Shift and Salary Grade
Salary Grade: 14
About Texas Childrens Hospital
Texas Children's Hospital is an internationally recognized full-care pediatric hospital located in the Texas Medical Center in Houston. One of the best pediatric hospitals in the United States, Texas Children's Hospital is dedicated to providing the finest possible pediatric patient care, education and research.
Texas Children's is nationally ranked in the top five among children's hospitals by both Child magazine and U.S. News & World Report. The hospital has garnered widespread recognition for its expertise and breakthrough developments in the treatment of cancer, diabetes, asthma, HIV, premature babies, and cardiogenic and attention-related disorders.
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The Transport Clinical Manager has 24 hour accountability for the clinical, educational, and administrative activities of the various clinical care providers (i.e. registered nurses, respiratory therapists, neonatal nurse practitioners, and emergency medical technicians) The Transport Clinical Manager collaborates with the Assistant Directors of: NICU, PICU, NNPs, Respiratory Care, and Transport, plus the Transport Medical Directors to ensure the delivery of high quality patient and family centered care.
Knowlledge & Skills:
Required for completely satisfactory performance in this job is a knowledge of:
Pediatric/Neonatal Transport Medicine
Current PALS and NRP (prefer instructor of one of the courses)
Quality improvement concepts
CAMTS accreditation standards
Word Processing Software
Clinical Documentation Software
Required for completely satisfactory performance in this job is the ability to:
Operate a personal computer
Monitor the quality of patient care on transport
Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and conflict resolution skills
Demonstrate critical thinking and problem solving skills
Cope effectively in stressful situations
Successfully complete the required agility testing program
Education & Experience:
Current RN Licensure by the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners
Bachelor's degree in Nursing
Minimum of 2 years transport nursing experience