PICU Nurse Practitioner Job

Children's Health - Advanced Practice Careers

Job Number: GRP20180404-18050

Location: Dallas, TX

Date Posted: 4-14-2018

Description:

Summary

The practitioner functions as a health care provider within the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) for the purpose of providing age-appropriate and culturally sensitive care. This position is open to Acute Care Nurse Practitioners (ACPNPs). This position involves care and management of patients in the PICU specialty setting. Care will include performing admission H&Ps, plan of care, and day-to-day management of PICU patients. Practitioner will manage (in collaboration with the attending) the entire inpatient course. Practitioner will initiatereferrals and floow up on consults to other providers. This position requires credentialing through our Medical Staff Services Department.

Qualifications

  • Current RN license (or eligibility) in the state of Texas
  • Current APN license (or eligibility) in the state of Texas
  • Recognition by the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners as an Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
  • BLS and PALS certifications
  • Previous PICU experience preferred

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