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AdventHealth Careers for VeteransAHMG Newborn Nursery Part-Time APRN or PA-C Serving AdventHealth for Children
Orlando, FL

Overview

One of the premier children’s hospitals in the nation, AdventHealth for Children sets the standard for innovation, quality and comprehensive care. We have designed a hospital from the ground up that is a child-centric healing environment like no other.

In an effort to make our children feel safe and at ease, we have also assembled a world-class team of doctors, specialists, nurses and healthcare professionals who are second to none. At their disposal are some of the most advanced technologies, therapies and treatments available. We lead the way, not only in our approach to healthcare, but in research as well, finding new methods for treating children so we can improve outcomes.

We are proud to have the only bone marrow transplantation program in the region and our advanced neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) have international reputations of excellence.

General Summary:

  • The Pediatric APRN or Physician Assistant, under the supervision of the Physician, who acts as the collaborative practitioner, is responsible for:

  • Performs admissions, consultations and follow up care of pediatric patients in the hospital setting

  • Orders and interprets appropriate diagnostic tests, such as routine laboratory, X-ray, etc.

  • Educates patient and family on treatment plans, surgical procedures, pre and post-operative care, etc.

  • Monitors the patient’s course of treatment and makes appropriate referral to either a physician or specialist, as needed

  • Collaborates with physician and staff as necessary to provide consistent care to patients and support to staff

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Enthusiastic team player

  • Passion for pediatric patients and families

  • Flexibility in current schedule, shifts are on an as needed basis

  • Displays a caring and professional attitude at all times and actively participates in outstanding customer service

  • Enhance the delivery of excellent, cost-effective health care

Required Education/Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant Studies

  • 1-3 years in Pediatric APRN/PA-C experience preferred

  • Experience working in a Newborn Nursery as an APRN or PA-C preferred

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

  • Current, valid Florida APRN or PA-C license, or ability to obtain

  • Certification by Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB) or NCCPA

  • BLS, ACLS and PALS certification

Hospital Description

Our Walt Disney Pavilion at AdventHealth for Children is a full service, tertiary children’s hospital with over 200 dedicated pediatric beds, more than 30 peds ICU beds with a dedicated peds CICU, a 102 bed NICU, 17 bed pediatric emergency department and statewide pediatric network and transport system. We started our comprehensive pediatric open heart program in 2012 and have a strong track record of positive outcomes. We also have several key destination programs including our level IV Epilepsy program, the region’s only BMT and solid organ transplants including kidney and liver, and we increased Orlando area NICU beds to 150 total in 2017. Our unparalleled network consists of 30 hospitals across the state with one children’s hospital at the center totals over 23,000 births and several extremely successful pediatric subspecialty programs including outreach clinics. These 30 hospitals refer patients for tertiary and quaternary services to our main location near downtown Orlando. Our newest program has brought pediatric liver transplant services to Central Florida. In 2019 through 2024, AdventHealth for Children is recognized by US News and World Report as the best Children’s Hospital for newborn care in Florida. We are also recognized by The Leapfrog Group as a top Children’s Hospital for quality and safety, and we are a magnet designated hospital for nursing care.

Community Description

AdventHealth is conveniently close to many gorgeous homes, downtown urban living, shopping, and great schools. As one of the most visited American cities, Orlando has world-class attractions including Universal Studios, Walt Disney World, and easy access to both coasts for numerous world renown beaches. Orlando is home to major league soccer (Orlando City Lions), NBA basketball (Orlando Magic) as well as University of Central Florida sports. The city also has many public and private universities and colleges. The Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts hosts variety of musical and theatrical performances throughout the year.

  • Hospital Website (https://www.adventhealth.com/hospital/adventhealth-children)

  • AdventHealth for Children

  • Orange County Parks and Recreation (https://www.orangecountyfl.net/cultureparks.aspx)

  • Seminole County Parks and Recreation

  • Orange County Florida (https://www.orangecountyfl.net/)

  • Osceola County Florida

Category: Physician Services

Req ID: 20300471

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

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    Pay Range: $Competitive -

  • Location: Orlando, FL

  • Job ID: 20300471

  • Job Family: Physician Services

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