ACP - Pediatric Hospitalist (Part-Time/Nocturnist)

Atrium Health - Levine Children's Hospital
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Facility: Atrium Health - Levine Children's Hospital 
Address: 4135 S Stream Blvd 
Suite 300 
Charlotte, NC 28217 
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Specialty: Pediatrics 
Loan Repayment: No
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Job Summary

Levine Children’s Hospital is looking for an experienced Advanced Care Practitioner (ACP) to join their dynamic Pediatric Hospitalist team. This nocturnist position is part-time/24 hours per week. The Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant will assist the team in providing care for children during their hospitalization while under the supervision and in collaboration with a licensed physician. The ACP will be responsible for assisting with admissions, daily rounding, discharge planning, discharge documentation, as a member of a care team.

Essential Functions:

  • Performs initial and periodic medical history, physical examinations, and daily assessments

  • Records findings of examinations, assessments and plan of care

  • Performs minor medical procedures

  • Writes appropriate prescriptions and administers medications

  • Orders and interprets daily laboratory and radiology examinations

  • Determines treatment plan for patient

  • Documents all patient encounters, observations, interventions, and actions in a medically appropriate manner on the patient's medical record

  • Acts as a patient advocate for the population served

  • Attends, participates and contributes to group/practice meetings and development of policies and procedures when requested

Education, Experience and Certifications:

  • 1-2 years of inpatient experience required, preferably in pediatrics

  • Approved to practice as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in the state one works

  • Must have or be eligible for a DEA license

  • PNP-AC certification required (NP Applicants)

  • Masters Degree or Doctorate of Nursing Practice required (NP Applicants)

  • Graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant program required (PA Applicants)

  • Certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants preferred (PA Applicants)

Schedule

  • This nocturnist position is part-time/24 hours per week

About Atrium Health - Levine Children's Hospital

Atrium Health - Levine Children’s Hospital (LCH) is the largest children’s hospital between Atlanta and Washington DC. It serves high patient acuity as the flagship children’s hospital within the innovative Atrium Health and offers a full complement of pediatric subspecialists, including 4 pediatric neurosurgeons, 2 pediatric neuro-oncologists, and 2 pediatric physiatrists.  LCH has 4 pediatric hospitalist teams, a 20-bed PICU (including cardiac ICU), an 85-bed NICU, and an inpatient pediatric rehabilitation facility. LCH hosts a premier Pediatrics Residency Program, serves as a teaching hospital for students of the UNC School of Medicine, and offers excellent support for clinical research and quality improvement. LCH has been ranked among the Best Children’s Hospitals in the nation by U. S. News & World Report in six pediatric specialties for 2018-2019 including neurology & neurosurgery. 

Carolinas Medical Center along with LCH has earned Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The Magnet program recognizes health-care organizations for their focus on improving patient care, safety and satisfaction. It also helps foster a collaborative culture for nurses, while working to advance standards and practices of care.

Jeff Gordon Children’s Center (JGCC) in Concord, NC is located within Atrium Health - Northeast (450 beds), which is the Neurology Center of Excellence within the extensive Atrium Health. It houses North Carolina’s only NAEC Level III dedicated Pediatric EMU (6 beds) and is the site of the system’s pediatric ketogenic diet program.  JGCH has 53 inpatient beds including a 20 bed NICU that has 5 observation beds, and a 5 bed Progressive Care unit. 

About the Community

Life is good in the Carolinas. Ideally situated between mountains and beaches, Charlotte, NC has a metropolitan area of 2.4 million that continues to experience rapid growth. Charlotte is the US’s second largest banking center and has a full array of cultural activities and professional sports teams. Charlotte offers excellent public and private school options, and North Carolina is home to several world-class universities.

About Atrium Health

Atrium Health, one of the nation’s leading and most innovative healthcare organizations, provides a full spectrum of healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South Carolina and Georgia.  Atrium Health has over 3,000 system-employed providers and more than 60,000 employees, operating 45 acute care and specialty hospitals and 900-plus care locations.

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Contact: Sarah Foster 
Phone: 704-631-1120
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