Pediatric Cardiac Care Center - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
In collaboration with a multidisciplinary team, the APP participates in clinical evaluation and management of pediatric cardiac ICU patients. Responsibilities include direct patient care for all ICU level pediatric cardiac surgical and pediatric cardiology patients. Responsibilities will include assessment of patients completing H&Ps, daily notes, care coordination, follow up on ECG/Cardiac testing, and patient/family education Additional responsibilities include participating in QI and research projects, educational conferences, and APP student precepting. Applicant should be highly motivated with excellent clinical skills, sound judgement, and able to work in a high acuity environment. Prefer applicants to have 1-2 years of relevant experience, but will consider exceptional new graduates. Requirements include: NY state licensure as an NP with National Certification within 3 month of appointment or Board-Certified PA. 1-3 years of pediatric cardiac experience preferred.
Requires a Master's Degree in Nursing or related field and an active New York State license in good standing. Applicants will have 5 years experience as an RN with one to three years of leadership experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. The Nurse Practitioner influences the quality and delivery of care in various roles including consultant, researcher, mentor, and practitioner. This role may be unit, program, or service based and is involved in continuous quality improvement initiatives.
Completion of an AMA approved Physician Assistant program, licensure in good standing, and certified as a Registered Physician Assistant. Demonstrated clinical competence, superior verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal effectiveness and customer relation skills, computer competence and must have an active desire to learn. This role may be unit, program, or service based and is involved in continuous quality improvement initiatives.
How To Apply
Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.
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Location: Pediatric Services
Schedule: FT position,