Aug 11, 2020

Nurse Practitioner II / Diabetes & Obesity Research

  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA

Job Description

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No one has more expertise treating children than Children's Hospital Los Angeles. CHLA is the only children's hospital in California to make the prestigious U.S. News & World Report Honor Roll of "Best" children's hospitals and is nationally ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties.

Join a hospital where the work you do will matter—to you, to your colleagues, and above all, to our patients and families. At times, the work may be challenging, but it is always rewarding. We hope you’ll come and find out for yourself.

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Position Summary: The Pediatric Nurse Practitioner II in the Diabetes and Obesity Research Program will be part of a team delivering telehealth services to pediatric weight management patients. Providers will be based at CHLA and provide both video-conferencing and in-person care. The ideal candidate will have experience in pediatrics, obesity and weight management, and pharmacotherapy. Experience with telehealth and video-conferencing an asset. Bilingual English/Spanish is preferred.

Education/Licensure/Certifications: Masters of Science degree in Nursing from an N.L.N. accredited graduate school of nursing required. Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing for “hold out as a Nurse Practitioner” as defined in Section 1482, Nurse Practice Act, Business and Professional Code. Current California Registered Nurse License and current certification as a Nurse Practitioner. BCLS/PALS National Certification as an PNP in specialty field Furnishing license.

Minimum Qualifications: Three years pediatric experience preferred 2 years’ experience as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner required