Registered Transport Nurse Specialist (RN) – Pediatric Express Care

Subspecialty: Critical Care Unit

Posted: 7/8/2019

Company: University of Maryland Medical Center

Location: Baltimore, Baltimore Metro Area

Description: Registered Transport Nurse Specialist (RN) – Pediatric Express Care
Schedule: Full-time Rotating

Come elevate your skills and experience by working with our 122 bed Children’s Hospital within the larger 800-bed University of Maryland Medical Center, a Magnet designated Academic Medical Center. We offer comprehensive care across the lifespan offering the most technologically advanced medical and surgical.
We are looking for talented Pediatric Transport Registered Nurses to join our critical care nursing team here at University of Maryland Medical Center.

As a Registered Nurse at UMMC, you’ll experience:
• A supportive and collaborative work environment working closely with board certified pediatric critical care and pediatric emergency medicine faculty and a multidisciplinary care team committed to the care of children ages 0-21.
• An Achievable Professional Advancement model: Opportunities to progress in function, skills, and pay through our achievable promotion schedule;
• The opportunity to work in a specialized care environment at an Academic Medical Center with a nursing centered care model, Magnet Designation and US News and World Report ranking as a Top 50 Pediatric Cardiology and Heart Surgery Centers.
• A comprehensive benefits package including health, vision and dental coverage including prescription drug coverage, Tax-Free Savings Plans and more!
• A highly competitive wage scale: Annual merit increases and a base wage scale that is measured against to market standards.
• Generous tuition reimbursement of up to $10,000 per year for your graduate degree at University of Maryland School of Nursing.
• Located in downtown Baltimore near the Inner Harbor and Camden Yards, you won’t find a more vibrant place to work!

Position type: Full-time

Qualifications: ABOUT THE UNIT:
The University of Maryland Medical Center operates a busy critical care and interfacility transport service with both adult and pediatric teams. A separate Neonatal team services primary neonatal transports. Cross coverage to the adult transport team is available for qualified candidates.
• ExpressCare and MD Express Care for Kids are comprised of critical care personnel, specialty care paramedics, transport nurses, and communication staff.
• A primary mission of ExpressCare for Kids is to provide safe and effective specialty transport for pediatric patients requiring a higher or more sophisticated level of in-hospital care.
ExpressCare crews are capable of the following specialty transports:
• Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)
• Pediatric and Neonatal interfacility
• Critical care
• Intra-aortic balloon pumps
• Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. Current licensure in the State of Maryland as a Registered Nurse.
• Following certifications required: Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS); Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification; Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).
• Critical Care Nurse Certification (CCRN is required or must be obtained within one year of employment). Management may grant a six-month extension for special circumstances.
• Two (2) years tertiary care ICU or comparable experience required.

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We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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