Valley Children's Akers Specialty Clinic in Visalia is seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner to join its team. Akers Specialty Care Center sees patients for a variety of specialties including Cardiology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Ear Nose and Throat and Plastic Surgery. The clinic is looking for a Nurse Practitioner with experience in general pediatrics; however knowledge or experience in one or more of these specialties is preferred.
The Nurse Practitioner is an Advanced Practice Practitioner who is accountable for a "defined" patient population. This position functions in the roles of expert practitioner, consultant, educator, patient advocate, care coordinator and researcher within a specialized area of practice. Upon acceptance of an offer of employment and prior to providing patient care, candidate must submit Scope of Practice and all information for credentialing, to the Medical Staff office, Hospital Interdisciplinary Professional Practice Council.
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