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As health care continues to evolve, we are looking for Advanced Practice Providers who wish to grow with us both personally and professionally. We hope you will see that you belong with AdventHealth (formerly Florida Hospital) in the same way that hundreds of other Advanced Practice Providers have in recent years. These APP's have helped continue to shape AdventHealth (formerly Florida Hospital) and AdventHealth (formerly Florida Hospital) Medical Group to what we are today, and they stay because they truly make a difference here.

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Nurse Practitioner, Pulmonary: Critical Care
Central Florida South Division, FL

Location: Central Florida South Division, FL - Specialty: Nurse Practitioner, Pulmonary: Critical Care

Opportunities in the ICU – AdventHealth Central Florida

At AdventHealth we believe it’s about more than mending what’s broken and healing what hurts, it’s about compassionate, lifelong, whole-person care. Start changing lives today by joining a healthcare system where we foster a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion.

#1 in Orlando “America's Best Hospitals 2021-2022." - U.S. News & World Report

#3 Hospital in the State of Florida 2021

We are looking for PA’s and APRN’s to serve as members of our expanding critical care team. The APP assist in management of critically ill patients in our closed ICU.  The ideal candidate would apply specialized skills and knowledge related to ICU settings to contribute to excellence in patient care, research, teaching, consulting and provides leadership to the organization. 

General Summary: The APP under the supervision and direction of the physician and within the credentialing standards of the hospital: (other duties as assigned)

  • Obtain patient health histories and complete physical examinations and documents findings
  • Order and interpret appropriate diagnostic and laboratory tests, explaining the necessity, preparation, nature and anticipated effects of procedure(s) to patients, patient's family, staff and healthcare learners.
  • Formulates and implements a treatment plan for acute illness management in collaboration with the designated primary supervising physician and/or attending back-up physician(s) and documents as necessary
  • Assesses patients for changes in status and institutes appropriate interventions, including initiation of necessary emergency interventions to stabilize patient.
  • Procedures performed but not limited to: inserts and manages arterial catheters, central venous catheters, pulmonary artery catheters, and other procedures commensurate with an ICU environment, CPR; airway management including bag and mask ventilation, endotracheal intubation and extubation, repositioning endotracheal tubes; and defibrillation
  • directing administration of life supporting drugs according to established protocols
  • Performs and participates in quality/performance improvement activities and clinical research.

Schedule Information:

  • 14 - 12-hour shifts are required per month
  • Both days and nights are required
  • 2 weekends per month are required
  • Hours are either 7 AM – 7 PM (Day), or 7 PM to 7 AM (night)

Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in Nursing (Acute Care Certificate required) or Physician Assistant (PA) Studies
  • 5 years of ICU RN experience OR 3 years as APRN in the ICU
  • 3 years as a PA in the ICU OR 5 years as a PA in a surgical specialty

Certifications:

  • Current, valid Florida APRN or PA-C License
  • Acute Care Certificate Required for APRN’s
  • Current ACLS and BLS certification
  • FCCS, ATLS certifications (highly preferred but not required)

Start your life-changing journey today!

Location: Orlando, FL - Specialty: Physician Assistant

AdventHealth Medical Group formerly known as Florida Hospital Medical Group is associated with the largest Protestant not-for-profit healthcare system in the world, AdventHealth is a national leader in quality, safety, and patient satisfaction. AHMG’s advanced practice providers manage the treatment and care for our patients in the practice setting, as well as at AdventHealth’s ten campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Heart of Florida, Kissimmee, Lake Wales, Orlando, Winter Park and AdventHealth Waterman in Tavares

AdventHealth Medical Group Colorectal Surgery at Orlando

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

Full-time Inpatient opportunity located at AdventHealth Orlando

AdventHealth Medical Group Colorectal Surgery offers comprehensive treatments and minimally invasive surgery for a multitude of colorectal disorders, including colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, pelvic floor disorders, ostomy care, anal dysplasia and anorectal pathology.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

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

• Performing health assessments including patient history and physical examination in the hospital setting – Primarily in AdventHealth Orlando Campus.

