Sutter Health Nurse Practitioner - Pediatric Clinic Whitney Follow-Up (8hr day Pac Campus) - Perdiem in San Francisco, California

Description

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for performing a physical exam, neuro screening, obtaining the medical history of infants at the follow up clinic, and meeting with parents to discuss questions about development. The care delivered will be based on theoretical principals and scientific knowledge and within the scope of the California Nurse Practice Act.

JOB PERFORMANCE STANDARDS:

Service Standards: Consistently exhibits behaviors set forth in the attached Service Standards.

Essential Functions:

This standardized procedure covers the performance of a medical history and physical exam for infants and children in the Whitney Follow-Up Clinic.Abnormal findings are communicated to the HIRIF - High Risk Coordinator and/or referring Pediatrician/Physician.

Team meetings: participates in meetings of clinic staff to review patients, coordinate team input and assure that recommendations are being implemented.

Fills out team flow sheet.

Critical and Analytical Thinking :

Review and interpret reports from various clinic disciplines regarding patient assessments

Technical Skills :

Physical evaluation of patients seen in the Whitney Follow-Up Clinic.

Communication (Oral and Written) :

Team meetings: participate in weekly meetings of clinic staff to review patients, coordinate team input and assure that recommendations are being implemented.

Qualifications

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Education:

Master’s degree in Nursing.

Current California RN license

Current California Nurse Practitioner License

Furnishing and DEA numbers (maybe required)

Current BLS and ACLS is an asset

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner License - PNP

Credentialed through CPMC Medical Staff Services

Completes initial training/preceptorship with pediatric nurse practitioner credentialed to perform neurologic screen with periodic chart review of documentation by the medical director of the Whitney Clinic. Demonstrates appropriate knowledge and skill in the performance of a history and physical exam in infants and children.

Knowledge:

Excellent clinical skills in assessing high-risk infants.

Knowledge of community resources in order to make recommendations for interventions.

Excellent communication skills to relate to parents.

Strong clinical leadership.

An understanding of the changing health care environment.

Experience:

5 years clinical experience in pediatrics.

Primary Location: California, San Francisco, San Francisco

Organization: California Pacific Medical Center

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: No

Position Status: Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday

Weekend Requirements: None

Schedule: Per Diem

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: vari

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.