Job Description

Pediatrics After Hours - PA/APRN Needed - 25 hours is Full Time!  FEATURED

Hollywood · Practitioners Hollywood
Hollywood, FL
PA/ARNP
Full Time, After-Hours
Weekly Schedule: FT at 25 hours per week.4 wkdy evenings from 5:30p-10:30p, every other weekend. Saturdays 1p-8p and Sundays 12p-5p.
Bilingual: Preferred
Bilingual Type: English/Spanish
Posted 11/18/2021
Req # 6926

WELCOME TO PEDIATRIC ASSOCIATES!

Our mission is to deliver the best and most comprehensive medical services to our patients and their families. From newborns to age 21, we strive to serve as a total resource for raising healthy and happy children.

Parents have been choosing Pediatric Associates for their children’s healthcare for more than 60 years. We are proud of our unwavering commitment to provide quality healthcare that is both affordable and accessible with on-site services, such as lab and X-ray, free support groups, chronic disease management assistance, educational and safety classes and events. Our pediatricians are on staff at most major hospitals and our practice accepts most insurance carriers.

Pediatric Associates seeks qualified physicians and advanced practice providers for full-time, part-time and per diem opportunities in Southeast Florida, Jacksonville, Tampa/St. Petersburg areaand now Central Florida!  Florida is a beautiful place to live, work, and thrive. We have more than 40 offices conveniently located in the following counties throughout Florida and we continue to grow.

  • Miami-Dade County
  • Broward County
  • Palm Beach County
  • St. Lucie
  • Tampa/St. Pete
  • Lakeland
  • Orlando
  • Jacksonville

Depending on the day, our clinics are open from 8a-5p or 8a-7p. We also provide Saturday morning and after-hours care at numerous locations throughout Florida.  Most offices are closed from 12pm-1:30pm for lunch. After-hours care is offered in select locations on weekdays from 5:30p-10:30p, Saturdays from 1p-8p and Sundays from 12p-5p.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB: (This list may not include all of the duties that may be assigned.)

  1. Delivers and directs patient care within scope of practice.
  • Obtains complete and accurate information in a courteous and respectful manner in order to determine an appropriate treatment plan.
  • Performs treatments quickly and efficiently while keeping the parents/patients informed and being sensitive to the patient's comfort during the treatment.
  • Sets the expectation with the parents by listening to their concerns and addressing those that can be addressed and informing the parents of the course of action to follow for other health concerns.
  • Advises patients and family members in methods that facilitate a capacity for self-care and a move toward a healthcare partnership between providers, patients and their families.   

 

  1. Communicates effectively with staff.
  • Provides clear and concise verbal and written instructions and ensures that instructions are understood by listening and asking for feedback.
  • Writes patient notes that are legible in order to provide adequate information for other health care providers.
  • Addresses health care issues appropriately.
  • Uses the Electronic Health Record to assist in the delivery of quality patient care.
  • Applies customer service guidelines appropriate for the situation.

 

  1. Consults and coordinates with health care providers working at any location. 
  • Provides assistance to the health care providers by answering questions regarding patient care. 
  • Works in coordination with the health care providers and care managers to develop treatment plans for patients.

 

  1. Works with all other staff in the office as a member of the office and the system. 
  • Participates in fulfilling the mission, vision, goals and objectives of the organization
  • Assists in committee and other duties.
  • Maintains a clean work environment including adequate supplies and upkeep of office and equipment. Reports defective or missing equipment and safety hazards. Assists in disaster planning and activities.
  • Coordinates and works with other team members to ensure the efficient and effective flow of patients though the office.

 

  1. Works in coordination with the Quality Assurance Team and management to develop and implement a quality assurance program.
  • Monitors the quality of care delivered. 
  • Completes charts reviews on a regular basis
  • Provides and receives feedback on quality of care being delivered to ensure regulatory standards are met as they apply to the practice.
  • Abides by policies, procedures and bylaws.

 

PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS:

Adhere to all organizational information security policies and protect all sensitive information including but not limited to ePHI and PHI in accordance with organizational policy, Federal, State, and local regulations.

Education:

  1. Successful completion of an Accredited Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Program
  2. Physician Assistants must have passed the NCCPA certification exam
  3. Nurse Practitioners graduating after July 1, 2006 must be board certified.
  4. Nurse Practitioners must be certified by the ANCC or PNCB

 

Licensure/Certification:

  1. Current, unrestricted license in the state of Florida
  2. Current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) required

Experience:

  1. 2+ years of experience working in pediatrics or completion of a pediatric focused training program is preferred.

 

Beginning October 15, 2021, all new hires must demonstrate they are fully vaccinated for Covid-19 by their first day of employment.

 

 

 

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