Overview

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) or Physician Assistant (PA-C)
Florida Heart Group- Orlando FL- Inpatient Nocturnist Position
Covering Florida Hospital Orlando, East Orlando and Altamonte
General Summary:
The APRN or PA-C, under the supervision of the Physician(s), who acts as the collaborative practitioner, is responsible for:
  • Performs physical examinations as needed and monitors general cardiology, interventional cardiology & electrophysiology patients in the hospital setting including, but not limited to: new patient consults, pre & post-procedure care, follow up
  • Orders and interprets appropriate diagnostic tests, such as routine laboratory, X-ray, etc
  • Monitors the patient’s course of treatment and makes appropriate referral to either a physician or specialist, as needed
  • Collaborates with physician and staff as necessary to provide consistent care to patients and support to staff
  • Displays a caring and professional attitude at all time as well as maintaining personal and professional growth
  • Candidate must be able to pass a third party background check and pre-employment drug screen
Knowledge and Skills Required:
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, patients, and the public.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work overnight 7p-7a in the hospital on a rotating shift basis
Required Education/Experience:
  • Master’s degree in Nurse Practitioner Studies or Physician Assistant studies
  • Must have 1-2 years’ experience as an APRN or PA-C in a cardiology based field
Licensure, Certification, and Registration:
  • Current, valid Florida APRN or PA license (or eligibility)
  • ANCC or NCCPA certification required
  • Current BLS and ACLS

Client Description

Whether administering life-saving care for a premature infant, offering hope for a young leukemia patient, or educating an adult newly diagnosed with diabetes, FHMG physicians focus their efforts on patient care. Our practice and corporate support staff provide the customer service, billing, human resources, managed care and administrative services that allow our physicians to concentrate on what they do best - applying their knowledge, skill and experience to improve the health and well being of the individuals they serve. Guided by our Mission and Commitments, FHMG physicians and staff continuously seek to improve our standard of care, exceed customer expectations and improve patient satisfaction. We accomplish this through ongoing education and training and by listening to our patients. Our determination to bring more primary care physicians and specialists to the community is possible only because of the trust and confidence our patients place in us.

Community Description

Orlando is known as the City Beautiful. There is much more than theme parks here! Our community is culturally diverse and a great place to raise a family. We have excellent public and private schools. Orlando is also the setting for several colleges and Universities, including the University of Central Florida.  We are home to multiple theaters, art museums, art festivals and film festivals. We are well known for our excellent restaurants. We have a vibrant sports community with national teams like the Orlando Magic Basketball and Orlando City Soccer Club. We offer year round pleasant weather for outdoor fun and are only an hour away from some of the most scenic beaches in the Southeast.