Pediatric Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit Nurse Practitioner

If you enjoy challenges and are driven, then look no further than this job opportunity for a Pediatric Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit Nurse Practitioner with a state-of-the-art hospital in beautiful southern California.

This large 300+ bed medical center is recognized with Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The CVICU Pediatric Nurse Practitioner will work for a hospital that has a reputation across the nation for providing exceptional patient care. This prestigious hospital has a reputable Pediatric Program.

The Pediatric Nurse Practitioner will work in a 14-bed Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit with private rooms. The specialized staff are focused on providing patients and their families with compassionate care throughout their recovery. The CVICU contains innovative technology to meet the needs of children with complex conditions. This includes near infrared spectroscopy, continuous venous oximetry, and EEG monitoring.

The experienced CVICU Pediatric Nurse Practitioner will report to the Division Chief of Critical Care and collaborate with cardiac nurses. The Nurse Practitioner’s responsibilities are to evaluate, diagnose and treat cardiac medical, pre- and post- operative/catherization cardiac patients under the supervision of the CVICU attending. The NP will assist in continuous education and consultation to patients and their families.

Southern California really does have it all, with over 250 days of sunshine a year, over 42 miles of beaches, and Disneyland. The Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit Pediatric NP will live in a safe area with world class restaurants. This city offers community events, paved bike trails along the coast and beautiful sunsets.

The CVICU Pediatric Nurse Practitioner will receive a highly competitive salary and benefits. This hospital offers plenty of room for growth and an opportunity to make a difference in children’s lives.