Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Seeking experience APP PICU, PNP Acute Care or PA to join our team for new services in our growing PICU
This position requires critical care services. Driscoll Children’s Hospital is seeking a Full-Time Advanced Practice Provider PICU, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (acute care) or Physician Assistant to provide specialty medical care for children with complex acute, critical and chronic illness in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. This position will function independently, under the supervision an attending pediatric intensivist in accordance with a standard care arrangement and specialty board certification. Operates in accordance with the Texas Medical Board regulation, the national board certifying agency and maintains a Standard Care Arrangement with a collaborating physician(s). Reporting directly to a Senior Director, the successful candidate will have excellent communication and customer service skills, proven excellence in clinical care and supervisory skills.
Master’s or Post Master’s Degree required
Active certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) with practice authority in the State of Texas
Must have current certificate of authority and certificate to prescribe (and/or eligible by the Texas Medical Board)
Pediatric Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) Certification, preferred
Minimum of 2-3 years of pediatric critical care experience
BLS and PALS required
Additional Salary Information: Excellent compensation and benefit package. Medical and Dental effective day one of employment. Relocation incentive and sign on bonus available.
Driscoll Children's Hospital part of the Driscoll Health System, distinguishes itself as the preferred hospital to work for in Texas and the South Central United States. Located on the Texas Gulf Coast just two blocks from Corpus Christi Bay, Driscoll Children's Hospital truly is an oasis in today's healthcare environment.
Corpus Christi offers a relaxed life style with min traffic, miles of beautiful beaches, universities, music and many family activities.