Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Walk-in Provider

Roles and Responsibilities:  

    • Independently see and treat children from birth to age 21 in outpatient setting (history taking, physical exams, and clinical decision making)
    • Rotate as on-call provider (telephone calls only)
    • Patient and parent education
    • Evening and weekend clinics required

Position Requirements: 

Required qualifications and competencies: 

Masters or Doctorate of Nursing from an accredited program required in Pediatrics

    • Current RN and PNP license inNew Yorkstate
    • Board certified as a Pediatric NP (ANCC or PNCB)
    • Prior experience (at least one year) practicing as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
    • Graduate of a Nurse Practitioner Fellowship Program
    • Current BLS and PALS certification
    • Ability to work with pediatric patients from birth to age 21
    • Ability to function as independent provider
    • Knowledge of medications and their correct administration based on age of the patient
    • Ability to manage and operate equipment safely and correctly
    • Ability to function under stressful situations
    • Ability to function and communicate with other staff
    • Flexibility
    • Organized approach to tasks  

Preferred qualifications and competencies: 

    • Bilingual (Spanish)  

How to apply: 

Please send cover letter and resume to Sanjivan Patel, MD  sapatel@wyckoffhospital.org  and  bfregjaj@wyckoffhospital.org