Pediatric Cardiac Care Center - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Rochester, NY


The Pediatric Cardiac Care Center APP works in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team to provide evidence-based care in a critical care setting. The APP participates in clinical evaluation and management of pediatric ICU patients with responsibilities including direct patient care for all ICU level pediatric cardiac surgical, pediatric cardiology, and PICU overflow patients. Additional responsibilities include participating in QI and research projects, educational conferences, and APP student precepting. The applicant should be highly motivated with excellent clinical skills, sound judgement, and able to work in a high acuity, fast paced environment. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, an enthusiasm for learning, a strong work ethic, the ability to work well in a team-based environment, and excellent critical thinking skills. Prefer applicants to have 1-2 years of relevant experience, but will consider exceptional new graduates. Requirements: Eligible for PNP/PA NYS licensure and national certification.


Nurse Practitioner

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.

Physician Assistant

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 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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Pay Range

Pay Range: $44.71- $67.07

The referenced pay range represents the minimum and maximum annual salary for this faculty position. Individual salaries will be determined within the job’s salary range, and will be determined by considering factors including, but not limited to, market data, education, experience, qualifications, expertise of the individual, and internal equity considerations. Incentive-based compensation may also be applicable and will be discussed during the hiring process.

Location: Pediatric Services
Full/Part Time:
Schedule: Full time position available- days and nights with weekends and holidays per unit requirements