At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As the teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed GI Clinic and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Staff Nurse will be responsible for:
Working with physicians and nurse practitioners and other care providers to provide nursing support for patients and families seeking care in our busy GI Program for simple to complex gastrointestinal problems such as gastroesophageal reflux, constipation, abdominal pain, Inflammatory bowel disease, feeding difficulties, failure to thrive.
Coordinating care for patients with chronic GI disorders including management of home care needs, liaison with school nurses and other community resources.
Triaging and managing telephone calls for patients with acute GI problems.
Educating patients and families.
Assessing and managing patients with enteral feeding tubes.
Working four 10-hour days, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 7:30am-6pm.
Working in both Boston and Waltham locations.
To qualify, you must have:
Minimum of 2 years of pediatric nursing experience.
Excellent clinical and communication skills; experience in GI a plus.
Experience working with children with autism a plus.
Strong organizational and critical thinking skills.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 2872523
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.