Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 677626
Phoenix Children’s developmental pediatrics is seeking talented, energetic and team oriented Pediatric Advanced Practice Provider to join the Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics.
The Division of Developmental and Behavioral pediatrics at Phoenix Children’s, is comprised of an expert team of fellowship-trained developmental pediatricians and specialty trained nurse practitioners who provide comprehensive, multidisciplinary care, allowing children to achieve their optimal level of independence.
Developmental pediatric APRN will be responsible for the evaluation and management of pediatric patients with a range of behavioral and developmental differences including but not limited to developmental delay, intellectual disability, autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, genetic disorders and sleep problems. Experience with these patient populations is desired.
The ideal candidates will have a broad base of clinical knowledge and be willing to learn and develop specific skills / knowledge related developmental and behavioral pediatrics.
Requirements: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Minimum 1 year experience Previous experience preferred in Developmental Pediatrics, Orthopedics, PM&R, genetics or Neurology (as a Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurse, Physical Therapist, or other capacity).
This position works in collaboration with the attending physicians and works within their scope of practice to provide excellent clinical care for patients. Plays a critical role in the patient family medical team. Professional who may practice in hospital’s inpatient and/or outpatient setting.
Master's or Doctorate degree from an Accreditation Commission for Nursing (ACEN) and/or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredited graduate school of nursing in Pediatric Acute care, Pediatric primary care or Family Medicine. (Required)
Current BLS certification for Healthcare Provider from the American Heart Association or obtained by start date. (Required)
Current State of Arizona certification as a Nurse Practitioner or obtained by start date. (Required)
National board certification to match area of education. (Required)
Phoenix Children’s is one of the Nation’s largest pediatric health systems. It comprises Phoenix Children’s Hospital–Main Campus, Phoenix Children’s Hospital–East Valley at Dignity Health Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, four pediatric specialty and urgent care centers, 11 community pediatric practices, 20 outpatient clinics, two ambulatory surgery centers and six community-service-related outpatient clinics throughout the state of Arizona. The system has provided world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families for more than 35 years. Phoenix Children’s Care Network includes more than 850 pediatric primary care providers and specialists who deliver care across more than 75 subspecialties. Phoenix Children's provides world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families in Arizona and throughout the Southwest. As one of the largest children’s hospitals in the country, we provide care across more than 75 pediatric specialties. Every day our clinical, professional and support staff work collaboratively to deliver on our mission to provide hope, healing and the best health care for children and their fam...ilies. They embrace the challenges of providing compassionate, high-quality, family-centered care to the most complex patients in the region.