Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Neurosurgery Job Req 90556
| Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Acute Care
90556 - Consider joining the Neurosurgery team at this leading academic children's hospital as the Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner in this new Neurosurgery job. As the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner clinical expert with advanced nursing skills and experience, you will be a member of the multidisciplinary team in this Neurosurgery job where children with the most complex disorders that affect the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves receive care.
Responsibilities of the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Neurosurgery Job:
Obtain patient histories and perform physical examinations
Order, perform, and interpret diagnostic and laboratory tests, scans, and procedures
Provide direct patient care for complex neurosurgery patients
Provide appropriate treatments, therapies and procedures and make referrals as indicated
Prescribe and monitor medications
Provide patient and family education and support
Qualifications for the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Neurosurgery Job:
Two years of RN work experience, required
Current CRNP license and certification to practice in Pennsylvania, required
Demonstrated, effective skills in consultation, required
Certification as a Pediatric NP in Neurosurgery, preferred
This leading academic children's hospital is recognized as one of the nation's best for their outstanding and compassionate care of patients and their families through the high level of state-of-the-art care in their Neurosurgery Unit. The hospital is nationally ranked in U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals for 2017-18, and has achieved Magnet status for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice.
For more specific information on this exciting Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Neurosurgery job, please contact Melnic Consulting Group, Jill Gilliland, at email@example.com or (800) 886-7906. Thank you.