HCA, Hospital Corporation of America ECLS Specialist Adult in Dallas, Texas

Adult ECLS Specialist

Location : Medical City Dallas

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.

Adult ECLS Specialist Job Summary :

  • Provide ECLS care to patients within scope of Nurse Practice Act & NBRC (Respiratory Therapist)

  • Works under the direction of the ECMO Medical Director, Manager of adult perfusion and Collaborates with CVICU Nurse Manager 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 CVICU and throughout the organization.

    Adult ECLS Job Requirements :

  • 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

  • PRN Certified Clinical Perfusionist must have 3 years of perfusion experience

  • Current Registered Nurse in State of Texas or compact license; or Current Respiratory Care Practitioner licensed in the State of Texas or Certified Clinical Perfusionist with active Texas license

  • Current American Heart Association BLS provider

  • Current American Heart Association ACLS provider

  • CCRN preferred (if RN)

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities :

    Advanced principles and techniques of circulation technology and general adult cardiac critical care. Interpersonal skills necessary to work with physicians, hospital employees, patients, family members, and community professionals. Ability to teach adult learners using a variety of teaching methods.

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Title: ECLS Specialist Adult

Location: Texas-Dallas-Medical City - Dallas

Requisition ID: 01505-107071