Pediatric Congenital Heart Surgery Nurse Practitioner

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Palm Health Resources

Pediatric Congenital Heart Surgery Nurse Practitioner Los Angeles,California

We are searching for a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner with extensive Pediatric Congenital Heart Surgery expertise!
 
Candidate must be someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you’ll provide developmentally appropriate and age appropriate health maintenance for well children, episodic care for ill children, and comprehensive care for children with chronic conditions, including independent and interdependent responsibilities in the assessment, diagnosis, and initiation of treatment and procedures. The role involves direct care for cardiac disorders in infants, children, and may cross into adults with congenital heart disease. 

 

  • Utilizes advanced practice knowledge and skills to systematically collect and evaluate health assessment data, and to manage a caseload of patients
  • Demonstrates effective communication skills and works with eliminate communication barriers
  • Utilizes effective and appropriate interviewing skills to elicit information from patient and/or family and collaborates with them in the development of the plan of care
  • Serves as an educational resource for the patient and family, community, and other health care professionals
  • Applies new knowledge relevant to pediatric nursing to clinical practice
  • Demonstrates current professional, managerial, and/or technical knowledge and skills
  • Demonstrates nurse practitioner role behaviors consistent with the development advanced nursing practice

 

  • Master’s degree in science in nursing (MSN)
  • Registered Nurses License by CA Board of Nursing
  • Eligible or Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner by CA Board
  • A broad knowledge of adult and child learning principles and how to apply these principles to teaching
  • Ability to operate all types of equipment and perform routine and special procedures used in the daily advanced nursing care of children
  • The ability to work effectively with others, and the ability to demonstrate leadership qualities

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