Job Description


Maricopa Medical Center

Trauma Services

Phoenix, AZ

Regular - Full Time 40 Hours Per Week

Shifts: Days

Salary Range: $31.88 - $51.01

8/22/2019

Job Summary:

 

Under the general direction of the Trauma Program Manager, this position oversees both the pediatric trauma care quality and efficient coordination of care from pre-hospital to rehabilitation/Trauma Clinic; the promotion of injury prevention in the communities served by MIHS. Coordinates and provides trauma education and training to EMS personnel, rural emergency departments, and fire departments throughout the State of Arizona, and nationally as appropriate.  This position will also prepare and maintain the hospital for ACS verification and State designation as a Level 2 Pediatric Trauma Center.

 

Qualifications:

 

Requires a Bachelor's degree or higher in Nursing. Must have a minimum of five (5) years hospital nursing experience, including three (3) years of experience with clinical expertise in the practice of Pediatric Trauma Nursing.  PALS or ENPC instructor and ATCN or TNCC Instructor preferred.  Must possess a current, valid AZ RN license; temporary AZ RN license; or valid compact RN licensure for current state of practice.  Must also be in good standing with the issuing Board of Nursing. Must have a valid Arizona driver's license and be in good standing.  Requires ACLS, PALS, ENPC, and TNCC or ATCN.  This position requires knowledge and skill in professional nursing theory and practice, trauma care and trauma systems, principles of teaching and learning, and quality assurance.  Must have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to be self-directed, and communication skills both verbal and writing including knowledge of basic grammar, spelling & punctuation.  Requires the ability to read, write and speak effectively in English. Familiarity with quality assurance/risk management programs and patient and staff education preferred. Strong knowledge or pediatric trauma care and some Obstetric care knowledge preferred. Must possess good interpersonal and Requires computer literacy in Microsoft Applications. Knowledge with electronic medical record.



Living our values
At Maricopa Integrated Health System, our values inspire us to dream big and reach high. And we’re delivering some of the most sophisticated care in the country, while making a genuine difference in the lives of our patients and each other. That's the power of an environment driven by values like respect, leadership, compassion and education.

We are:
  • Maricopa Medical Center, a critical care hospital - the largest teaching hospital in AZ
  • The Arizona Burn Center, a nationally renowned regional burn center- 2nd largest in the nation
  • A level 1 Trauma Center and emergency department
  • The Arizona Children’s Center at MIHS, a 24/7 Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Unit
  • The Comprehensive Healthcare Center
  • The Desert Vista Behavioral Health Center
  • 12 Family Health Centers located throughout Maricopa County
Come live these values and enjoy:
  • Competitive wages
  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Arizona State Retirement System Plan with a lifelong pension upon retirement
  • Generous PTO + 10 holidays per year
MIHS is an equal opportunity employer.

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