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 Inherited Cardiac Arrhythmia Program and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included. This Nurse Practitioner will be responsible for:
Joining a highly functional multidisciplinary team, with strong emphasis on culture, individual autonomy and performance, innovation and career development. The Inherited Cardiac Arrhythmia Program (ICAP) cares for patients and families with genetic cardiovascular disorders, specifically cardiomyopathies, inherited arrhythmia syndromes and families who have experienced sudden cardiac death. The ICAP team including physicians, genetic counselor, program coordinator, clinical psychologist and numerous visiting fellows and faculty.
Attending a full weekly clinic with an expectation of significant clinical autonomy and management of a high-volume of complex patients, pre-clinic preparation, regular phone and digital health consultation, counseling of patients and families, planning for and presentation at multidisciplinary meetings, and a proactive involvement in the overall team strategy and performance.
There is a unique collaborative relationship with the Cardiovascular Genetics Program at the Brigham and Women's Hospital involving joint management of families and multidisciplinary meetings. Responsibilities related to this collaboration include planning and prior preparation to ensure all relevant details have been obtained and reviewed prior to the family visit.
Inpatient management and consultation is performed on an as-needed basis.
Being actively engaged in research activities of the NP's choice ranging from public awareness campaigns and marketing, assessment of patients' experience and outcomes, and clinical and academic investigations in cardiovascular genetic medicine. Ideally this will include presentation at national and international meetings.
Working primarily at the main Boston Children's campus on Longwood Avenue, and occasionally at Boston Children's Waltham location.
To qualify, you must have:
MSN or DNP, PNP or FNP certification and MA APRN license.
Minimum of 3 years cardiac or genetics experience preferred. Will consider new grad NP with strong cardiac knowledge, or with 2 years of cardiac or genetics nursing experience.
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability and enthusiasm to learn new aspects of cardiovascular medicine and genetics
BLS and PALs certification required upon hiring.
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.
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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.