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Pediatric Dermatology Open Position for Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Phoenix Children's
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
24 days ago


Pediatric Dermatology Open Position for Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Position description:

  • This is a full-time position
  • Clinical time is typically Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm, or when clinic duties and patient care is completed
  • This position requires inpatient service/hospital coverage and after-hours coverage as needed
  • Coverage includes:
  1. Weekend call coverage: Friday, Saturday, & Sunday (rounds, inpatient consults, and first call through Friday 5pm-8am Monday) with a physician back up available
  • Day call coverage 8am to 8am next day, as needed to cover provider vacations and absences depending on needs of the practice (rounds, inpatient consults, and first call)
  • This is a very busy practice with complex pediatric patients. We have 4 attendings, 1.4 FTE APPs, and rotating residents/students and fellows
  • At least 2-3 years of NP/PA experience in pediatrics and/or dermatology experience preferred
  • Must be able to work autonomously after initial specialty training
  • Procedures for inpatient/outpatient include cryotherapy, injections, shave and punch biopsies, microscopy (for hair, infestations, and fungal elements), and contact sensitization
  • Medical photography and use of digital media required, with training provided
  • Dermoscopy skills required (and can be introduced as part of training)
  • Appropriate and timely documentation is required as well as sign off completed charts/orders
  • Teaching and participation in department PSQI initiatives and conferences is required
  • Inpatient:
  1. Includes initial consults, rounding on consult patients (general peds, PICU, NICU, CVICU on main campus), and ED calls/triage.
  2. Requires management of medically complex pediatric patients.
  3. You will be working alongside residents, fellows, APPs, and attendings, must have good communication and interpersonal skills and know appropriate hand-off skills.
  4. Call requirements: You will be answering hospital/ED and patient phone calls.
  5. Adequate and timely documentation and completion of inpatient notes and phone notes required.
  • Clinic:
  1. Clinic office locations: Main Campus, Mesa, Gilbert, Avondale (TBD)
  2. Clinic hours 8am – 5pm (approximately)

Please contact Raye Jean Becker


Job Information

  • Job ID: 62975161
  • Location:
    Phoenix, Arizona, United States
  • Position Title: Pediatric Dermatology Open Position for Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
  • Company Name For Job: Phoenix Children's
  • Job Function: Dermatologist,
    Nurse Practitioner,
    Physician Assistant
Phoenix , Arizona , United States

Phoenix Children’s is Arizona’s premier hospital for family-centered, pediatric care for patients with complex medical needs. We’re proud of the broad and deep experience our expert team of physicians and staff brings across more than 75 pediatric subspecialties — experience you won’t find anyplace else in Arizona. With a medical staff of nearly 1,000 specialists, Phoenix Children’s is one of the largest pediatric healthcare systems in the country, and the most comprehensive children's care facility in the state. We provi...

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