Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant (PEDS)
A very exciting opportunity for a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant (PT/FT) in a growing community! Be a part of our team of physicians in a practice with a philosophy is to provide quality compassionate care in our community. We have a loyal patient community and close team of workers. This locum opportunity has immediate availability and is an open-ended contract.
This position is responsible for providing exceptional primary care services, including assessing, diagnosing, prescribing, treating, and educating our patients. You will work closely with physicians and other clinicians in a supportive team approach to optimal patient care.
More about the position:
We are seeking qualified NPs or PAs for an Elizabeth, NJ-based locum opportunity at a private pediatric?s practice. The person in this position should utilize a high degree of knowledge, skill and competence in a specialized area of nursing to diagnose, proscribe, and treat pediatric patients within the scope of a formal collaborative practice.
Your hours for this position will be Monday-Friday, 8 hour shifts (no more than 30 hours a week) and you?ll see approximately 22 patients per day. To qualify for this position you must meet the following qualifications:
-3+ years pediatrics experience in a clinical setting
-BLS certification required
-PALS certification preferred
-Comfortable working independently
Ultimately we are seeking someone with strong leadership skills who is excited to be supported by a robust work team ready to give their all. You will work closely with physicians and other clinicians in a team approach to patient care. Malpractice insurance will be covered for you!
About Elizabeth, NJ:
The fourth largest city in New Jersey, Elizabeth was founded in 1664 and is a wonderfully diverse place teeming with history. The city is a lush mix of people and culture, and boasts calendar full of local events year-round. With a close proximity to the shore, the summer and fall months are full of beach-inspired outings, while the rest of the year features its own plethora of festivals, parades, and shows.