Children's National Hospital

        

Children’s National Hospital, based in Washington, D.C., has been serving the nation’s children since 1870 and is ranked among the Top 10 pediatric hospitals in the country. Children’s National is #1 in Neonatology for a fifth consecutive year and is ranked in every specialty evaluated by U.S. News & World Report, including placement in the top 10 for: Cancer (#5), Neurology and Neurosurgery (#3), Orthopaedics (#6), Pulmonology(#8), Nephrology (#6) and Diabetes and Endocrinology (#10). Children’s Hospital has been designated as a Magnet® hospital three times, a designation given to hospitals that demonstrate the highest standards of nursing and patient care delivery. Children’s National offers expert care through a convenient, community-based primary care network and specialty outpatient centers in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, including the Maryland suburbs and Northern Virginia. Home to the Children’s Research Institute and the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Children’s National is one of the nation’s top NIH-funded pediatric institutions. Children’s National is recognized for its expertise and innovation in pediatric care and as a strong voice for children through advocacy at the local, regional and national levels.

 

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
HSCPC OPED Therapist (Lanham, MD) - ( 210003PY ) Description Provides patient care in the OPED/AT department including evaluating patients for durable medical equipment, orthotics, and assistive technology to improve their independence and function. Qualifications Minimum Education Master's Degree Speech-Language Pathology from an American Speech- Language-Hearing Association accredited institution. (Required) OR Graduate of an ACOTE-approved occupational therapy curriculum. Initial certification by National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) (Required) Required Licenses and Certifications Current District of Columbia and/or Maryland licensure of OT, PT or ST or eligibility. Upon Hire (Required) Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. Upon Hire (Required) Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Upon Hire (Required) RESNA, ATP...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
HSCPC OPED Therapist (Lanham, MD) - Pipeline - ( 210003QB ) Description Provides patient care in the OPED/AT department including evaluating patients for durable medical equipment, orthotics, and assistive technology to improve their independence and function. Qualifications Minimum Education Master's Degree Speech-Language Pathology from an American Speech- Language-Hearing Association accredited institution. (Required) OR Graduate of an ACOTE-approved occupational therapy curriculum. Initial certification by National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) (Required) Required Licenses and Certifications Current District of Columbia and/or Maryland licensure of OT, PT or ST or eligibility. Upon Hire (Required) Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. Upon Hire (Required) Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Upon Hire (Required) RESNA,...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Ultrasound Technologist- PRN - ( 210003P6 ) Description Perform high quality Diagnostic Ultrasound exams while providing excellent patient care. "PRN"- Saturday Schedule Qualifications Required Licenses and Certifications A.R.D.M.S. registration required (Required) Functional Accountabilities Ultrasound Scanning Demonstrate working knowledge of all diagnostic ultrasound equipment and related components. Produce high quality ultrasound scans via appropriate choice of transducer, scale, focal zones, and gain. Scale. Possess excellent knowledge of cross sectional anatomy and ultrasound pathology and document such. Assist radiologists with interventional procedures as directed. Perform all exams in a timely and efficient manner . Quality Control Identify each image with proper and permanent patient data. Follow correct procedures regarding warm-up, use and shut down of equipment. Check paperwork, film...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Sr Echocardiography Technol - ( 210003LW ) Description The Sr. Echocardiography Technologist will perform a variety of technical and research responsibilities related to the Cardiology Echo Laboratory. Fetal Echocardiography experience preferred. Sign -On Bonus - $5000K for those that qualify! Qualifications Minimum Education Vocational Education High School diploma, Graduate of an approved school of Echocardiography. (Required) Minimum Work Experience 3 years Prior cardiology experience or equivalent combination of training and experience. (Preferred) 1 year Full time dedicated pediatric experience in an echo laboratory directed by a board certified pediatric cardiologist. (Required) Required Skills/Knowledge Registered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical/Cardiac Sonography (ARDMS), Registered in Pediatrics, or Registered by Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI), Registered Congenital Cardiac Sonographer Show...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Emergency Services Tech Specialist UMC ED Facility - PRN - ( 210003OS ) Description Collaborates with the multidisciplinary healthcare delivery team to provide specified care to patients with a wide range of injuries and illnesses. Anticipates patient care needs and facilitates implementation of diagnostic and treatment measures. Performs duties under the supervision of Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner or Physician. Acts as a role model for other technicians in both the technical and behavioral aspects of the position. Develops competency in all aspects of role within 3 months. Qualifications Minimum Education High School Diploma or GED (Required) Minimum Work Experience 2 years Direct patient care experience in an emergency setting and completion of an emergency, medical or nursing technician training program. (Required) Required Skills/Knowledge Comply with all Hospital/departmental policies/procedures regarding provision of...