Nurse Practitioner / Instructor - Pediatrics

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7056100 (Ref.No. 0307168CS)
Posted: February 23, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

The Department of Pediatrics, Immunology, Allergy, Rheumatology and Retrovirology Service is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a critical clinical role. This junior level faculty member will be located at Main Campus. The advanced level practitioner or instructor will work alongside senior faculty colleagues, fellows and advanced level practitioners , in the care of children in our Food Allergy Program, Transplantation Program and Immune Dysregulation Joint Clinic. Specifically, this role is key to perform clinical care for food associated diseases, transplant and immune dysregulated patients and help research coordination for the Food Allergy Program. The person in this position will perform research visits for patients in clinical trials in the Food Allergy Program, including treatment of food allergic reactions after administration of food challenge procedures.

  • Direct patient care related activities.
  • Provide clinical coverage for the Allergy and Immunology Service in the outpatient setting.
  • Attend the Monday morning meeting of the Food Allergy Program and cover patient emergency calls for the Food Allergy Program by participation in the call schedule.
  • Complete medical charts in a timely manner.
  • Comply with all research regulatory requirements for clinical trials.
  • Assist in training and education of new allied personnel, fellows, and medical students.

Required:  

  • Master's degree in Nursing  or related field.
  • No experience required.  
  • Current licensing as a Registered Nurse and as a WHCNP/FNP by the Board of Nurse Examiners of the State of Texas and certification by a recognized certified body for nurse and recognition by the Board of Nurse Examiners as a Nurse Practitioner.

Preferred:  

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).




 

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