Overview

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, APRN or Physician Assistant, PA-C –
Full Time Position
AdventHealth Medical Group Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Winter Park – Winter Park, 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 inpatient and outpatient setting - 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, IDB, Crohns, Ulcerative Colitis, Liver Disease, Upper GI Disorders
  • AdventHealth Winter Park 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
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
Required Education/Experience:
  • 1-2 Years Experience as an ARNP or PA-C in Gastroenterology
  • Master’s degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant studies

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

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

Hospital Description

AdventHealth Winter Park, a part of AdventHealth Orlando, formerly Winter Park Memorial Hospital was chartered in 1951. The hospital has grown from the visionary efforts of a handful of Winter Park residents and community leaders, to a 320-bed acute care facility that is a model of community health and wellness. Over the years the hospital has continually expanded to meet the needs of the community, adding an upscale obstetrics and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at The Dr. P. Phillips Baby Place, AdventHealth Winter Park’s Outpatient Center and Women's Services, cancer care at AdventHealth’s Cancer Institute, Winter Park, and state-of-the-art surgery, recovery and rehabilitation at the Florida Hospital Orthopaedic Institute.

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.