The Pediatric APRN or PA-C, 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 Pediatric Cardiovascular ICU setting, including intubation, ventilator management and other procedures that may be required.
Managing medical and post-operative ICU patients.
Conditions treated: Congenital Heart Surgery, Neurosurgery, Oncology, Epilepsy, Complex Medical, Liver Transplant.
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.
Candidate must be able to successfully pass a third-party background check and pre-employment drug screen.
Knowledge and Skills Required:
Enthusiastic team player, team currently consists of 5 PCICU physicians, and 4 other APP’s.
Group sees over 200 heart cases annually.
Ability to work as needed for days, nights and weekend shifts.
Ability to perform procedures: lines, intubations, etc (highly preferred).
Education and Experience Required:
Master’s degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant studies
Master of Science in Nursing in Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – preferred
1-3 years in experience as a Pediatric APRN or PA-C in an ICU, acute care or ER setting
Cardiac ICU experience as an APRN or PA-C (Highly Preferred)
Experience with ECMO (Highly Preferred)
Licensure, Certification, and Registration:
Current, valid Florida APRN license (or eligibility to obtain FL licensure)
Certification by Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB) (Highly preferred)
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner with Acute Care Certification (Highly preferred)
BLS, ACLS, PALS, and NRP certification
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
The salary range reflects the anticipated base pay range for this position. Individual compensation is determined based on skills, experience and other relevant factors within this pay range. The minimums and maximums for each position may vary based on geographical location
Category: Physician Services
Organization: AdventHealth Medical Group Central FL
Req ID: JID375673411718
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.
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Location: Orlando, FL
Job ID: JID_3756734_11718
Job Family: Physician Services