• Performs diagnostic procedures according to privileges and maintains log.

• Conditions treated include but are not limited to: Anal Abscess/Fistula, Anal Cancer, Colon and Rectal Cancer, Lower GI bleeding, Fecal Incontinence, Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Diverticular Disease, Rectal Prolapse, Hemorrhoids, Ostomy Care and Intestinal Fistulas.

• Orders, interprets and incorporates diagnostic tests, studies and lab values into the plan of care; evaluates effectiveness.

• Formulates appropriate diagnosis based on history, physical examination and clinical findings.

• Plans and provides care within the framework of policies, unit guidelines and privileges.

• Orders pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic therapies according to privileges.

• Provides ongoing patient/family and staff education.

• Collaborates with all members of the healthcare team including family.

• Documents in a timely and thorough manner.

• Communicates report in an efficient and complete manner.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with physicians, staff, and patients.

• Strong communication skills

• Strong medical decision-making skills

SCHEDULE DETAILS:

• Schedule Details: Four 10-hour shifts

• Rotating weekends

• Hospitals covered: main location is AH Orlando, but may include other campuses (Altamonte, East and Winter Park)

REQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

• Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies or Nursing - open to new graduates

• Previous Colorectal inpatient experience (preferred)

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, REGISTRATION:

• Current, valid Florida PA or APRN license

• Certification by NCCPA, ANCC or other nationally recognized certification organization

• BLS & ACLS

Physician Assistant
Celebration, FL

Location: Celebration, FL - Specialty: Physician Assistant

AdventHealth Medical Group formerly known as Florida Hospital Medical Group is associated with the largest Protestant not-for-profit healthcare system in the world, AdventHealth and a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction. AHMG’s advanced practice providers manage the treatment and care for our patients in the practice setting, as well as at AdventHealth’s ten campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Heart of Florida, Kissimmee, Lake Wales, Orlando, Winter Park and AdventHealth Waterman in Tavares.

Full Time Surgical Physician Assistant; PA-C – Head & Neck Surgery

Serving AdventHealth Celebration

General Summary:

The PA, under the supervision of the Physician who acts as the collaborative practitioner, is responsible for:

• Performs physical examinations of patients, evaluation and treatment of injuries or illnesses related to Head and Neck Surgery and Neurotology in the clinic and hospital setting

• Surgical first assist in OR, Rounding in the hospital, medical management in the clinic

• Performing scope related procedures, incision and drainage, suturing

• Conditions managed and surgically treated include but are not limited to: Thyroid / parathyroid / parotid conditions requiring surgery, head and neck cancer, swallowing and vocal cord disorders, and general ENT hospital consultations excluding facial trauma.

• Will also work closely with the surgical neurotologist to manage conditions including but not limited to: chronic ear disorders, hearing loss amenable to surgical intervention (otosclerosis, profound SNHL for cochlear implant), acoustic/balance nerve tumors, CSF leak and superior semicircular canal dehiscence, ear canal stenosis and atresia, eustachian tube dysfunction, and more surgically focused ear disorders. 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 quality 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:

• Surgical first assist experience preferred

• Experience in a surgical practice or ENT preferred

Schedule Details:

• Campus Covered: AdventHealth Celebration

• Schedule: Monday-Friday

• Call required

• Rotating holiday call

Required Education/Experience:

• Master’s degree in Physician Assistant studies

• ENT experience preferred

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

• Current, valid Florida PA license

• Certification by NCCPA (or equivalent)

• Current BLS and ACLS

Physician Assistant
Altamonte Springs, FL

Location: Altamonte Springs, FL - Specialty: Physician Assistant

AdventHealth Medical Group formerly known as Florida Hospital Medical Group is associated with the largest Protestant not-for-profit healthcare system in the world, AdventHealth and a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction. AHMG’s advanced practice providers manage the treatment and care for our patients in the practice setting, as well as at AdventHealth’s ten campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Heart of Florida, Kissimmee, Lake Wales, Orlando, Winter Park and AdventHealth Waterman in Tavares

