Overview

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, APRN or Physician Assistant, PA-C

Full Time Position – Inpatient and Outpatient

AdventHealth Medical Group Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Celebration – Celebration, FL

General Summary:

The APRN or PA-C, under the supervision of the Physician(s) who acts as the collaborative practitioner, is responsible for:

  • Performing physical examinations of patients; evaluation and treatment of injuries or illness of patients with GI related conditions in the outpatient and inpatient settings - New patient consults, follow ups, pre/post procedural follow up, patient education 
  • Treating patients with various conditions related to the full scope of the digestive system, liver functions and esophagus including but not limited to: Barrett’s Esophagus, Colorectal Cancer Screening, Colonoscopy, Capsule Endoscopy, ERCP, GERD, IBD, Crohns, Ulcerative Colitis, Liver Disease, Upper GI Disorders
  • AdventHealth Celebration hospital will be the primary hospital covered
  • Orders and interprets appropriate diagnostic tests, such as routine laboratory, X-ray, etc.
  • Monitors the patient’s course of treatment and makes appropriate referral to either a physician or specialist, as needed
  • Collaborates with physician supervisor and staff, as necessary to provide consistent care to patients and support to staff
  • Displays a caring and professional attitude at all time as well as maintaining personal and professional growth
  • Schedule is Monday through Friday, includes a weekend rotation 

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, patients and the public
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong medical decision-making skills are a must
  • Must be able to work flexible hours 

Required Education and Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant studies 
  • 1-2 Years of Experience as an APRN or PA-C in Gastroenterology

Licensure, Certification, and Registration Required:

  • Current, valid Florida APRN or PA license
  • ANCC (or equivalent) or NCCPA certification
  • Current BLS and ACLS

Hospital Description

AdventHealth Celebration, a part of AdventHealth Orlando, formerly known as Florida Hospital Celebration Health is a 237-bed, state-of-the-art hospital that serves as a showcase of innovation and excellence in healthcare. Our reputation for delivering highly efficient, patient-focused and cost-effective care allows us to achieve optimum health and wellness for patients with an emphasis on healing the whole person - mind, body and spirit. AdventHealth Celebration has been serving the residents of Osceola, Orange, Polk and Lake counties, and patients from around the world.

Community Description

Orlando is known as the City Beautiful. There is much more than theme parks here! Our community is culturally diverse and a great place to raise a family. We have excellent public and private schools. Orlando is also the setting for several colleges and Universities, including the University of Central Florida.  We are home to multiple theaters, art museums, art festivals and film festivals. We are well known for our excellent restaurants. We have a vibrant sports community with national teams like the Orlando Magic Basketball and Orlando City Soccer Club. We offer year round pleasant weather for outdoor fun and are only an hour away from some of the most scenic beaches in the Southeast.