AC PNP Cardiac Care Unit Job Req 90518
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90518 - This is a great job with the cardiology team at this leading academic children's hospital in the Midwest as the Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in the Cardiac Care Unit caring for pediatric patients with congenital or acquired cardiology conditions, many of whom are recovering from cardiology or cardiovascular surgery. The Acute Care PNP job in the 36 bed CCU provides comprehensive individualized care for pediatric patients in this unit with the most advanced cardiac care technology available.
Responsibilities for the Acute Care PNP in the Cardiac Care Unit Job:
Obtain patient histories and perform physical examinations
Order, perform and interpret diagnostic and therapeutic tests and procedures
Prescribe pharmacologic and non pharmacologic interventions
Perform therapeutic or corrective measures to treat illness and improve health condition
Provide education and support for patients and their families
Collaborate with the cardiology and healthcare teams to ensure best possible care and service
Participate in research program design, implementation and interpretation
Qualifications for the Acute Care PNP in the Cardiac Care Unit Job:
Certification as an Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
APN licensure in the State of Illinois
BLS and PALS certification
Excellent interpersonal and basic computer skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
This is a great job opportunity for the experienced PNP in the CCU at this leading academic children's hospital, ranked number 7 in the U.S. on the Honor Roll of U.S. News and World Report's Best Children's Hospitals in the nation for 2017-18. Their Cardiology and Heart Surgery program is ranked 3rd in the nation. It has achieved Magnet status, the highest national recognition granted to a hospital or medical center for quality patient care, nursing excellence, and innovations in professional nursing practice. It has been named one of the top children's hospitals by Parents magazine and one of the top hospitals for patient safety by The Leapfrog Group. With 1,100 pediatric specialists representing 70 pediatric specialties, their goal is to "provide children with access to the most advanced cures, treatments and technologies performed by the best minds in pediatric medicine.
For more information, please contact Melnic Consulting Group, Jill Gilliland, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (800) 886-7906. Thank you.