AdventHealth Medical Group Critical Care - East Cluster - PA or ACNP at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
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  • Job Family
    Physician Services
  • Travel
    Yes, 50 % of the Time
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Medical Group Central FL

Job Description

AdventHealth Medical Group Critical Care at Central Florida

AdventHealth Altamonte Springs

Physician Assistant, PA-C or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, ACNP

    General Summary: The APP under the supervision and direction of the Physician and within the credentialing standards of the Hospital: (other duties as assigned)

    • Obtain patient health histories and complete physical examinations and documents findings
    • Order and interpret appropriate diagnostic and laboratory tests, explaining the necessity, preparation, nature and anticipated effects of procedure(s) to patients, patient's family, staff and healthcare learners.
    • Formulates and implements a treatment plan for acute illness management in collaboration with the designated primary supervising physician and/or attending back-up physician(s) and documents as necessary
    • Interfaces patients with monitoring and instrumentation equipment and directs and educates others in performing the same functions.
    • Assesses patients for changes in status and institutes appropriate interventions, including initiation of necessary emergency interventions to stabilize patient.
    • Procedures performed but not limited to: inserts and manages arterial catheters, central venous catheters, pulmonary artery catheters, CPR; airway management including bag and mask ventilation, endotracheal intubation defibrillation, and other procedures commensurate with an ICU environment
    • Directing administration of life supporting drugs according to established protocols
    • Performs and participates in quality/performance improvement activities and clinical research.
    • Participates in and supports accreditation, compliance, and regulatory activities of the organization.

    Schedule Information:

    • 14 (12-hour) shifts required per month
    • Ability to provide in-hospital coverage on a rotating shift basis
    • Ability to travel to multiple locations
    • Hours are either 7 AM – 7 PM (Day), or 7 PM to 7 AM (night)
    • Predominantly nights (<40% of shifts will be day shifts)
    • The shifts will include days, nights, two weekends per month and holiday rotation
    • Opportunity for the East Cluster of AdventHealth Altamonte Springs, AdventHealth East Orlando, AdventHealth Winter Park


    • Master’s Degree in Nursing (Acute Care Certified) or Physician Assistant (PA) Studies
    • Current, valid Florida APRN or PA-C License
    • Current ACLS and BLS certification
    • FCCS, ATLS certifications (Preferred but not required)
    • Previous experience in the ICU (highly preferred)

    Employment Perks:

    • Competitive salary with annual incentive and extra shift potential
    • 403(b) plan with employer contribution
    • CME allowance
    • Paid Occurrence Based Malpractice
    • First day health insurance with extremely low healthcare premiums
    • Relocation assistance
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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