Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California
December 22, 2017
Full Time - Experienced
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, the premier pediatric burn, orthopaedic, spinal cord injury and pediatric subspecialties medical center, is looking for a highly motivated Nurse Practitioner to become part of our Pediatric Surgery team.
Responsibilities include working with pediatric surgeons in providing follow-up care; performing or coordinating the performance of pre-operative history and physical examinations for all pediatric surgery patients; attending and supporting pediatric surgery clinics, including providing assessment and treatment of outpatients; providing assessment and treatment of pediatric surgery patients with urgent problems; assisting with surgery; and participating in wound care. Will also provide support for program development, marketing and clinical research projects.
Requires Nurse Practitioner licensure, State of CA license, certification by appropriate boards and CPR and PALS certifications. Five years of experience is strongly preferred. Pediatric experience is desirable. Spanish language proficiency is a plus, but not required.
SHCNC offers a competitive salary and benefit package, including continuing education and professional development opportunities. Other considerations include, free parking, team approached interdisciplinary care, friendly environment and the satisfaction that our patients are receiving the best care available at no cost to them.
About Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California
As a regional pediatric medical center, the Northern California Shriners Hospital cares for children throughout the Western United States, Canada and Mexico. The hospital is a destination of choice for patients and families seeking comprehensive, compassionate care for complex medical needs that include orthopaedic conditions, spinal cord injuries, burns, scars from any cause, cleft lip, gastro-i...ntestinal diseases, ano-rectal disorders, chest wall malformations and other surgical needs. The hospital partners with emergency air ambulances to transport critically injured children and coordinates transportation to and from the hospital for patients whose families cannot provide or afford travel. Children have the opportunity to be evaluated and treated by doctors recognized by their peers as the best of the best.