Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Inova Children's Hospital is a 226-bed, full-service children’s hospital devoted to the healthcare of infants, children and adolescents in the Northern Virginia area. The newly expanded facility opened in 2016, providing state-of-the-art technology, research and teaching innovations, and a dedicated team approach to patient care. As Northern Virginia’s only pediatric tertiary care center, the Inova Children's Hospital provides the highest level of care for pediatric patients, in a technologically advanced, yet child-friendly environment, close to home.
Our Pediatric hospitalists provide 24/7 in-house coverage of the pediatric medical unit, daily coverage of the newborn nursery (no delivery attendance), and consultative services to our surgical colleagues. Our pediatric hospitalist program seeks a?full-time Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner to assist in caring for inpatient?general pediatric patients.? They will join 24 dedicated pediatric hospitalists in their endeavor to provide expert care of children from birth to young adulthood. This will entail working side by side with hospitalists in covering general pediatric inpatients with daily bedside rounding, performing H&P’s, completing priority discharges, performing consults, and covering an "uncovered" service when the resident census is high. There may be opportunities to participate in newborn nursery care as well.
The qualified applicant is able to: -communicate and coordinate care for patients with medical needs from multiple sub-specialties - liaise with case managers, nurses and other healthcare staff to ensure the highest quality of care -encourage and participate in an outstanding patient experience -willing to participate in quality improvement initiatives
Requirements : 1.Master’s degree in Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner studies from an accredited program 2.VA RN/APRN License 3.Pediatric Acute Care Certification 4.BLS and PALS certification desired
Internal Number: 42959BR
About Inova Children's Hospital
Our Mission Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. We are shaping the future of health through our integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes. Our commitment to health and wellness is further reflected in our sustainable practices. Inova is home to world-class researchers, expert medical specialists and renowned scientists, who are driving innovation to improve patient care, prevent disease and promote wellness. Inova's six hospitals include more than 1,700 licensed beds and 16,000 employees. Inova encompasses the full array of health services, including the area’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level IV neonatal intensive care unit. Inova is also home to nationally and internationally recognized Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (IHVI), Inova Schar Cancer Institute, Inova Translational Medicine Institute (ITMI) focused on... genomics research, Inova Neuroscience Institute and Inova Children’s Hospital. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. Inova's service promise is that we seek every opportunity to meet the unique needs of each person we are privileged to serve – every time, every touch. Our vision We seek to optimize the health and well-being of each individual we serve. We will achieve this by building the future of health with a focus on the following: We will reinvent hospital-based care to increase value for our patients We will look outside our hospitals to build an integrated network of providers and programs to support our community We will gain national and international recognition and funding - as well as an expanded patient base - through world-renowned specialty care and leading-edge corporate and consumer health programs.