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AdventHealth Careers for VeteransAHMG Pediatric Surgery at Orlando Surgical PA or APRN First Assist Full-time inpatient opportunity with some outpatient
Orlando, FL


AdventHealth Medical Group Pediatric Surgery at Orlando is looking for a surgical physician assistant or nurse practitioner to join our growing pediatric surgery team in the greater Orlando area. The ideal candidate would be comfortable working with a supervising physician in an inpatient and outpatient setting. In addition, the ideal candidate should have a good surgical foundation as well as first assist and pediatric experience.

General Summary:

The PA-C/APRN works as a collaborative practitioner with the pediatric surgery team, daily responsibilities may include:

  • Patient management and surgical first assist for pediatric general surgery patients.

  • Collaborate with supervising physician, pediatric surgery team and staff to provide consistent patient care in the inpatient hospital and outpatient clinic settings.

  • Perform and document patient histories and physical exams.

  • Order and interpret appropriate diagnostic tests, such as routine laboratory, X-ray, Ultrasound etc.

  • Monitors the patient’s course of treatment and implement care plans.

  • Participate in daily inpatient rounds.

  • Evaluate consultations in the emergency department and outpatient office.

  • With appropriate training and supervision, perform bedside procedures such as newborn circumcision, extra digit excision, drainage of abscess, local wound care, ostomy and gastrostomy tube care.

  • Receive and triage children’s transfer center calls and consults.

Schedule Details:

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule and provide services at AdventHealth Orlando

  • Schedule is currently Monday-Friday, no call, no weekends. Hours per week are variable.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies or Nursing

  • 1-2 years of Surgical Experience, First Assist, and/or OR experience preferred.

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

  • Current, valid Florida PA or APRN license

  • Certification through NCCPA, ANCC or equivalent

  • Current PCLS and BLS certification required

Category: Physician Services

Req ID: ORL-2024-A51-PedsSurg-New

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: ORL-2024-A51-PedsSurg-New

  • Job Family: Physician Services

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