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Critical Care - Nurse Practitioner

CHOC Children's Specialists, Orange, California, United States of America Req #1
Thursday, May 2, 2019
CHOC Children's Specialists is a private pediatric subspecialty group with 20+ pediatric subspecialties.  The group practices at CHOC Children's which is a premier healthcare system based in Orange County, Calif.
CHOC Children's is exclusively committed to the health and well-being of children through clinical expertise, advocacy, outreach and research that brings advanced treatment to pediatric patients. 

Nurse Practitioner

Critical Care – PICU Night Coverage

 

Why CHOC Children’s Specialists?  Come join an organization that is defining the future of pediatric medicine in clinical care, research and education.  We are seeking a Nurse Practitioner for our Critical Care Division to function within the CHOC Children’s at Mission Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU).  With demonstrated nursing expertise in pediatric intensive care, the Nurse Practitioner will function in an advanced practitioner role as a clinical expert in the management of pediatric intensive care patients within a family-centered care environment.

Under the direction of the attending PICU attending and practicing within developed Standardized Procedures and Process Protocols, the Nurse Practitioner will evaluate, diagnose and treat pediatric intensive care patients.  Central to the role, the Nurse Practitioner will assist in developing and implementing plans of care for all patients in the PICU, as well as provide consultation and education to patients and their families.

The successful candidate will be a CA licensed and certified Nurse Practitioner with at least one year of experience in direct pediatric intensive patient care.  The candidate must demonstrate excellent communication skills.  At least one year of clinical pediatric Nurse Practitioner experience is required.

CHOC Children’s Specialists, a private pediatric subspecialty group, is composed of more than 250 physicians and 20 pediatric subspecialties.  The group practices at CHOC Children’s, a premier healthcare system based in Orange County, California.  Named one of the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report (2017-2018) and a 2016 Leapfrog Top Hospital, CHOC Children’s is exclusively committed to the health and well-being of children through clinical expertise, advocacy, outreach and research that brings advanced treatment to pediatric patients.

Orange County, California is famous for its warm climate, with average temperatures of over 70 degrees throughout the entire year. Orange County boasts unbeatable entertainment, shopping and attractions, with beautiful beaches, mountains and the desert all within short driving distance.

We offer an excellent benefits package including competitive compensation, CME allowance, comprehensive medical/dental/vision plans and a 401k Retirement Plan with an employer contribution independent of a salary deduction.

For additional information, please also visit our website at www.choc.org/specialists.

CHOC Children's Specialists is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, citizenship, national origin, ancestry (including language use restrictions), race, color, religion, religious creed, religious dress or grooming, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, military and veteran status.

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