At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Esophageal and Airway Treatment Center and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant will be responsible for:
Providing coordination and direct care to patients diagnosed with Esophageal Atresia and related conditions who are admitted to the program.
Functioning as the point person for patients who have been accepted into the program and coordinating pre-hospitalization care.
Primarily assisting in the care of hospitalized patients - including making assessments, obtaining medical histories, performing physical exams and ordering necessary diagnostic and therapeutic interventions on patients under the direction of supervising physician(s). Majority of time will be spent caring for inpatients.
Participating in daily rounds to reinforce plan of care.
Some outpatient follow up care which may include direct care, telephone triage, and coordination of care in patient's medical home and provision of ongoing support to patients, their families and referring providers.
In addition, participating in marketing and publicity initiatives, research and database development. Working with multiple hospital departments, including the international office. Excellent communication skills, flexibility, interest and experience working in a team setting/complex academic environment will be essential.
Monday - Friday, day shifts. Will consider 40 hours (four 10-hour shifts); or 36 hours (three 12-hour shifts).
T o qualify, you must have:
A Master of Science in Nursing and certification as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner or Family Nurse Practitioner. Or a Master's Degree from an accredited Physician Assistant program.
MA licensure as an Advanced Practice Nurse, or Physician Assistant.
3-5 years of PA, or RN/NP acute care (hospital) experience.
NICU or ICU experience a plus.
Excellent organizational and communication skills and computer skills.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.