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Emergency Services Tech Specialist UMC ED Facility - PRN - ( 210003OM ) Description Collaborates with the multidisciplinary healthcare delivery team to provide specified care to patients with a wide range of injuries and illnesses. Anticipates patient care needs and facilitates implementation of diagnostic and treatment measures. Performs duties under the supervision of Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner or Physician. Acts as a role model for other technicians in both the technical and behavioral aspects of the position. Develops competency in all aspects of role within 3 months. Qualifications Minimum Education High School Diploma or GED (Required) Minimum Work Experience 2 years Direct patient care experience in an emergency setting and completion of an emergency, medical or nursing technician training program. (Required) Required Skills/Knowledge Comply with all Hospital/departmental policies/procedures regarding provision of...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
HSCPC Occupational Therapist - ( 210003RT ) Description The Staff Outpatient Occupational Therapist administers occupational therapy services as ordered by a physician and in accordance with accepted practices of occupational therapy. He/she is responsible for evaluating, planning and implementing occupational therapy services for the outpatient population. Qualifications Required Skills/Knowledge Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to assure appropriate assessment and treatment to the developmental/chronological age of the patients served. Has enthusiastic interest and/or experience in pediatric program development/enhancement. Ability to work well with others. Ability to communicate well, both verbally and in writing. Computer system/software proficiency. Required Licenses and Certifications Current/eligible for District of Columbia occupational therapy license. (Required) Certification by the National Board for Certification in...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Equipment Technician - PRN (Respiratory Therapy Students) - ( 2100039U ) Description The Equipment Technician will disinfect, process, store and stock equipment and supplies for use in patient care areas, utilizing established infection control practices. The Technician is responsible to adjust and store equipment according to need. The Equipment Technician will remove, disinfect, and replace soiled equipment and supplies to be disinfected and/or repaired. The Equipment Technician will also maintain the stock, appearance, and cleanliness of all assigned equipment per manufacturer 's instructions and in alignment with established infection control procedures. Qualifications Minimum Education High School Diploma or GED (Required) Minimum Work Experience 1 year Experience, acquired via working in a hospital setting. Would like candidate to have experience with infection control procedures, biomedical equipment, and medical applications or...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Respiratory Care Practitioner Level I- 7 pm to 7am - *10K Sign-On Bonus* - ( 200001NR ) Description Under general direction of the department manager, according to departmental and hospital standards, the Respiratory Care Practitioner, referred to as RCP-I, is responsible for administering all levels of Respiratory Care to treat patients with cardiopulmonary dysfunction and/or disabilities. RCP-I will function to the level that is usual and customary for Acute Care and ER. The RCP-I will maintain all skills and knowledge sufficient to provide safe, effective, and appropriate care to all ages of patients including neonates, infants, toddlers, children, adolescents, and adults. Qualifications Minimum Education Associate's Degree - Completion of a minimum two years of college training in an AMA approved Respiratory Care Program. (Required) Minimum Work Experience 1 year -Work experience in Respiratory Care (Preferred) Specific...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Clinical Pharmacist, Medication Safety Specialist (Pipeline) - ( 210003KN ) Description The clinical specialist for Medication Safety, will be responsible for leading safe medication practices Children’s Hospital and entities. Under the direction of the VP/Chief Pharmacy Officer, Manager/ Director of Med Safety, Regulatory & Compliance, this position will oversee the regulatory medication requirements and, work to standardize medication error reporting, analysis and prevention strategies, develop standardized safe medication practices, and coordinate support and assessment. This position will identify areas for improvement and potential safety risks using internal and external data, will ensure adoption of national and organizational recognized practices, and will serve as an educational resource for safe medication practice standards. This position will work closely with the Patient Safety Team, nursing, and all internal Pharmacy leaders & their teams...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
