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PRN Advanced Technologies Specialist - Apheresis at Egleston

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Date: Sep 8, 2017

Location: Atlanta, GA, US, 30322

Company: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Requisition #:  12241     
Name of Location:   Egleston
Work Schedule:  Variable
Employment Type:  PRN
Work Days:  Variable 

 

 

 

JOB SUMMARY

Participate as a member of the multi-disciplinary team in assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating comprehensive patient care services.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Current license as a Registered Nurse, or Registered Respiratory in the State of Georgia.
  • Degree from an accredited academic clinical program; Associate’s degree required.
  • Excellent communication, assessment and patient care skills, as well as flexibility and ability to function in a high-stress environment required.
  • Previous experience as an ECMO specialist in a neonatal, cardiac, and/or pediatric care setting preferred.
  • Previous experience with extracorporeal procedures in a neonatal, and /or pediatric care setting preferred.
  • Must maintain current BCLS and Children’s ECMO certification or Apheresis competency.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Manage the ongoing process of healthcare delivery to patients and parents incorporating age related and developmental specific requirements.

Participate in the educational process related to the delivery of healthcare.

Collaborate with staff and medical team in identifying clinical issues for investigation and research and incorporates findings into department practice.

Provide educational activities and orientation designed to improve clinical competence.

Manage the environment for the delivery of care.

Participate in the discharge planning process.

Promote department, professional practice, and organizational goals. 

Pursue educational and leadership opportunities to enhance professional growth and clinical expertise.

 

 

Location Address:  1405 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA  30322
Function:  Nursing - Nursing-Bedside

 

 

Overview:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent dedicated to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow.

With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 575 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 60 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for eleven consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country.  Connect to our mission of being Dedicated to All Better and impact the lives of hundreds of thousands of patients and their families each year.


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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