Aprn II/ PA II- Pediatrics Cardiology

University Of Florida Health Jacksonville , FL 32277

Posted 4 months ago

For APRN see below for Physician Assistant

Scope of the Job

The Advanced Practice Registered Nurse is licensed in the State of Florida and, under administrative direction, provides medical/surgical services to patients within the scope of the supervising physician's practice; assists with specific medical program and clinical operations; schedules surgery and preoperative testing; performing and dictating consults; discharging patients and dictating discharge summaries; counsels patients regarding their health; prepares reports and summaries

Essential Functions
1.Treatment of conditions for which therapies may be initiated for Orthopedic surgery patients.
2.Perform other procedures that the APRN or PA-C has been educated to perform (within their scope of practice) include: application of splints and immobilization devices.
3.Manage care of pre/post-operative and pre/post-procedure patients.
4.Coordinates the patient's care delivery within the practice setting and across healthcare settings, utilizing a holistic, patient-centered, inter-professional and evidence-based approach to identifying realistic outcome goals that guide a patient's care across the healthcare care continuum.

Secondary Functions

Coordinates the development and delivery of pertinent education for patients, families and/or caregivers that best (1) addresses each patient's condition and/or scheduled elective surgery to include pre- and post-operative/procedural preparation and recovery, and (2) promotes and optimizes each patient's attainable wellness level.

Temperament

Must be able to perform under stress when confronted with emergency, critical, or unusual situations.

Must be capable of dealing with periodic cyclical workload pressures and levels of responsibility.

Required to make independent judgments without supervision. Must be able to make generalizations, evaluations, or decisions based on sensory or judgmental criteria.

Must have the adaptability to perform a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another of a different nature without loss of efficiency or composure.

Requires the ability to work with people beyond giving and receiving instructions.

For Physician Assistant

Scope of the Job

The Physicians Assistant is licensed in the State of Florida and, under administrative direction, provides medical/ surgical services to patients within the scope of the supervising physician's practice; assists with specific medical program and clinical operations; counsels patients regarding their health; prepares reports and summaries. Performs minor procedures within the scope of the supervising physician's practice for which he/she is credentialed. Assists in the operating room under the direction of the supervising physician.

Essential Functions
1.Treatment of conditions for which therapies may be initiated for Orthopedic surgery patients.
2.Perform other procedures that the ARNP or PA-C has been educated to perform (within their scope of practice) include: application of splints and immobilization devices.
3.Manage care of pre/post-operative and pre/post-procedure patients.
4.Coordinates the patient's care delivery within the practice setting and across healthcare settings, utilizing a holistic, patient-centered, inter-professional and evidence-based approach to identifying realistic outcome goals that guide a patient's care across the healthcare care continuum.

Secondary Functions

Coordinates the development and delivery of pertinent education for patients, families and/or caregivers that best (1) addresses each patient's condition and/or scheduled elective surgery to include pre- and post-operative/procedural preparation and recovery, and (2) promotes and optimizes each patient's attainable wellness level.

Temperament

Must be able to perform under stress when confronted with emergency, critical, or unusual situations.

Must be capable of dealing with periodic cyclical workload pressures and levels of responsibility.

Required to make independent judgments without supervision. Must be able to make generalizations, evaluations, or decisions based on sensory or judgmental criteria.

Must have the adaptability to perform a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another of a different nature without loss of efficiency or composure.

Requires the ability to work with people beyond giving and receiving instructions.

Job Requirements

For APRN see below for Physician Assistant

SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS, AND REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

Skills

Knowledge of acute and chronic care protocols, administration of medications, delivering physical care following treatment plan.

Knowledge of how to assess patient health and measure/record physiologic and growth indices

Knowledge of health promotion principles and techniques and patient learning measurements

Experience

Ability to make responsible decisions within the scope of a dependent medical practitioner

Ability to develop health education programs and materials

Ability to work collaboratively with all members of health care team.

Education and Certifications

Masters degree in nursing or graduate of a JCAHO approved nurse practitioner program.

Licensed to practice in the state of Florida; BCLS certified.

Must meet the hospital credentialing requirements.

National Certification as a nurse practitioner by a recognized national certifying body.

For Physician Assistant

SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS, AND REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

Skills

Knowledge of acute and chronic care protocols, administration of medications, delivering physical care following treatment plan;

Knowledge of how to assess patient health and measure/ record physiologic and growth indices

Knowledge of health promotion principles and techniques and patient learning measurements

Ability to make responsible decisions within the scope of a dependent medical practitioner

Ability to develop health education programs and materials

Ability to work collaboratively with all members of health care team.

Experience

Graduate of AAPA approved Physician Assistant training program.

Education and Certifications

National Certification by the NCCPA; Licensed to practice in the state of Florida .

Prescribing license in the state of Florida.

BCLS and ACLS certified required.

Must meet the hospital credentialing requirements.

UFJPI is a Equal Opportunity Institution


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