Critical Care Interfacility Transport Nurse

  • Tower Health
  • Dec 23, 2020

Job Description

Overview

TowerDIRECT is a single Emergency Medical Service (EMS) for Tower Health. Having a unified ambulance service supports Tower Health’s goal of providing patients with timely and high-quality care, while developing an EMS program that can grow, innovate, and better respond to the ever-changing healthcare environment.

Responsibilities

The Critical Care Transport Nurse develops, implements, and evaluates the nursing plan of care and medical plan of care in the pre-hospital and in hospital
environment in collaboration with all disciplines. The Critical Care Transport nurse may also provide assistance throughout the hospital as needed, dependent
on call volume and completion of other assigned duties.

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Qualifications

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing
  • Bachelors degree preferred

CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS

  • PA Registered Nurse License
  • PA DOH Pre-Hospital Registered Nurse (PHRN) Certification (REQUIRED)
  • AHA Basic Life Support Certification
  • AHA Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification
  • AHA Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification
  • TNCC/ITLS/PHTLS within one year of hire
  • NRP within one year of hire
  • Nursing Certification in related area of expertise preferred

EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 2-3 years of nursing experience in an acute care setting (ICU, ED)
  • Previous Critical Care Transport experience preferred