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University of Rochester Pediatric Vascular Access Team - Level III - 233314 in Rochester, New York

Pediatric Vascular Access Team - Level III Job ID 233314

Location Pediatric Nursing Full/Part Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Schedule

FT position available (36 hours): D/E, weekends and holidays per service needs

Responsibilities

The candidate must be able to work independently, be flexible and able to assume the responsibility for the nursing care and documentation of vascular access in pediatric patients, spanning from neonates to age 19. Responsibilities include assessment of patients for vascular access, planning for line insertion (including recommended support for placement), ultrasound guided peripheral intravenous access and placement of PICC lines. Team members will be responsible to be a resource for all types of central line care and maintenance issues. Responsibilities also include supporting new nursing staff by providing education, mentor support for peripheral IV catheter insertion and participating in the pediatric service safety and quality initiatives. Candidate will be eligible for the Vascular Access Board Certification after 1 year of experience. Must have 3 years of pediatric nursing experience, PICC certification preferred but not necessary.

Qualifications

Requires a Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's degree from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State RN license in good standing. Applicants will have a minimum of 3 years of RN experience. This position utilizes expert skill and knowledge to deliver nursing care, directs others, and assumes the role as a care coordinator or preceptor.

How To Apply

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

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