Job Facility: University of Maryland Medical Center
Employment Type: Full Time
What You Will Do:
At the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC), a designated Magnet facility, we are a team. Nurses and doctors, specialists and therapists, work shoulder-to-shoulder to give our patients the care they deserve. We take time to celebrate each other’s contributions and treat each other with respect by valuing each other’s ideas and opinions. Ultimately, we support each other’s growth. Together, we form a world-class team dedicated to furthering the practice of patient care.
We are looking for an Experienced Pediatrics Registered Nurse (RN) to join our Express Care / Transport Department! **also requires 2 years of Intensive Care Unit (ICU) experience**
The University of Maryland operates a busy critical care and interfacility transport service. ExpressCare is comprised of critical care personnel, specialty care paramedics, transport nurses, and communication staff. A primary mission of ExpressCare is to provide safe and effective transport for patients requiring a higher or more sophisticated level of in-hospital care. ExpressCare crews are capable of the following specialty transports:
• A competitive wage scale. • Up to $10,000 a year for your graduate degree at the University of Maryland School of Nursing. • An achievable professional advancement model. • A comprehensive compensation and relocation package. • A full benefit package including Health, Vision, Dental, 3 weeks’ vacation + sick + floating personal holidays, retirement contribution, and more
What You Need to Be Successful:
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
Bachelor’s of Science Nursing (BSN)
Current licensure in the State of Maryland as a Registered Nurse.
Currency in the following certifications required: Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS); Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification; Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Critical Care Nurse Certification (CCRN); and annual Infection Control, Fire Safety, and TB training.
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.