HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Pediatric ECLS Specialist PRN in Dallas, Texas

Pediatric ECLS Specialist - PRN (As Needed)

Location: Medical City Dallas

Founded in 1974, Medical City Dallas Hospital is recognized for its state-of-the-art medical facilities and commitment to excellence in patient care. Offering nearly 100 specialties, we are conveniently located in the heart of North Dallas, just 15 minutes from downtown Dallas and a short drive from North Dallas suburbs.

Our medical team consists of more than 1,200 physicians, many of whom are recognized as the world’s best in their specialties. Patients travel to Medical City from all over the United States and more than 75 other countries for the sophisticated treatment offered by our 400 in-house physician specialists. Medical City offers a full-service adult hospital and pediatric hospital, with separate adult and pediatric emergency rooms, as well as numerous outpatient clinics and diagnostic centers. Our providers have access to state-of-the-art technology and are pioneering new medical procedures every day to accommodate patient needs. We operate as a 796-bed tertiary care center, and we hope from the moment you walk through our doors, you will notice the Medical City difference.

ECLS Specialist Job Summary: * Provide ECLS care to patients within scope of Nurse Practice Act & NBRC (Respiratory Therapist)

  • Works under the direction of the Surgical Director, Medical Director, pediatric perfusion and ECLS Coordinator. Collaborates with CHSU & PICU Nurse Managers and Respiratory Manager for the educational needs of the staff in caring for ECMO patients.

  • Help coordinate and participate in activities of the ECMO team required for quality patient care

  • Participates in education to various groups regarding services rendered and care for patients requiring ECMO within the congenital heart surgery unit and throughout the organization.

    ECLS Specialist Job Requirements Include:

  • IF RN hired after 6/1/12, BSN required within 24 months of hire into RN position.

  • Registered Nurse or Respiratory Therapist with a minimum of 3 years of clinical experience and that is pursuing or has completed an approved ECLS training program or a Certified Clinical Perfusionist, with active Texas License, with a minimum of 3 years of experience

  • RN license or Respiratory Care Practitioner license in the State of Texas or Certified Clinical Perfusionist with active Texas license

  • Current American Heart Association BLS provider

  • PALS preferred

  • CCRN preferred (if RN)

Job: *Other

Title: Pediatric ECLS Specialist PRN

Location: Texas-Dallas-Medical City - Dallas

Requisition ID: 01505-93925