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Nurse Practitioner - Pediatrics

Job Description

Summary: The Pediatric Nurse Practitioner is primarily responsible for providing consultation to both community health care providers and institutional health care providers regarding both palliative care and continuity of care.  The PNP would also be responsible for providing information on palliative care options available to assist families in the decision making process as desired.  The PNP also participates in the areas of program development, professional education, collaborative efforts, fundraising, and research.

  • Provides consultation to the Pediatric Nursing staff who are participating in the delivery of care to the CompassionNet clients, both in the home and in the primary medical facility.
  • Participates in the development and maintenance of current operational policies and procedures related to CompassionNet programs.
  • Participates in the development and implementation of education, and training activities for CompassionNet and Homecare personnel regarding Pediatric Palliative Care.
  • Assists in identifying and designing research projects based on data generated from CompassionNet and Homecare programs as well as clinical observations.
  • Educate the health team members about technical, cognitive, and clinical developments emerging for the CompassionNet client.
  • Perform direct care and documentation for select clients and caregivers that require specialist expertise and meets specified productivity.
  • Maintains current clinical knowledge in areas of Pediatric Palliative Care Nursing.
  • Identifies and pursues opportunities to extend the boundaries of PNP in the home care field. 
  • Participates on agency committees that are assigned.
  • Consults with staff and clients on ethical issues related to treatment and self-determinism.

  • Assists CompassionNet program with community outreach/awareness.

  • Works with CompassionNet staff to assure fiscal responsibility

  • Performs other duties as assigned. 

  • Consistently demonstrates high standards of integrity by supporting the Lifetime Healthcare Companies’ mission and values and adhering to the Corporate Code of Conduct.

  • Maintains high regard for member privacy in accordance with the corporate privacy policies and procedures.

  • Regular and reliable attendance is required


Job Requirements

  • Minimum Qualifications:

    • Current NYS Nurse Practitioner license with Pediatric specialty/focus required.  

    • Must demonstrate solid interpersonal, organizational and time management skills.
    • Basic computer skills are necessary, including but not limited to the ability to navigate on a personal computer within a Windows based operating environment; the ability to access and create basic e-mail messages; and the ability to open, edit, and save basic electronic documents if necessary.
    • With training provided, must demonstrate the ability to learn and utilize new systems, computer applications and operating environments as necessary.
    • Must have ability to travel.

      Physical Requirements

      In support of the Americans with Disabilities Act, this job description lists only those responsibilities and qualifications deemed essential to the position.

       Equal Opportunity Employer

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Job Snapshot

Location US-NY-Rochester
Employment Type Part-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Health Care
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Company Overview

Lifetime Care

Lifetime Care was founded in 1960 as Home Care Association of Rochester and Monroe County Inc. In 1974, the company changed its name to Genesee Region Home Care Association, Inc. and subsequently started doing business as "Lifetime Care". We serve 33,000 home care and hospice patients per year in the Rochester and Finger Lakes region including the counties of: Monroe, Wayne, Seneca, Cayuga, Yates, Schuyler, Ontario and Livingston. Our focus is on the delivery of compassionate, personalized care to adults and children who are ill, injured, dying or grieving. Lifetime Care also provides education that promotes healing and wellness. Learn More

Contact Information

US-NY-Rochester
Julie Lombart
585-214-1308
585-214-1236
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Lifetime Care
Company:
US-NY-Rochester
Location:
Part-Time
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
N/A
Pay Rate:
Health Care
Store Type:

Job Description

Summary: The Pediatric Nurse Practitioner is primarily responsible for providing consultation to both community health care providers and institutional health care providers regarding both palliative care and continuity of care.  The PNP would also be responsible for providing information on palliative care options available to assist families in the decision making process as desired.  The PNP also participates in the areas of program development, professional education, collaborative efforts, fundraising, and research.

  • Provides consultation to the Pediatric Nursing staff who are participating in the delivery of care to the CompassionNet clients, both in the home and in the primary medical facility.
  • Participates in the development and maintenance of current operational policies and procedures related to CompassionNet programs.
  • Participates in the development and implementation of education, and training activities for CompassionNet and Homecare personnel regarding Pediatric Palliative Care.
  • Assists in identifying and designing research projects based on data generated from CompassionNet and Homecare programs as well as clinical observations.
  • Educate the health team members about technical, cognitive, and clinical developments emerging for the CompassionNet client.
  • Perform direct care and documentation for select clients and caregivers that require specialist expertise and meets specified productivity.
  • Maintains current clinical knowledge in areas of Pediatric Palliative Care Nursing.
  • Identifies and pursues opportunities to extend the boundaries of PNP in the home care field. 
  • Participates on agency committees that are assigned.
  • Consults with staff and clients on ethical issues related to treatment and self-determinism.

  • Assists CompassionNet program with community outreach/awareness.

  • Works with CompassionNet staff to assure fiscal responsibility

  • Performs other duties as assigned. 

  • Consistently demonstrates high standards of integrity by supporting the Lifetime Healthcare Companies’ mission and values and adhering to the Corporate Code of Conduct.

  • Maintains high regard for member privacy in accordance with the corporate privacy policies and procedures.

  • Regular and reliable attendance is required


Job Requirements

  • Minimum Qualifications:

    • Current NYS Nurse Practitioner license with Pediatric specialty/focus required.  

    • Must demonstrate solid interpersonal, organizational and time management skills.
    • Basic computer skills are necessary, including but not limited to the ability to navigate on a personal computer within a Windows based operating environment; the ability to access and create basic e-mail messages; and the ability to open, edit, and save basic electronic documents if necessary.
    • With training provided, must demonstrate the ability to learn and utilize new systems, computer applications and operating environments as necessary.
    • Must have ability to travel.

      Physical Requirements

      In support of the Americans with Disabilities Act, this job description lists only those responsibilities and qualifications deemed essential to the position.

       Equal Opportunity Employer

      [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]
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