05th June, 2021
Job Type: Contract-Traveler
General job duties:
Provide total care for children 0-22 years for both transitional and respite care who are medically complex. Equipment includes ventilators, trachs, G-Tubes, Orthotic and positioning devices. . Patients may have multiple physical disabilities but are considered to be stable enough to be home if they had Home Nursing, and parents were fully trained. RNs act as Resp Therapy and transfer from bedside to travel vents, suction pts, change circuits, administer vest and nebulizer therapies, mix meds and administer via G-Tube, mix feeds and adm via G- Tube, act as OT/PT/ when those therapists are not in house. They also hold, love on and play with children as well as Educate families and check off their care-giver training books, collaborate with social worker, case manager, APN, MD and AHK leadership.
Equipment utilized in the unit/dept: Epic EMR, Ventilators, Oximeters, Suction and Nebulizers, Hoyer lift, Automatic BP machines.
Apply For Job
- PICU, PIC, experience preferred and minimum of 1 year nursing experience. Must be comfortable working with our patient population and be willing to learn to change trachs, vent circuits, work with ventilators and educate families on how to provide care for their child and interact with children in a home like environment.