APP Lead PA AC PICU Job Req 90452
| Advanced Practice Leader
90451 - Looking for a great opportunity to use your leadership and management experience? Bring your pediatric critical care nursing experience to assume clinical and administrative leadership responsibilities as the Lead Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) of this leading academic children's hospital located in Central Florida. The Lead Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in this Pediatric Intensive Care management role has 24 hour accountability for the clinical and administrative activities, coordinating services across the PICU department. They ensure critically ill or injured children with diverse medical and surgical conditions receive safe, efficient, and cost effective critical care.
Obtain patient histories
Perform physical examinations
Order, perform and interpret diagnostic tests and procedures
Develop, monitor and revise plans of care
Provide education and support for patients and families regarding diagnosis, ongoing care and prescribed medical treatments and medications
Collaborate and consult with physicians and other healthcare providers.
PNP Acute Care certification, required
Current ARNP license in the State of Florida, required
Current BLS and PALS license in the State of Florida, required
Recent PNP Hospitalist or PNP PICU experience, required
Join this leading children's hospital as an APP Lead in the PICU as a member of a premier pediatric health care system that is ranked nationally among Best Children's Hospitals for 2016-17 by U.S. News & World Report and has achieved Magnet designation for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice The new state-of-the-art 100 bed hospital is part of a 60 acre pediatric health campus that includes a new children's clinic, an ambulatory diagnostic center, the area's only pediatric emergency department and extensive research and education facilities. They pride themselves on treating every child as if they were their own.
For more information please contact Melnic Consulting Group, Jill Gilliland at Jill@melnic.com or 800-886-7906. Thank you.