Acute Care Peds Nurse Practitioner - Peds DOU

  • UCLA Health
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Jun 22, 2022
Full Time Nursing Nurse Practitioner

Job Description

Responsibilities

Join a collaborative, comprehensive team with our Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in our Stepdown Definitive Observation Unit. As an Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner on this service, U can make a difference in our patient and families lives!

The Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner will provide and coordinate the care of patients, provide patient/family education, promote safe continuity of care. The NP also participates in interdisciplinary and clinical rounds, provides education and support, as well as makes appropriate referrals. 

Please see Qualifications Tab

Will Consider New Graduate NPs 

**This position is primarily 12 hour day shifts on the Peds DOU but will occasionally cover nights on PICU**

Qualifications

  • Successful completion of a Master's Degree with a specialty as an Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program - Required
  • National Certification as an Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner National Certification (i.e. ANCC) as of August 2015 - Required
  • State of California RN, NP, NPF licenses - Required
  • DEA License - Required
  • BLS and PALS - Required
  • Experienced Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Strongly Preferred
  • Previous inpatient pediatric and/or PICU exp -required
  • New Grad NPs will be considered with recent inpatient pediatric and/or PICU nursing experience (PICU exp strongly preferred)
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative and collaborative working relationships with administrative ,clinical and academic personnel.
  • Skill in working independently and following through with minimum directions.
  • Ability to utilize excel, word and other software programs,
  • NPI: less than 6 months exp
    NPII: 6 months or greater NP experience

**This position is primarily 12 hour day shifts on the Peds DOU but will occasionally cover nights on PICU**

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Employment Type (feed only)

FULL TIME