AHMG Spine Health at Altamonte – PA

Full-time opportunity

AdventHealth Altamonte

General Summary:

Serve as an integral role in the global management of spine health patients, including all aspects of peri-operative while performing patient histories, invasive/minimally invasive surgical procedures and providing outpatient care in the clinic.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Performs patient histories and physical exams in the office

• Orders appropriate diagnostic and labs

• Works collaboratively with multidisciplinary team including: surgeon, physical therapy, pain management, physiatry, pain psychologist, nutritionist

• Handles daily patient rounds, patient education and discharge summaries

• Conditions Treated: Arthritis, Neck and back Pain, Cauda Equina Syndrome, Cervical Fracture, Cervical Radiculopathy, Cervical Spondylosis, Congenital Torticollis, Fracture of the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine, Herniated Disk, Kyphosis (Roundback) of the Spine, Lumbar Spinal Stenosis, Sciatica, Spinal Cord Compression, Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis • Ability to treat, diagnose and manage full scope of patient care covering the conditions noted above

• Exhibits autonomy in the operating room, clinic and hospital when required

• PA will spend approximately 3 days a week in clinic and the remaining 2 days in the OR

• Performs first assistant duties in the OR on all spine surgical cases including but not limited to: Discectomies, Decompressions, Microdiscectomies, fusions, Laminectomy, Fixations, stabilizations, resections, Instrumentation, Vertebroplasty, Kyphoplasty, Scoliosis correction etc.

Schedule Details:

• Monday-Friday; 7:45-5:00

• Campus: AdventHealth Altamonte

Required Education/Experience:

• Master’s Degree in PA Studies

• 1-2 yrs experience in Spine Surgery as a surgical first assist

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

• Current, valid Florida PA-C license

• NCCPA or other nationally recognized accreditation organization

Physician Assistant
Kissimmee, FL

Location: Kissimmee, FL - Specialty: Physician Assistant

AdventHealth Medical Group formerly known as Florida Hospital Medical Group is associated with the largest Protestant not-for-profit healthcare system in the world, AdventHealth and a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction. AHMG’s advanced practice providers manage the treatment and care for our patients in the practice setting, as well as at AdventHealth’s ten campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Heart of Florida, Kissimmee, Lake Wales, Orlando, Winter Park and AdventHealth Waterman in Tavares. 

AdventHealth Medical Group Urology at Kissimmee

Full Time - Physician Assistant

Campus Covered: AdventHealth Kissimmee

Our skilled, well-known and award-winning urologists at AdventHealth Medical Group Urology group offers the most advanced surgical and non-surgical treatments for urology conditions affecting both men and women. Through minimally-invasive, laparoscopic procedures and surgery using the acclaimed da Vinci® Surgical System, patients suffering from all manner of urologic disorders can find healing, often with same-day service.

General Summary:

The PA under the supervision of the Physician, who acts as the collaborative practitioner, is responsible for:

• Performs physical examinations of patients; evaluation and treatment of acute and chronic urologic conditions also including urologic oncology within the clinic and hospital setting

• 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 and staff as necessary to provide consistent care to patients and support to staff • Procedures to include urodynamics, and eventually cystoscopy after training

• First assist with urologic surgeries such as removal of kidney stones, etc.

• Displays a caring and professional attitude at all time as well as maintaining personal and professional growth • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, patients, and the public.

