AdventHealth Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery - Surgical PA or APRN First Assist in Orlando, Florida
Surgical Physician Assistant(PA-C) or Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) with First AssistCertification, Full-Time Career Opportunity
ADVENTHEALTH MEDICAL GROUPPEDIATRIC ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY AT ORLANDO
Formerly known as Florida Centerfor Pediatric Orthopaedics
AdventHealth for Children-Orlando, Florida
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery Department at Orlando has a great opportunity for
a certified Physician Assistant (PA-C) or Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
(APRN) with first assist certification to join a growing practice. The role
involves orthopedic management of patients ranging from newborn to early
adulthood. This individual would work in outpatient and inpatient settings as
well as assist in surgery.
Walt Disney Pavilion at AdventHealth for Children (formerly
Florida Hospital for Children) is a full service, tertiary children’s hospital
with over 200 dedicated pediatric beds including a 22 bed PICU, 10 bed Cardiac
ICU, 102 bed NICU, 17 bed pediatric emergency department and statewide
pediatric network and transport system. Our unparalleled network consists
of 27 hospitals across the state with Walt Disney Pavilion at the center and
several extremely successful pediatric subspecialty programs including outreach
AdventHealth Medical Group (formerly known as Florida HospitalMedical Group) is associated with AdventHealth; the largest Protestantnot-for-profit healthcare system in the world. AdventHealth is a national leader in quality, safety and patientsatisfaction. AHMG’s advanced practice providers (APPs) help manage thetreatment and care for our patients in the office practice setting as well asat AdventHealth’s eight campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration,East Orlando, Kissimmee, Orlando, Winter Park and AdventHealth Waterman inTavares.
The APP, under the supervision of the Physicians is responsible
Performing historiesand physical exams on pediatric orthopedic patients in both the office and hospital.
Handlingdaily patient rounds, patient education and discharge summaries
First assisting in the Operating Room
Other procedures which include but are not limited to: Jointinjections, aspirations, cast application, dressing changes, fracture reduction
Ordering and interpretingappropriate diagnostic tests, such as laboratory, X-ray, MRI, etc.
Assisting patient and family with pre- and post-proceduraleducation
Monitoring the patient’s course oftreatment and places orders for referral to the appropriate specialist.
Collaborating with physician andstaff to provide consistent care to both the parents and the patients.
Main Outpatient office location: Orlando
Satellite offices: Daytona and Winter Garden
Hospitals covered: Orlando and Winter Garden
Call rotation is 1 in 4
Community and Benefit Highlights
Practice andHospital located Orlando, Florida the “City Beautiful” just minutes awayfrom Downtown Orlando.
Very closeproximity to other gorgeous cities such as Winter Park, College Park,Baldwin Park, Maitland, Altamonte Springs, Lake Mary, and Longwood.
Easy commuteto nearby beaches and local theme parks such as Disney World and UniversalStudios among many more
CompetitiveSalary, Comprehensive Benefits, Extremely low-cost health care premiumsfor single or family plans
Knowledgeand Skills Required:
Abilityto establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, officestaff, patients, parents and hospital medical staff
Desireto become part of a multi-disciplinary program
Someevening and weekend on-call/rounding will be required
Master’s degree in nursing or Physician Assistant Studies
Experience with pediatric orthopedics
First assist surgical experience
Licensure,Certification, and Registration:
- Current, valid Florida PA-C license (or eligible); APRN with 1 st
- Certification through NCCPA or other nationally recognized certification
Job: Physician Assistant
Primary Location: US-FL-Orlando
Organization AdventHealth Medical Group Central FL
Job Level Staff / Associate
Education Level Master's Degree
Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time
Job Posting May 1, 2019, 9:38:51 AM
Req ID: 276474
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.