The Transport Nurse is an experienced, professional nurse who is responsible for the stabilization and organized
transport of critically ill patients for Lurie Children’s. As an extension of this responsibility, the
Transport Nurse triages and facilitates requests for patient transfer from referring hospitals. The Transport
Nurse is responsible for the development of educational programs. Customer service, communication and public relations are key aspects of this position.
The position actively supports the Hospital's and department's Continuous Quality Improvement and customer
service goals through modeling of appropriate behavior and by providing a work environment conducive to attaining these goals.
Provide staffing in the Transport Communications Center
Knowledge base/technical skills: