Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) Nurse Practitioner
October 2, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Phoenix Children’s is seeking a talented and energetic Nurse Practitioner to join the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU). The CVICU, a key component of the Phoenix Children’s Heart Center, is comprised of a high-functioning, dynamic team that provides unparalleled expertise and comprehensive care to heart patients from admission through discharge. The CVICU team oversees the clinical care of critically ill children with cardiac conditions who are admitted for surgery, cardiac catheterization or illness.
Why apply for this position?
At Phoenix Children’s, Advanced Practice Providers are part of an enhanced care model that empowers every provider to work at the fullest extent of their education and training. This ultimately helps Phoenix Children’s serve the growing needs of Arizona’s community without sacrificing the high-quality care it’s known for.
The Phoenix Children’s Heart Center has quickly become a go-to regional referral center in the Southwest. It boasts:
A fast-paced environment with high surgical volumes.
Opportunities to participate in quality improvement projects, research studies, and continuing education, both in-house and with healthcare and academic affiliates.
A 24-bed ICU, which will be expanding in early 2019 to include 12 additional ICU beds and 12 step-down beds.
A top rating of three stars from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, based on congenital cardiothoracic surgery outcomes data. Phoenix Children’s Heart Center is one of just 12 programs in North America to earn this rating out of 119 participating programs.
Ranked among the top 10 cardiology and heart surgery programs by US News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals.
Highlights of Phoenix Children’s
Ranked in US News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals.
Arizona’s only licensed children’s hospital, providing world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families in Arizona and throughout the Southwest.
One of the largest children’s hospitals in the country.
More than 75 pediatric specialties.
The Hospital is poised for continued growth in quality patient care, research and medical education.
Living in Phoenix
The Valley of the Sun boasts 300 sunny days a year, plus award-winning restaurants, great shopping venues, professional sports franchises, tournament-level golf courses and acclaimed urban mountain parks.
The Phoenix housing market is ideal for new buyers, and great vacation destinations such as Sedona, San Diego and Las Vegas are just hours away.
Candidates interested in applying for this position should send their CV to:
Phoenix Children’s is an equal opportunity employer.
Internal Number: CVICU-NP101
About Phoenix Children's
Phoenix Children's Hospital is Arizona's only hospital dedicated to children and one of the 10 largest children's hospitals in the nation. The hospital is home to the state's largest group of pediatric specialists and sub-specialists providing the best care to the sickest kids. Phoenix Children's continues to evolve its world-class care and is working with leading local and national research partners to uncover new breakthroughs in pediatric medicine.