University of Rochester Mobile Stroke Transport Unit - Registered Nurse-Level II in Rochester, New York

Schedule

Per diem position available, D/E/N, weekends as needed, primarily days

Responsibilities

The Mobile Stroke Transport RN is a member of a multi-disciplinary team functioning in the pre-hospital setting to expedite the care of patients with suspected stroke. Clinical duties include responding to suspected stroke calls in the community as part of an emergency medical response team, performing NIH stroke scale, communicating with stroke physician via telemedicine, administration of medications. Participate in equipment maintenance, quality improvement reviews, and ongoing program development. Strong applicants will have at least 3 years of neuroscience critical care or emergency department experience and excellent communication skills.

Qualifications

Requires a Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's degree from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State RN license in good standing. Applicants will have a minimum of 6-12 months of RN experience. This position assumes the charge nurse role, actively participates in unit/service activities, supports co-workers, and assesses unit needs.

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

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Job Title: Mobile Stroke Transport Unit - Registered Nurse-Level II

Location: Critical Care Nursing

Job ID: 210761

Regular/Temporary: Regular