Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Cardiology
Driscoll Children's Hospital
May 29, 2017
Corpus Christi, Texas
Full Time - Experienced
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
The nurse practitioner/physician assistant is a skilled individual, qualified by academic and clinical education who provides assistance in the provision of cardiothoracic surgery care to include assessing and managing patient following established practice standards and protocols. Working closely with the cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, and nursing, the nurse practitioner/physicians assistant facilitates communication between the members of the health care team and patient/ family to enhance the quality of care provided to cardiac patients.
Driscoll offers an excellent compensation and benefit package. Relocation assistance and sign on bonus available.
- Graduation from an accredited NP Program with practice authority in the State of Texas
- Min of 3 - 5 years of experience working with the pediatric cardiology patient population
- Bilingual in Spanish preferred
- PALS and CPR required
Position may require travel to off site clinics - if selected DHS will run a MVC
Driscoll Children's Hospital part of the Driscoll Health System, distinguishes itself as the preferred hospital to work for in Texas and the South Central United States. Located on the Texas Gulf Coast just two blocks from Corpus Christi Bay, Driscoll Children's Hospital truly is an oasis in today's healthcare environment.
Corpus Christi offers a relaxed life style with min traffic, miles of beautiful beaches, universities, music and many family activities.