BJC Careers

Nurse Coordinator, Pediatric Trauma Service

Saint Louis, MO
Nursing Services

Job Description

Job ID: 1179019
Employment Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

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For more than 130 years, St. Louis Children's Hospital has provided exceptional care for children in all 50 states and 80 countries around the world. With its academic partner, Washington University School of Medicine, Children’s is consistently ranked among the nation’s best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. A member of BJC Healthcare, St. Louis Children’s Hospital follows one simple mission – to do what’s right for kids. That mission comes to life through medical discovery, innovative therapies and compassionate care. In 2018, Children's expanded with a state-of-the-art, 12-story medical tower. To learn more, visit, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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Role Purpose

Coordinates the health care of select patient populations/designated service across the continuum of care. Responsible for coordination of patient contact, patient education, prepares patient/family for procedure/test in collaboration with the healthcare team.


  • Facilitates patient care by assessing and evaluating patient's physical, psychosocial and emotional needs.
  • Coordinates the delivery of safe and appropriate patient care governed by evidence-based clinical practice.
  • Monitors care and data to optimize patient outcomes.
  • Facilitate the education of patients and families. Acts as a resource to the health care team.
  • Ensures actions meet and support the overall goals of the business.

  • Minimum Requirements



  • Nursing Diploma/Associate's
  • - Nursing



  • 2-5 years

    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

    Licenses & Certifications

  • RN


    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information



  • Bachelor's Degree
  • - Nursing


    Licenses & Certifications

  • Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) Certification
  • Certification in Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course (ENPC)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification
  • Trauma Nurse Specialist (TNS) Certification
  • Certified Pediatric Nurse (CPN)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
  • Pediatric Emergency Room Nurse (CPEN) Certification

    Clinical - Direct Skills

  • Level I Trauma - 3 years or more

    Professional - Non Clinical Skills

  • Teaching/Presentation - 2 years or more
  • Curriculum Development - 1 year or more
  • Event Planning - 1 year or more

    Office/Computer Skills

  • Microsoft Power Point - 2 years or more
  • Microsoft Word - 2 years or more
  • Microsoft Excel - 1 year or more

    Additional Job Information

  • 40 Hours per Week -
  • Rotating - 8 hour shifts, may start at any time depending on business need -
  • Weekend Rotation as Required by Department -
  • Benefits Eligible -

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


    Equal Opportunity Employer