Schedule Details:

• Monday-Friday

• Call responsibility and weekend coverage

Required Education/Experience:

• Master’s degree in Physician Assistant (PA-C) Studies

• Bi- Lingual in Spanish

• 3 years of experience as a PA-C; Urology and Oncology

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

• Current, valid Florida PA or APRN license

• Certification by NCCPA, ANCC or equivalent

• First Assist Certification (APRN) • BLS & ACLS

Location: Altamonte Springs, FL - Specialty: Physician Assistant

AdventHealth Medical Group formerly known as Florida Hospital Medical Group is associated with the largest Protestant not-for-profit healthcare system in the world, AdventHealth and a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction. AHMG’s advanced practice providers manage the treatment and care for our patients in the practice setting, as well as at AdventHealth’s ten campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Heart of Florida, Kissimmee, Lake Wales, Orlando, Winter Park and AdventHealth Waterman in Tavares.

Full Time Surgical Physician Assistant; PA-C – Head & Neck Surgery

Serving Advent Health Celebration

Our ENT/Head & Neck surgery practice is seeking a compassionate, dedicated, and flexible Physician Assistant for a full time position working predominantly with the head and neck surgical team. This practitioner will work with board-certified head and neck surgeons and surgical neurotologist, and participate in patient care in the clinic, hospital, and perioperative settings, including first assist in surgery as well as on-call for general ENT consultations. Our renowned otolaryngologists have extensive experience in robotic, reconstructive and endocrine surgery. The new practitioner would work closely with the head and neck surgery doctors and physician assistants in a collaborative effort. Our nationally recognized physician team works closely with general surgery residents, and additionally trains both head & neck fellows as well as neurotology fellows.

A physician assistant interested in this position must be an excellent communicator and empathetic towards our specialty patient population, and is utilized as a patient resource for education and care guidance. They can expect a good mix of clinic and OR in close collaboration with the surgeons and fellows, as well as independent practicing while seeing general ENT consults and established patient clinic hours. This provider should thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic practice environment while upholding exemplary patient care.

General Summary:

The PA, under the supervision of the Physician who acts as the collaborative practitioner, is responsible for:

• Performs physical examinations of patients, evaluation and treatment of injuries or illnesses related to Head and Neck Surgery and Neurotology in the clinic and hospital setting

• Surgical first assist in OR, Rounding in the hospital, medical management in the clinic

• Performing scope related procedures, incision and drainage, suturing

• Conditions managed and surgically treated include but are not limited to: Thyroid / parathyroid / parotid conditions requiring surgery, head and neck cancer, swallowing and vocal cord disorders, and general ENT hospital consultations excluding facial trauma.

• 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 quality 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:

• Surgical first assist experience preferred

• Experience in a surgical practice or ENT preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate

Required Education/Experience:

• ENT experience preferred but open to a new grad

• Master’s degree in Physician Assistant studies

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

• Current, valid Florida PA license

Location: , - Specialty: Physician Assistant, Non-Surgical: Critical Care

 Opportunity in the General ICU – AdventHealth Central Florida

PRN (per diem basis)

At AdventHealth we believe it’s about more than mending what’s broken and healing what hurts, it’s about compassionate, lifelong, whole-person care. Start changing lives today by joining a healthcare system where we foster a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion.

#1 in Orlando “America's Best Hospitals 2019-2020." - U.S. News & World Report

#1 Hospital in the State of Florida 2019

America’s Best Employers by State - Forbes

We are looking for PA’s and APRN’s to serve as members of our expanding critical care team. The APP assist in management of critically ill patients in our closed ICU.  The ideal candidate would apply specialized skills and knowledge related to ICU settings to contribute to excellence in patient care, research, teaching, consulting and provides leadership to the organization. 

