Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
The Nurse Practitioner is responsible for planning and directing the delivery of primary heath care and health education programs in association with Methodist Healthcare Primary Care Associates (MHPCA). The incumbent will provide care and health education for patients and their family. Models appropriate behavior as exemplified in MLH Mission, Vision and Values.
Responsibilities for this role include 95% clinical practice assignment which includes functioning as an Advanced Practice Provider within the Critical Care Complex, including patients in the Intermediate Care Unit (IMCU), Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), and Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit (Neuro ICU). The incumbent will act as a change agent for patients by incorporating the role of clinical expert, role model, consultant, educator, practitioner, researcher, and nurse leader; provide clinical expertise to patients and families by providing direct and indirect patient care; collaborate with the healthcare team in assessing, designing, implementing, and evaluating population-based programs of patient care to enhance high quality and cost effective patient outcomes.
Three years of general nursing experience of clinical practice at the RN level or higher.
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 60000000
About Le Bonheur Children's Hospital
At Le Bonheur, we are a family. Our pediatric specialists work together as one team to provide exceptional care for every child. And because we only care for children, we bring together many experts to focus on one thing: your child’s care.
Every doctor at Le Bonheur is a pediatric specialist. Our specialists work together and are often located across the hall from each other, instead of across town.
Our team of more than 750 pediatric medical staff members are experts in 45 specialty areas – and can diagnose and treat the most complicated childhood injuries and illnesses.
Our academic medical affiliation means that our physicians also teach new pediatricians and specialists through The University of Tennessee Health Science Center.
Most of our subspecialists are members of UT Le Bonheur Pediatric Specialists, the largest pediatric specialty group in the area.
We have more than 850 registered nurses who are trained in pediatrics.
We have a complete family support staff of child life specialists, chaplains, social workers and educators who help families understand and navigate complicated healthcare situations. Our leadership team is focused on only pediatric care and guides Le Bonheur to do what’s best for children.