Provide direct care and assume primary responsibility for clinical management of patients in ambulatory and primarily inpatient settings. Obtain patient histories, perform physical examinations, order, perform, and interpret diagnostic tests, prescribe medications, and develop treatment plans. Direct or participate in case management and continuing care. Collaborate, refer, and consult with department attending physicians, specialists, and other members of the health care team to deliver effective, efficient, safe, and high quality care. Contribute to organizational and departmental continuous performance and quality improvement projects. Participate in education and research efforts for patients, families, and the health care team.
- Master’s degree in nursing with a concentration in a pediatric or family nurse practitioner program.
- Recent pediatric cardiology experience either as an NP or RN; if new grad NP, must have CICU or PICU RN experience, including caring for cardiac surgery patients.
- Active, unencumbered registered nurse and advanced registered nurse practitioner licensure in the State of Washington.
- Current national certification as a pediatric or family nurse practitioner.
- Active Drug Enforcement Authority registration.
- Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).
- Active clinical privileges as an Allied Health Provider, Seattle Children’s Hospital.
- Two years experience in a nurse practitioner role.
- Two years experience in pediatric health care.
Seattle Children's Hospital - 23 months ago
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