At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As the teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Neurology Team and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Nurse Practitioner will be responsible for:
Joining a well-established Cerebrovascular Surgery & Intervention Team.
Working full time 40 hours/week along-side physician team.
Developing a strong collaboration with all members of the healthcare and administrative team.
Rounding with team on inpatients.
Assessing, diagnosing and implementing plan of care for patients undergoing Neurosurgical and Neuro-interventional Radiology Care.
Work closely with departmental leadership (nursing director, administrative director and Chief) to establish new and revised processes and protocols around patient access, safety, quality improvement, etc.
Consulting with health care team across the continuum.
Assisting with care coordination, monitoring and counseling of patients in the outpatient setting including telephone consultation.
Assisting with the transition to home, continuity of care across the continuum, and family support and education.
Developing and conducting research/outcomes studies to optimize patient care.
Contributing to the knowledge base of the profession and specialty programs through publications, presentations, and participation in the work of professional organizations.
To qualify, you must have:
Master's Degree in Nursing and Licensed PNP or FNP.
3 years acute pediatric RN experience required.
1-3 years NP experience preferred. Will consider new graduate NP's with strong Neuroscience Nursing.
Excellent critical thinking and communication skills are required.
Certification with specialty area expected within 2 years.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.