Nurse Practitioner - Pediatric Gastroenterology - Job Req 90828
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We have a great job opportunity with a leading academic children's hospital in Pennsylvania for an experienced Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in outpatient Gastroenterology. The PNP in this GI role is a member of the strong team that provides comprehensive high level, followup outpatient care, treatment, and services for infants, children and adolescents with conditions of the GI system. This Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in GI has no responsibility for procedures or surgeries. This is a Monday-Friday, 8-5 position with no weekends or call.
Responsibilities of the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Gastroenterology Job
Obtain patient histories and perform physical examinations
Order, perform, and interpret diagnostic and laboratory tests
Develop and monitor plans of care
Prescribe and monitor medications
Follow up on plans of care compliance in the outpatient clinic to ensure discharge plans that transfer patients to outpatient providers are being followed
Initiate referrals and follow up on consultations
Provide patient and family education and support
Please Note: There is no responsibility for procedures or surgeries
Qualifications for the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Gastroenterology Job
Current license to practice as a CRNP by the Pennsylvania Board of Nurse Examiners
Excellent communication skills
Education Requirements for the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Gastroenterology Job
Master's degree in Nursing
This leading academic children's hospital is recognized as one of the nation's best for their outstanding and compassionate care of children and their families through their high level of state-of-the-art evaluation, treatment, and care. 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 information, please contact Sharla Jepkes, Candidate Manager, Melnic Healthcare Providers Community, at email@example.com or (800) 886-7906. Thank you.
Experience Requirements for the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Gastroenterology Job
Minimum of 5 years of clinical pediatric nurse practitioner experience; GI experience is preferred.
Gastrointestinal; outpatient; pediatric; Pediatric Nurse Practitioner