HSCPC Speech Language Pathologist - ( 210003LT ) Description The Staff Speech Language Pathologist administers speech therapy services as ordered by a physician and in accordance with accepted practices of speech therapy. He/she is responsible for evaluating, planning and implementing speech therapy services for the outpatient population. Qualifications Minimum Education Master's Degree Speech-Language Pathology from an American Speech-Language-Hearing Association accredited institution (Required) Required Licenses and Certifications Speech-Language Pathologist Current/eligible for District of Columbia Upon Hire (Required)Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Upon Hire (Required) Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association or in process of certification through a current clinical fellowship (Required) Job Functions Essential job duties: Perform and document...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
CF Speech/Language Pathologist- SRC - ( 210003MB ) Description The Clinical Fellow Speech-Language Pathologist will be responsible to evaluate speech/language of children and provide remediation for children with communication disorders. Qualifications Minimum Education Master's Degree Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology. (Required) Minimum Work Experience 1 year 0-1 Years of Experience. Recent graduate from an accredited university. (Required) Functional Accountabilities Patient Evaluation Use appropriate protocol for age and disorder; complete protocol in a timely fashion. Show skills for a variety of disorders and test instruments. Use knowledge of cultural linguistic features appropriately in the diagnostic process. Use translators when appropriate; demonstrate use of appropriate language when necessary. Adapt procedures for specialized disorders (e.g., stuttering, alternative/augmentative...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Sterile Processing Tech (Certified) 3p-11:30p - ( 2100037L ) Description This position requires the overall inspection, preparation, receipt and issuance of sterile processing equipment and supplies to the Operating Room and inpatient units. Performance of these technical tasks are integral to the support of clinical operations of the Operating Room. Must be CRCST certified. Qualifications Minimum Education High School Diploma or GED Required Licenses and Certifications Certification as a registered central service technician (CRCST) (Required) Minimum Work Experience 6 months to 1+ years related experience (Required) Required Skills/Knowledge Moderate computer ability Communication Skills Training (Inclusive of written and verbal skills). Knowledge of aseptic technique. Basic calculations (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division). Human relations and interpersonal skills. Good telephone etiquette. Ability to...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
PRN Medical Technologist (7:30am-4pm every other weekend as needed) - ( 210003GB ) Description Performs Chemistry, and Hematology procedures in accordance with established procedures and policies. Records and reports results; operates and maintains equipment; monitors quality control standards; evaluates new instruments and tests. Performs clerical and service duties as required. Qualifications Minimum Education Bachelor's Degree Bachelor's in Medical Technology or equivalent related field of science (Required) Minimum Work Experience 1 year Experience in an accredited clinical laboratory (Required) Required Skills/Knowledge Math Ability Level: Statistics preferred. Good interpersonal and communication skills important Knowledge and skills related to LIS desirable. Required Licenses and Certifications Registry or eligible as MT(ASCP) (Required) Functional Accountabilities Technical Performance Perform routine...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Medical Technologist - Microbiology - ( 2000027U ) Description The Medical Technologist - Microbiology will perform moderately complex to highly complex tests requiring the exercise of independent judgment and responsibility with minimal supervision. Will have the capacity to operate clinical laboratory equipment in the completion of automated and manual procedures. Technologist trained as one may be assigned to any area or combination of areas. Qualifications Minimum Education Bachelor's Degree Specific Requirements and Preferences Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology or equivalent related field of science. (Required) Minimum Work Experience 1-2 years in an accredited clinical laboratory. (Required) Functional Accountabilities Technical Performance 1. Performs Microbiology, Mycology, Virology, Molecular Diagnostics and Immunology procedures in accordance with established procedures and policies. 2. Records and reports results;...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Pharmacy Technician (Night) - ( 210000KN ) Description The Pharmacy Technician (NIGHT) will assist Pharmacists with technical and supportive functions. Will train and provide orientation and guidance to Pharmacy Technicians. Will assist to plan and assign the Technician's work schedule. Qualifications Minimum Education High School Diploma or GED Minimum Work Experience 1 year Specific Requirements and Preferences Experience as a Pharmacy Technician (Required) Required Skills/Knowledge Ability to understand and speak English fluently and clearly. Ability to lift approximately 25 lbs. Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Ability to function in a leadership role. Functional Accountabilities Maintain 1. Maintain Pyxis® drawer configuration and contents; print standard and special request reports. 2. Maintain records of controlled substance orders, receipt, and disposition....

