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10 May

Full-Time Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner

Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters – Posted by CHKDMyrna Norfolk, VA

Job Description

Are you a physician assistant or nurse practitioner who thrives in a fast-paced dynamic environment caring for pediatric orthopedic patients with acute needs?  Are you interested in using your clinical and macro social work skills to implement impactful change for your patient? Are you interested in applying evidence-based practices to ensure that patients receive the best possible orthopedic care?

Be part of our team. Children’s Orthopedics and Sports Medicine is seeking a hospital-based PA or NP for overnights to provide care for our patients and their amazing families. This role is with Children’s Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters, Children’s Surgical Specialty Group in Norfolk, VA.

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine | Health | CHKD

This position has been uniquely created to serve the hospital’s pediatric orthopedic overnight needs while helping to support our Orthopedic Surgeons who are on call.  Responsibilities include performing hospital emergency department consults, conducting hospital rounds, handling Urgent Care transfers, and may occasionally act as a first assistant in the operating room. With a clinical team comprised of seven pediatric orthopedic surgeons and seven office-based physician assistants, the practice is well suited to take care of the pediatric orthopedics needs of the community.  We are looking for a candidate that wants to grow their pediatric orthopedic knowledge and join a collegial environment focused on providing the best care to our patients and families.

What our team loves most.

  • Collaborative team
  • Passionate workplace
  • Opportunities for ongoing education and professional enhancement

An ideal candidate will possess:

  • Current State license as an APRN or PA with specialization in Family or Pediatrics.
  • Physician Assistants – Current National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) certification required.
  • Nurse Practitioner – Current certification from the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board (ONCB) preferred.

Health, Healing, and Hope for All Children. Those simple words embody the mission of Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters Health System. CHKD values excellence in care, collaboration, integrity, and ingenuity in all we do. A comprehensive pediatric health system, we are dedicated to care for all children regardless of the families’ ability to pay.

CHKD offers market competitive compensation and benefits, including affordable health, vision, dental, and supplemental insurances, generous paid time off, a 401k retirement savings plan with organization match, tuition assistance, loan repayment, relocation assistance, paid parental leave, and more.

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How to Apply

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Job Categories: Pediatric Orthopaedics. Job Types: Full-Time.


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