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 Neurology Department and discover how your talents can change lives, yours included.
This Nurse Practitioner will be responsible for:
Evaluating and managing children presenting neurological processes and associated comorbidities such as developmental delays and behavioral issues in the outpatient setting
Obtaining medical histories, assessment, obtaining appropriate diagnostic studies, interpreting findings, and developing a management plan including prescribing medications, according to the written guidelines and/or in collaboration with the attending physician, with subsequent documentation and patient education.
Providing direct care, education, and telephone consultation to patients and families.
Communicating as needed with referring physicians, primary care providers, school personnel, and other professionals to meet the patient's needs.
Working 40 hours, 4 10-hour shifts.
To qualify, you must have:
A Master's degree in Nursing and Licensed FNP or PNP.
3 years RN experience required, neuroscience nursing preferred.
Ability to work in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team, excellent collaboration and communication skills.
Certification in specialty area (Neuroscience Nursing - CNRN) at time of hire strongly preferred
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 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.