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Medical Technologist - Microbiology - ( 210000EF ) Description The Medical Technologist - Microbiology will perform moderately complex to highly complex tests requiring the exercise of independent judgment and responsibility with minimal supervision. Will have the capacity to operate clinical laboratory equipment in the completion of automated and manual procedures. Technologist trained as one may be assigned to any area or combination of areas. Qualifications Minimum Education Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology or equivalent related field of science. (Required) Minimum Work Experience 1-2 years in an accredited clinical laboratory. (Required) Functional Accountabilities Technical Performance 1. Performs Microbiology, Mycology, Virology, Molecular Diagnostics and Immunology procedures in accordance with established procedures and policies. 2. Records and reports results; operates and maintains equipment; monitors quality...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
ECMO Specialist - RT - ( 2100010Z ) Description Evergreen Requisition - Based on experience, applicants will be matched to appropriate open positions. The ECMO Specialist - RT will function as an identified resource to staff in a service area. Provide comprehensive patient care to a variety of patients. Incorporate all members of the health care team in the planning and delivery of patient care. Deal successfully with the most complex clinical problems as they relate to ECMO. Demonstrate expanded knowledge base through participation in program projects and activities. This staff member may be transferred into regular staffing as required. Qualifications Minimum Education Bachelor's Degree: Respiratory or a related field; 4 year program Minimum Work Experience 3 years Related clinical experience in a comparable setting (This may be substituted with prior ECMO training for PRN positions only). 2 years ICU...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Clinical Engineer - PRN - ( 2100010Y ) Description The Clinical Engineer will participate in various levels of medical equipment selection, installation, setup, and disposition of medical equipment. H/She will participate and coordinate necessary equipment issues during construction projects to assure that the necessary equipment is included in the project, specified to architect, purchased, installed, and setup appropriately. Will demonstrate project leadership abilities (independently) to manage the process through a timeline, communicate status, and follow through on commitments. Independently create and design the medical equipment solution with the clinical provider and carry it through to implementation. H/She will provide consultation and training to clinical staff in the area of medical equipment application, usage and areas in which alternative applications are possible to improve care. Provide clinical application training on a variety of devices to...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Pulmonary Diagnostics RCP I- PRN - ( 210000UL ) Description The Pulmonary Diagnostics RCPI will report to the Manager, Pulmonary Diagnostics Lab, for operational oversight. The Manager will provide oversight of the assessment of technical competencies and training. The RCPI will be responsible for completing the training protocol provided at the time of hire in within the probationary period. They will be able to provide clinical support for respiratory needs at the time of hire including treatments, educational encounters, and ventilator evaluations. They will be expected to complete simple spirometry training and be able to work with patients independently when performing this test and other services listed above by the end of probationary period. All work will comply with the ATS standards of testing, DOH and JCH guidelines and hospital policies and procedures. They will become familiar with all lab processes and procedures and how to access assistance or...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Medical Technologist (M-F 11pm -730am Weekend Rotation) - ( 21000156 ) Description Performs Blood Bank procedures in accordance with established procedures and policies. Records and reports results; operates and maintains equipment; monitors quality control standards; evaluates new instruments and tests. Performs clerical and service duties as required. Qualifications Minimum Education Bachelor's Degree Specific Requirements and Preferences Bachelor's in Medical Technology or equivalent related field of science (Required) Minimum Work Experience 3 years Specific Requirements and Preferences Experience in an accredited clinical laboratory (Required) Required Skills/Knowledge Math Ability Level: Statistics preferred. Good interpersonal and communication skills important Knowledge and skills related to LIS desirable. Functional Accountabilities Technical Performance 1. Perform routine technical procedures as assigned...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Medical Technologist - ( 210001JA ) Description Performs Blood Bank, procedures in accordance with established procedures and policies. Records and reports results; operates and maintains equipment; monitors quality control standards; evaluates new instruments and tests. Performs clerical and service duties as required. Qualifications Minimum Education Bachelor's Degree Bachelor's in Medical Technology or equivalent related field of science (Required) Minimum Work Experience 1 year Experience in an accredited clinical laboratory (Required) 1 year Blood Banking Experience (Required) Required Skills/Knowledge Math Ability Level: Statistics preferred. Good interpersonal and communication skills important Knowledge and skills related to LIS desirable. Required Licenses and Certifications Registry or eligible as MT(ASCP) (Required) Functional Accountabilities Technical Performance Perform routine technical...

Children's National Hospital Washington, DC, USA
Medical Lab Technician - ( 210001FK ) Description The Medical Lab Technician will perform routine laboratory tests, records and report results according to established procedures. Set up and maintain equipment; monitor quality control standards. He/She will perform routine clerical and service duties as required. Duties may vary according to assigned area or shift. Qualifications Minimum Education High School Diploma or GED (Required) And Vocational Education completion of a 2 year (or greater) vocational/technical training program (Required) Associate's Degree (Preferred) Required Skills/Knowledge Basic calculations (addition, subtraction, multiplication and divison) Functional Accountabilities Technical and Reporting Skills Perform routine technical procedures as assigned following standard operation protocols. Report test results in writing, orally and/or by computer according to established procedures. Document...