A registered professional nurse employed by Erlanger Medical Center in the T.C. Thompson Childrens Hospital Pediatric ICU who is responsible for the direct and/or indirect care of the critical pediatric patient.
Required: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing.
Required: One year experience of either ICU or PICU.
Preferred: Pediatrics nursing experience, ICU nursing experience, PICU nursing experience, and/or nursing experience.
Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Required: Current licensure to practice nursing in the state of Tennessee. PALS within a year. BLS required within 30 days of hire
Department Position Summary:
A registered professional nurse employed by Erlanger Medical Center in the TC Thompson Childrens Hospital Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) is responsible for direct and/or indirect care of the PICU/PICU patient.
The TCTCH-PICU RN must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served in the PICU. The PICU nurse is an advocate for the patient, demonstrating knowledge in the principles of growth and development over the life span, providing compassionate, progressive care with the ability to assess data of the patients status and interpret the information to formulate the appropriate plan of care to reflect the patients status in compliance with the TCTCH-PICU departments policies and procedures.
|Date Posted||May 31, 2018|
|Date Closes||August 29, 2018|
|Located In||Chattanooga, TN|