PNP First Assist Cardiothoracic Surgery Req 92133

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If you are a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner or Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner with an extensive clinical background and experience in Cardiothoracic Surgery, consider joining the multidisciplinary team as the First Assist PNP in Cardiothoracic Surgery this leading academic children's hospital where care is provided for pediatric patients who are undergoing surgery to correct congenital and acquired heart conditions. The PNP in this role is responsible for the delivery of comprehensive quality patient care including diagnostic and therapeutic interventions. They have first assist, pre- and post- operative care, and clinic responsibilities in this strong team environment, specifically designed to provide the best possible care for patients being treated for complex heart conditions. This is a full time, days position.


Responsibilities of the PNP in the CT Surgery Job:
Assess patient conditions through histories and physical examinations
Order, perform, and interpret laboratory and diagnostic tests and procedures
Collaborate with the surgical team to establish diagnoses and develop treatment plans
Assume First Assist responsibilities in the OR
Initiate and followup on appropriate consultations and referrals
Provide continuity of care before, during, and after surgery, including followup outpatient care in the clinic
Provide education and support for surgical patients and their families
Participate in continuous performance and quality improvement projects for the department and the organization


Qualifications for the PNP in the CT Surgery Job:
Licensure as a nurse practitioner in the State of California
National nurse practitioner certification is preferred
Current surgical First Assist certification
Current BLS/ACLS certification
Current furnishing number or eligible from the California BRN
Current DEA registration or eligible
Excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills with the ability to direct projects and assist with team building and quality initiatives
PLEASE NOTE: Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioners will be considered for this position

Education Requirements

Education Requirements for the PNP in the CT Surgery Job:
Master's degree in Nursing

Hospital/Clinic Description

This 369 bed leading academic children's hospital enjoys a reputation as a leader in treating pediatric heart disease and providing complex heart surgeries. Their team of cardiac specialists specializes in treating heart defects in newborns as well as managing complex heart disease in children, adolescents and young adults. It has achieved Magnet status, the highest national recognition for quality patient care, nursing excellence, and innovations in professional nursing practice. This full time, days position is in a beautiful area of the U.S., a great place to live with close proximity to many famous California coast beaches, Orange County, and LA.
For more information, please contact Sharla Jepkes, Candidate Manager, Melnic Healthcare Providers Community, at or (800) 886-7906. Thank you.


Experience Requirements for the PNP in the CT Surgery Job:
3+ years of PNP CT Surgery experience in pre-op, post-op and the OR


CT Surgery; First Assist; inpatient; outpatient; pediatric; Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

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