The Peds CT Surgery Nurse Practioner assists in the development, implementation and application of Peds CT Surgery care protocols and pathways. The NP is a practitioner working witn increasing responsibility and authority in the Peds CT Surgery setting to assess the needs of pateints, develop plans of care, and ensure that an optimal achievable quality of care if delivered within a specific area. This NP serves as an advocate for the patient and their families, and uses the philosophy of Patient / Family Centeredc Care to Creast an environment where patients and families actively participate in their care. In addition, the NP evaluates patients by completing a brief medical history and physicial exam prior to surgical procedures ensuring correctlyness and safety of the procedure being performed.
Basic Requirements: Graduation from an accredited Nurse Practioner Program.
Acute Care Pediatric Care Nurse Practitioner license
PALS and BLS certification
Georgia Regents Medical Center - 14 months ago