The Department of Pediatrics is seeking a Nurse Practitioner. The Nurse Practitioner is a full time ambulatory pediatrician with a commitment to medical education at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center Children's Medical Practice. Our goal is to deliver patient and family-centered primary care that shapes the standard of excellence in pediatric clinical care delivery in a community hospital based outpatient clinic. Our patient population is very diverse and many patients' parents have Limited English Proficiency.
We are part of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Clinical Associates participate in a variety of teaching and quality improvement activities.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Responsibilities include providing primary care as well as diagnosis, treatment and management of acute illnesses in pediatric patients who present to clinic with a focus on continuity of care and creating longitudinal relationships with patients and their families.
Responsibilities also include teaching and precepting residents during continuity clinic and medical students during their pediatric outpatient rotation.
Further responsibilities will include participation in departmental meetings/conferences as scheduled and contribution towards the departmental goals and objectives.
Additional responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, billing for services, written documentation and dictation, coordinating specialty care and speaking with consultants for patients, addressing patient issues over the phone, filling prescriptions and patient paperwork.
Compliance with Continuing Medical Education (CME) requirements and maintenance of certification.
Master's degree in nursing; Registered Nurse license and Certified as a Nurse Practitioner. Must be licensed as NP in State of Maryland or other state where practicing. Additional experience may substitute for master's degree.
Current CPR certification required.
Must maintain current licensure and certification during duration of employment.
Completion of the Bayview Medical Center and JHH credentialing process is required prior to start date.
Spanish language proficiency required as demonstrated by the passing the CCLA Spanish Proficiency test administered by ALTA.
Sitting, standing and walking for extended period. Reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction. Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers rather than with whole hand(s) or arm(s). Ability to move standard equipment through a hospital or clinical environment.
Classified Title:Nurse Practitioner Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/MG Starting Salary Range: Competitive; Commensurate with experience Employee Group: Full Time Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm Exempt Status: Exempt Location: JH at Bayview Medical Center Department Name: Pediatrics Personnel Area: School of Medicine
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