RN - Trauma Coordinator - Full Time - JVW
Come work with us at Jordan Valley Medical Center- West Valley Campus! JV West Valley is a community based hospital that has many diverse career opportunities. We work as a team, involving all employees, to provide the highest level of care to our patients. It is this teamwork that allows for career growth and promotes continuous learning.
JV West Valley has been serving the health care needs of the West Valley since 1963. This busy full-service hospital offers its neighbors a wide range of medical services and advanced medical technologies backed by a dedicated and caring staff. As the area has grown and changed, JV West Valley has responded by expanding its services, offering Women’s Services, ICU, Med Surg, Telemetry, Surgical Services, Physical Therapy, Behavioral Health, and one of the busiest emergency departments in the state.
Whether you want to work with patients in a clinical position, or your skills are in another field like maintenance, customer service, laboratory, administration, or even food production, there are roles suited for you at JV West Valley Campus.
Trauma Nurse Coordinator
The Trauma Clinical Nurse Coordinator provides specialized nursing care to trauma patients and their families. He/she works in conjunction with trauma surgeons, residents and nursing staff during the resuscitative, post-resuscitative, recovery, and rehabilitative phases of trauma care. This is accomplished through direct patient care, development of trauma related standards, education of other care givers, and measuring outcomes of care. In addition, the Trauma Nurse Coordinator is responsible for assisting Jordan Valley Medical Center in meeting the requirements of trauma-specific regulatory bodies. The Trauma Nurse Coordinator provides nursing leadership within the field of trauma nursing for the continuous development and evaluation of patient care and trauma system standards.He/she coordinates the provision of clinical care and education to patients and families and acts as a resource person. He/she provides ongoing continuing education to other professionals engaged in trauma care. He/she provides critical review of clinical care, identifies opportunities for improvement in care and actively works toward that end. Produces and maintains trauma inpatient data specific to role. The Trauma Nurse Coordinator may have specific duties assigned to assist the department in meeting the requirements of the trauma center and improving and evaluating care.
- Minimum one year experience in flight, trauma, emergency or critical care nursing is required.
- Current RN license in the State of Utah
- Current BLS (CPR) issued by American Red Cross or American Heart Association Healthcare Provider
- PALS and ACLS certifications
- Trauma Nurse Core Curriculum (TNCC) or equivalent (instructor status preferred).
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