Feb 28, 2021


  • BayCare Health System
  • Tampa, FL, USA

Job Description

PEDIATRIC CARDIAC CRITICAL CARE APRN/PA(Job Number: 205483) Description   The Advanced Care Practitioner (ACP) in Surgical Services extends the services of physicians by providing patient care before and after surgery.  Expectations include providing 24/7, 365 day coverage in a busy PCICU.  Covering 13 shifts a month including nights, weekends, and holidays.  Day shift is 10 hours working 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, Night shift is 14 hours working 5:00pm to 7:00am.  Provider works closely with the physician to develop and carry out plan of care for medical and surgical pediatric cardiac patients.  Responsibilities include patient presentation, patient plan, order entry and post-operative management.  Responsible for ordering and interpreting labs and diagnostic test.  Work as part of an interdisciplinary team. They may also assist physicians in surgical procedures. Services that this  position may provide include physical exams, closing incisions, interpreting diagnostic tests and counseling patients about treatment. This position will also provide coordination and clinical services across the continuum of care for surgical patients. This position operates under physician directed protocols for all Advanced Care Practitioner duties. Requirements include Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner  Will consider new graduates with previous ICU or Cardiac ICU nursing experience.   ACP must obtain and maintain Medical Staff privileges as required by the position. Qualifications   Certifications and Licensures Required APRN (Advanced Practice Registered Nurse) Nursing Or PA (Physician Assistant) Education Required Bachelor's Physician Assistant Or Master's Nursing Experience Preferred 1 year Specific Skills Required Customer service skills Required Written and verbal communication skills Required Interpersonal skills Required Work independently Required Work with a team Required Critical thinking skills Required Organizational skills Required Computer skills appropriate to position Required Knowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to position Required Medical terminology use and understanding     Organization: 4310-BAYCARE MEDICAL GROUP INC Primary Location: FL-Tampa-St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital of Tampa Schedule: Varies Shift: Variable Shift Hours: Day shift 10 hours - Night shift 14 hour Weekend Work: Every 3rd On Call: No Employment Status: ACTIVE FULL TIME Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled