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Company Name:

Children's Health

Location:

Dallas, Texas

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Medical Crew and Medical Operations

Industry:

Healthcare

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

2 - 5 years

Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Posted

May 3, 2018

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Transport Registered Nurse- Children's Health Dallas

Children's Health in Dallas in Dallas is actively seeking an experienced Transport Registered Nurse. 

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The Clinical Registered Nurse- Transport is responsible for complete patient care in conjunction with fellow team members during inter-hospital transport, including responsibility for assessment and stabilization of transport patients, as well as performance of necessary diagnostic and therapeutic interventions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Complete physical assessments with the ability to distinguish normal from abnormal findings.
  • Successful assessment of at-risk status.
  • Performance of such diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as necessary and appropriate for the care of the patient. Such procedures will include:
    • Administration of medications
    • Establishing IV access peripherally, intraosseous, internal/external jugular, and umbilical venous catheter insertion.
    • Venipuncture, Arterial puncture and Tracheal intubation.
    • Laryngeal mask airway insertion, Cricothyrotomy, Needle Thoracostomy.
    • Chest tube placement.
    • Interpretation of blood gases and lab values.
    • Maintain, monitor, and evaluate non-invasive diagnostic equipment.
    • Determine need for respiratory assistance and oxygen requirements.
    • Monitor, maintain, and initiate medical/therapeutic gas and delivery devices.
    • Initiate and/or modify mechanical ventilation needs of patients.
    • Maintain and monitor continuous ventilatory care.
    • Perform and/or assist in CPR and other emergent procedures
  • Communication with family including condition of patient, disease information (if possible) expectation with transport, and measures that will be done at Children’s.
  • Maintains communication with attending physician during transport, as per protocols.
  • Maintains communication with referral staff, as per protocols.
  • Maintains knowledge and competency in the use of all transport equipment.
  • Perform other duties and special projects as required.


Qualifications​

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited program of professional nursing; Bachelor’s degree preferred.

  • Must be licensed to practice Nursing in the State of Texas.
  • Current BLS/PALS required on the first day of employment.
  • Must obtain and maintain EMT-P, STABLE, NRP, ACLS, ATCN or equivalent within 18 months of hire.
  • Dallas city ambulance driving permit within 18 months required.

Experience
  • Minimum of two years pediatric intensive care experience, or equivalent, is required.

Company Name:

Children's Health

Location:

Dallas, Texas

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Medical Crew and Medical Operations

Industry:

Healthcare

Position Type:

Full Time

Required Experience:

2 - 5 years

Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Posted

May 3, 2018

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