Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
COME JOIN OUR PEDS EM TEAM!
As part of a goal to evolve into one of the leading pediatric emergency programs in the country, we are looking for creative, enthusiastic and energetic pediatric emergency physician assistants and nurse practitioners to join our team. As a designated children’s hospital, The Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital, provides comprehensive medical and surgical pediatric care in more than 30 specialties, all integrated within a state-of-the-art child- and family-focused facility.
•Volume: 40,000 visits/year (0-21 years) •Home: Division within the Department of Pediatrics; close collaboration with the Department of Emergency Medicine •Docs: Seven current full-time attending physicians with decades of PEM experience. Minimum of 60 hours of daily attending coverage. •Nurses: Dedicated Magnet-status Pediatric Emergency Nurses. Led by Pediatric ED Nurse Manager, two Administrative Supervisors and Pediatric ED Nurse Educator. There is a charge nurse and dedicated trauma RN at all times. •Others: EM and Pediatric residents. Students from many schools. Currently developing a team of experienced PAs and NPs to maximize flow and expedite care of lower acuity patients. •Space: Separate Pediatric ED street entrance; 3-room triage area; 17 private exams rooms (including resuscitation room); flex into an additional 6 rooms for “fast track” patients on nights and weekends •Support: Unit-based social work and child life with plans to expand •Hospital: Collaborative pediatric & surgical subspecialists in 30+ areas; 15-bed PICU, 6-bed EMU, 45-bed inpatient area •Scribes: 15 hours per day and building
WHAT’S BRAND NEW
•Medical School (August 2018) •Pediatrics Residency (July 2018) •Division Chief of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Dr. David Walker (November 2018) •Chair of Pediatrics, Dr. Judy L. Aschner (December 2018) •Chair of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Joseph Underwood (November 2018) •While not Brand New, an outstanding Emergency Medicine Residency •Hackensack Meridian Health (2017)
HOW DO I FIND OUT MORE?
Please send email with attached CV to Catherine.Hamilton@hackensackmeridian.org.
Hackensack Meridian Health is a leading not-for-profit health care organization that is the most comprehensive and truly integrated health care network in New Jersey, offering a complete range of medical services, innovative research and life-enhancing care.
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About Hackensack Meridian Health
Hackensack Meridian Health is a leading not-for-profit health care network in New Jersey offering a complete range of medical services, innovative research, and life-enhancing care aiming to serve as a national model for changing and simplifying health care delivery through partnerships with innovative companies and focusing on quality and safety.