General Summary: The APP under the supervision and direction of the Physician and within the credentialing standards of the Hospital: (other duties as assigned)

  • Obtain patient health histories and complete physical examinations and documents findings
  • Order and interpret appropriate diagnostic and laboratory tests, explaining the necessity, preparation, nature and anticipated effects of procedure(s) to patients, patient's family, staff and healthcare learners.
  • Formulates and implements a treatment plan for acute illness management in collaboration with the designated primary supervising physician and/or attending back-up physician(s) and documents as necessary
  • Assesses patients for changes in status and institutes appropriate interventions, including initiation of necessary emergency interventions to stabilize patient.
  • Procedures performed but not limited to: inserts and manages arterial catheters, central venous catheters, pulmonary artery catheters, and other procedures commensurate with an ICU environment, CPR; airway management including bag and mask ventilation, endotracheal intubation and extubation, repositioning endotracheal tubes; and defibrillation
  • directing administration of life supporting drugs according to established protocols
  • Performs and participates in quality/performance improvement activities and clinical research.

Schedule Information:

  • Shifts are 12-hour shifts on an as needed basis
  • Hours are either 7 AM – 7 PM (Day), or 7 PM to 7 AM (night)

Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in Nursing (Acute Care Certified) or Physician Assistant (PA) Studies
  • 5 years of ICU RN experience OR 3 years as APRN in the ICU
  • 3 years as a PA in the ICU OR 5 years as a PA in a surgical specialty

Certifications:

  • Current, valid Florida APRN or PA-C License
  • Current ACLS and BLS certification
  • FCCS, ATLS certifications (Preferred but not required)

Start your life-changing journey today!

Location: Orlando, FL - Specialty: Physician Assistant, Orthopedics

AdventHealth Medical Group formerly known as Florida Hospital Medical Group is associated with the largest Protestant not-for-profit healthcare system in the world, AdventHealth and a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction. AHMG’s advanced practice providers manage the treatment and care for our patients in the practice setting, as well as at AdventHealth’s ten campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Heart of Florida, Kissimmee, Lake Wales, Orlando, Winter Park and AdventHealth Waterman in Tavares.

Physician Assistant, PA-C, Full-Time Career Opportunity

AdventHealth Medical Group Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery AdventHealth for Children- Orlando, FL

We are seeking a Certified Physician Assistant, PA-C to join a growing program and practice. The role involves orthopedic management of patients ranging from newborn to early adulthood. This individual would work in outpatient and inpatient settings as well as assist in surgery.

General Summary:

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

  • Performing histories and physical exams on pediatric orthopedic patients in both the office and hospital
  • Handling daily patient rounds, patient education and discharge summaries
  • Ramp up independent patient management and fracture care with follow up visits
  • First assisting in the Operating Room
  • ED trauma call coverage
  • Other procedures which include but are not limited to: Joint injections, aspirations, cast application, dressing changes, fracture reduction, traction pin placement
  • Ordering and interpreting appropriate diagnostic tests, such as laboratory, X-ray, MRI, etc.
  • Assisting patient and family with pre- and post-procedural education
  • Monitoring the patient’s course of treatment and places orders for referral to the appropriate specialist.
  • Collaborating with physician and staff to provide consistent care to both the parents and the patients.
  • Displays a caring and professional attitude at all time as well as maintaining personal and professional growth
  • Research and database maintenance

Schedule Details:

  • Flexibility to cover all locations:
    • Main Outpatient office location: Orlando
    • Satellite offices: Daytona and Winter Garden
  • Hospitals covered: AH Orlando, AH Children’s and Winter Garden
  • Schedule is Monday – Friday
  • One weekend and two weeknights of call per month

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, patients, and the public; Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible schedule including call rotation, nights, weekends
  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced clinic with highly acute patients

Required Education/Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Physician Assistant studies
  • Experience a PA-C in Pediatric Orthopedic (highly preferred)

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

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

Physician Assistant, Pediatric
Tampa, FL

Location: Tampa, FL - Specialty: Physician Assistant, Pediatric

AdventHealth Medical Group formerly known as Florida Hospital Medical Group is associated with the largest Protestant not-for-profit healthcare system in the world, AdventHealth and a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction. AHMG’s advanced practice providers manage the treatment and care for our patients in the practice setting, as well as at AdventHealth’s ten campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Heart of Florida, Kissimmee, Lake Wales, Orlando, Winter Park and AdventHealth Waterman in Tavares

