Job Opportunities Job Title:CICU APRNDate Posted:2019-03-13Job Location:Louisville, KY Job Requirements:The University of Louisville Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and Norton Children’s Hospital are recruiting 2 Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioners to staff the expanding Pediatric Cardiac ICU. The Jennifer Lawrence Cardiac Intensive Care unit – a 17 bed dedicated CICU will open in 2019. Our growing program includes a heart failure/transplant program with an active Ventricular Assist Device program, a busy EP program, and a busy surgical program performing the full range of congenital cardiac surgeries. We have one of the oldest ECMO programs in the country, performing between 20-40 pediatric cardiac and respiratory ECMO runs each year. Applicants should have Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certification. Successful applicants must possess or be eligible for licensure by the Kentucky Board of Nursing, obtain hospital privileges, and qualify for malpractice coverage by the University’s malpractice carrier.Job Description:1. Clinical care in the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, including independent patient care, documentation, and billing for services. The APRN will care for the whole spectrum of patients with acquired or congenital heart disease from newborn through adulthood admitted to Norton Children’s Hospital. Performance of procedures such as placement of arterial lines, central venous lines, chest tubes, and endotracheal tubes will be expected. Training will be provided as needed. 2. Participation in CICU nursing education 3. Participation in Division conferences and educational opportunities 4. Ability to work well in a multidisciplinary team setting which includes critical care fellows. In addition to salary, the division will pay licensure and credentialing fees, provide malpractice coverage, and pay for DEA license. Support for society memberships and CEU is also available. Contact information:Please forward CV and a cover letter to Vicki Montgomery, MD, Division Chief of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine University of Louisville/Norton Children’s Hospital AA/EEO firstname.lastname@example.org.