Children's Hospital Boston Medical Nurse Practitioner, Waltham Inpatient Psychiatric Unit in Boston, Massachusetts
57977BRTitle:Medical Nurse Practitioner, Waltham Inpatient Psychiatric UnitDepartment:Patient Services-NursingAutoReqId:57977BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Category:NursingJob Posting Description:At Boston Children’s Hospital, the quality of our care – and our inclusive hospital working environment – lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we’re committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.
The Medical PNP will be responsible for:
Providing medical care to patients on the 12-bed Inpatient Psychiatry Unit at Boston Children’s Hospital Waltham
Working collaboratively with the Hospitalist to provide patient assessment, evaluation and facilitation of medical treatment
Working with patients’ primary care providers and specialists to coordinate care.
Working collaboratively with the multidisciplinary team to develop and implement interventions that enhance patient care systems and patient safety for the psychiatric population
Providing education, consultation, leadership, and development of progressive nursing practice and research with the professional nursing staff
Serving as a resource and educator to patients, families and staff around management of medical conditions and their relation to psychiatric disorders
To qualify, you must have...
Minimum of 5 years of nursing experience
PNP experience and psychiatric experience preferred
Current PNP certification
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including an 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.
Office/Site Location:WalthamRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular