Rady Children's Hospital San Diego (NP) Nurse Practitioner - Outpatient-50442 in San Diego, California

This employment opportunity is being recruited by Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego on behalf of Children's Specialists of San Diego.

JOB SUMMARY:

The Nurse Practitioner provides comprehensive physical assessment, treatment, psychosocial support, referral, and health education children and families in clinical, school, and in-home settings. The Nurse Practitioner functions as a primary care provider, clinical leader, educator, researcher and consultant and works with supervision of a physician. The Nurse Practitioner supports the philosophies of the department of nursing as well as the medical staff.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Current California Nurse Practitioner license

Current BLS/CPR certification (Issued by American Heart Association provider)

Furnishing number, State of California (w/in 1 year of employment)

DEA license for positions that require the writing of scheduled medications (within one year of employment)

Medical Billing number (NPI- National Provider Identifier) Must obtain within 6 months of employment

Certification: Nurse Practitioner, National (w/in 1 year of employment)

Successfully complete the credentialing process through Medical Staff Services

Successfully completes the requirements of the delegations of Services for the assigned division

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Two years experience in clinical nursing with emphasis in specialty area

Master of Science degree

Experience in specialty area as a Nurse Practitioner

Formal in-service education and/or lecturing skills

Bilingual skills desired