ECMO Nurse/UKHCRequisition Number:
RN/WEPP/ECMO SpecialistDepartment Name:
H3080:Critical Care ServicesWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$25.71-42.94/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
ADNRequired Related Experience:
3 yrsRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Licensed NursePhysical Requirements:
Staff must be able to push/pull at least 50lbs. Staff must be able to provide excellent and efficient primary patient care in a transport setting (by ground in an ambulance, rotary aircraft or fixed-wing aircraft).Shift:
Must be available to work two 12 hour shifts every weekend (7a-7:30pm or 7p-7:30a). Must also be available for some holidays and to take call. This is a Weekend Premium Pay (WEPP) position.Job Summary:
The position of the ECMO specialist is necessary for the safe, effective and efficient care of the patient on ECMO.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Critical thinking, attention to detail, flourishes in high pressure situations, able to effectively communicate with multidisciplinary teams.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Experience in the care of ECMO/ECLS patients strongly preferredDeadline to Apply:
02/23/2021University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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