What You Will Do:
Experienced Registered Nurse (RN) – Shock Trauma Center Hyperbaric Chamber
Full-Time – Day Shift
Come elevate your skills and experience by working with a world class 800-bed, Magnet-designated Academic Medical Center.
We are looking for talented Critical Care Registered Nurses to join our nursing team here at University of Maryland Medical Center.
Established in 1965, the Center for Hyperbaric Medicine at Shock Trauma is internationally recognized for its leadership and expertise in the clinical application of hyperbaric therapy.
With the only multiple hyperbaric chamber in the State of Maryland, the Center can accommodate up to 23 patients and care providers per dive.
Conditions that are responsive to hyperbaric oxygen therapy include:
- Gas/air embolism and decompression illness
- Carbon monoxide poisoning and smoke inhalation
- Clostridial and nonclostridial gas gangrene, including necrotizing infections
- Crush injury and acute traumatic ischemia
- Compromised skin grafts and flaps
- Acute blood loss anemia (particularly in Jehovah's Witnesses)
- Radiation tissue damage
- Enhancement of healing in selected wound problems, such as nonhealing ulcers in patients with diabetes or peripheral vascular disease
Within this Center, recreational and commercial scuba divers can also undergo dive physicals to ensure they are healthy enough to dive.
Specialists at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center are available for consultation and patient referral 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Ambulatory patients are evaluated in Shock Trauma's Outpatient Clinic on a scheduled basis.
As a Registered Nurse at UMMC, you’ll experience:
o A supportive and collaborative work environment
o An Achievable Professional Advancement model: Opportunities to progress in function, skills, and pay through our achievable promotion schedule;
o The opportunity to work in a specialized care environment at an Academic Medical Center with a nursing centered care model and Magnet Designation;
o A comprehensive benefits package including health, vision and dental coverage including prescription drug coverage, Tax-Free Savings Plans and more!
o A highly competitive wage scale: Annual merit increases and a base wage scale that is measured against market standards.
o Generous tuition reimbursement of up to $10,000 per year for your graduate degree at the University of Maryland School of Nursing.
Located in downtown Baltimore near the Inner Harbor and Camden Yards, you won’t find a more vibrant place to work! What You Need to Be Successful:
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing, with a Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred
Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Maryland, or eligible to practice due to compact state requirements outlined by the Maryland Board of Nursingo
- ICU experience preferred
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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