Children's Hospital Boston Nurse Practitioner, Gynecology Clinic, Ambulatory (40 hrs) in Boston, Massachusetts
58256BRTitle:Nurse Practitioner, Gynecology Clinic, Ambulatory (40 hrs)Department:Ambulatory ServicesAutoReqId:58256BRStatus: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 Nurse Practitioner will be responsible for:
Providing comprehensive healthcare services in the Gynecology Program: outpatient, inpatient, pre- and post-operative surgical and emergency patients.
Performing a complete history and physical exam and interprets findings, assessing patients and providing care in the urgent and elective outpatient gynecology clinic.
Ordering and interpreting diagnostic studies in outpatient, inpatient, pre-op, and post-op settings.
Communicating clearly and concisely with the healthcare team and utilizes resources to meet the patient’s needs. Writing and dictating notes, communications to referring providers, as well as demonstrating proficiency in the patient’s medical record to include patient history, physical, diagnosis, and care plan.
Triaging calls and identifying patients that require gynecologic consultation with referring pediatricians, inpatient hospital staff, Emergency room staff, or other healthcare professionals.
Participating in formal and informal teaching opportunities with team members.
Performing post-operative care such as teaching use of vaginal dilators, removing sutures/staples, removing drains and tubes.
Performing minor surgical procedures depending on experience level (such as IUD placement).
Executing emergency gynecologic care in the Ambulatory Care Setting/ICU/Inpatient floors/ER.
Maintaining clinical competency and ongoing professional development through continuing education, professional activities and self-evaluation.
Working 40 hours per week, days, 10 hour days.
To qualify, you must have:
A BSN and Master’s in Nursing (graduate of a certified NP Program)
Current MA NP license.
3+ years of RN experience in a women’s health, adult gynecology, pediatrics, surgery or emergency medicine setting. (Prefer 1-year NP experience)
The analytical skills to resolve highly complex problems requiring the application of clinical, scientific or technical principles, theories and concepts and in-depth, cross-functional experience-based knowledge.
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 affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts 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:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular