Position Summary: Responsible for delivery of care to the patient population of critically ill/injured neonatal/pediatric patients whose complex and changing needs are addressed by the use of the nursing process. Transport nurses will be responsible for flight and ground transport requirements. The Children's Hospital transport nurse will retain the authority, responsibility, and shift accountability for the delivery of nursing care, for their patient while on transport. The transport nurse will function as a resource and offer assistance, in any area where there is a Children's hospital patient, when not on transport.
- Current unencumbered licensure with the WV Board of Registered Professional Nurses, or appropriate state board where services will be provided, as a registered professional nurse OR current multi-state licensure through the enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC).
- Obtain Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Certification AND S.T.A.B.L.E Certification within six (6) months of hire.
- Obtain the following Certifications within two (2) years of hire: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) AND Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) AND Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) OR International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) OR Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS).
- Obtain Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification within 30 days of hire.
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