AdventHealthPediatric ICU APRN or PA AdventHealth for Children Orlando, FL
Orlando, FL

Overview

Clinical Responsibility

  • Performs admissions, consultations, and daily care of pediatric patients in the Pediatric ICU setting.

  • Perform procedures including central venous lines, arterial lines, chest tubes, and endotracheal intubation.

  • Managing medical and post-operative ICU patients

  • Conditions treated: Respiratory Disease, Liver Failure/ Transplants, Multi-system organ failure, Uncontrolled/ New Onset Diabetes, Neuro-surgery patients and varying level of acuity and medical conditions. ECMO (preferred). No post operative cardiac care

  • Orders and interprets appropriate diagnostic tests, such as routine laboratory, X-ray, etc.

  • Educates patient and family on treatment plans, surgical procedures, pre and post-operative care, etc.

  • Monitors the patient’s course of treatment and makes appropriate referral to either a physician or specialist, as needed

  • Collaborates with physician and staff as necessary to provide consistent care to patients and support to staff

  • Always displays a caring and professional attitude

  • Passion for pediatric patients and families

  • 13 shifts a month – 13-hour clinical shifts (169 hours per month) Both day and night call

Knowledge, Education and Experience Required:

  • Master’s degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant studies

  • Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner preferred

  • 5 years’ experience as a Pediatric APRN or PA-C in an ICU or acute care setting (Highly preferred)

  • Strong communication skills

  • “Team player” mentality

  • Preference given to “nocturnist” applicants

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

  • Current, valid Florida APRN license (or eligibility to obtain FL licensure)

  • Certification by Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB) (Highly preferred)

  • BLS, and PALS certification required

  • Candidate must be able to successfully pass a third-party background check and pre-employment drug screen

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth

  • Job Schedule:

    Pay Range: -

  • Location: Orlando, FL

  • Job ID: JID_3774967_11718

  • Job Family: Physician Services

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