Full Time – Pediatric Urology APRN or PA-C

AdventHealth Medical Group Pediatric Urology at Tampa

Campus Covered: AdventHealth for Children - Tampa & Orlando

Our skilled, well-known and award-winning urologists at AdventHealth Medical Group Pediatric Urology at Tampa offer the most advanced surgical and non-surgical treatments for urology conditions affecting both men and women. Through minimally-invasive, laparoscopic procedures and surgery using the acclaimed da Vinci® Surgical System, patients suffering from all manner of urologic disorders can find healing, often with same-day service.

General Summary:

The PA or APRN under the supervision of the Physician, who acts as the collaborative practitioner, is responsible for:

  • Performs physical examinations of patients; evaluation and treatment of acute and chronic urologic conditions also including urologic oncology within the hospital setting
  • Procedures to include urodynamics, catheter replacement/removal, injections, ultrasounds, prostate biopsies, circumcisions
  • Surgery first assist • 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 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
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, patients, and the public.
  • Strong communication skills

Schedule Details:

  • Monday-Friday

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, patients, and the public; Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible schedule including call rotation, nights, weekends
  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced clinic with highly acute patients • Confident operating independently Required Education/Experience:
  • Master’s degree in Nursing (APRN) or Physician Assistant (PA-C) Studies
  • 2 years of experience as a PA-C or ARNP; Urology (preferred)

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

  • Current, valid Florida PA or APRN license
  • Certification by NCCPA, ANCC or other nationally recognized certification organization
  • BLS & ACLS
  • Current, valid DEA license

Location: Orlando, FL - Specialty: Physician Assistant, Pediatric

AdventHealth Medical Group formerly known as Florida Hospital Medical Group is associated with the largest Protestant not-for-profit healthcare system in the world, AdventHealth and a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction.  AHMG’s advanced practice providers manage the treatment and care for our patients in the practice setting, as well as at AdventHealth’s eight campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Kissimmee, Orlando, Winter Park and AdventHealth Waterman in Tavares.

Pediatric ICU

Pediatric Advanced Practice Registered Nurse or Physician Assistant

AdventHealth for Children - Orlando, FL

Clinical Responsibility:

  • Performs admissions, consultations and follow up care of pediatric patients in the Pediatric ICU setting, including intubation, ventilator management and other procedures that may be required
  • Managing medical and post-operative ICU patients
  • Conditions treated: Respiratory Disease, Liver Failure/ Transplants, Multi-system organ failure, Uncontrolled/ New Onset Diabetes, Neuro-surgery patients and varying level of acuity and medical conditions.
  • Orders and interprets appropriate diagnostic tests, such as routine laboratory, X-ray, etc.
  • Educates patient and family on treatment plans, surgical procedures, pre and post-operative care, etc.
  • Monitors the patient’s course of treatment and makes appropriate referral to either a physician or specialist, as needed
  • Collaborates with physician and staff as necessary to provide consistent care to patients and support to staff
  • Always displays a caring and professional attitude
  • Passion for pediatric patients and families
  • Candidate must be able to successfully pass a third-party background check and pre-employment drug screen

Knowledge, Education and Experience Required:

  • Master’s degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant studies
  • Experience as a Pediatric APRN or PA-C in an ICU or acute care setting (Highly preferred)
  • Strong communication skills
  • “Team player” mentality
  • 13 shifts a month – 13-hour clinical shifts (169 hours per month)

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

  • Acute Care Certification highly preferred
  • Current, valid Florida APRN license (or eligibility to obtain FL licensure)
  • Certification by Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB) (Highly preferred)
  • BLS, and PALS certification required
  • NRP (highly preferred)

If you do not see an opportunity that meets your needs, you can still apply to join the AdventHealth (formerly Florida Hospital) Family! Click here to apply:  Apply Now

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