Coordinates with the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association and the Cleft Program Team to ensure requirements are met to maintain Commission on Approval of Teams. Coordinates care provided by a multidisciplinary team, to provide optimal care for patients with craniofacial differences.
Master degree in nursing or Pediatric Nurse Practitioner required.
Minimum Work Experience
2 years of pediatric nursing experience required. Experience caring for pediatric surgical patients preferred.
Required Licenses/Certifications for position
TN or Compact RN Licensure Required
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Strong leadership skills including organizational and verbal and written communication skills. Self-starter that will take initiative. Interacts and works effectively with a multi-disciplinary team; values teamwork. Effective at problem-solving and strategically approaching situations where multiple points of view may conflict.
Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Light lifting, pushing and pulling is required for 10-20 lbs occasionally and frequent moving of objects of less than 10 lbs is required. Frequent sitting with some walking, standing, squatting, bending and reaching is required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.
Internal Number: 7583
About East Tennessee Children's Hospital
East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a 152-bed hospital certified by the state of Tennessee as the only Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center in East Tennessee and is accredited by the Joint Commission. As a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center, Children's Hospital offers full capabilities to care for seriously ill children in a unique pediatric environment and offers the services of many different pediatric subspecialties. Children's Hospital works jointly with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to ensure that injured children in this region receive trauma care at the institution most appropriate for the child's needs. We also assist smaller hospitals by providing pediatric health care training opportunities.