Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Central California Faculty Medical Group (CCFMG) affiliated with the UCSF Fresno Medical Education program has a position available for a full time licensed Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in the Division of Pediatric Pulmonology at Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC) in Fresno, California. The select applicant will work with Pediatric Pulmonologists and the excellent pediatric pulmonology team to care for patients with asthma, Cystic Fibrosis, chronic lung disease, chronic respiratory failure, etc. The position entails mostly outpatient clinical responsibility but may include inpatient responsibilities and after-hours call coverage. There are opportunities for the select applicant to be a coordinator of specialized pediatric pulmonology clinics and also be involved with clinical research. Ideal candidates will have a track record of expertise in symptom management, complex communication, shared decision making, and collaborative provision of education to patients with a variety of life-limiting illnesses and their families. At least 2-years of Pediatric Nurse Practitioner experience and National Certification required.
Competitive salary and benefit package. EOE
The position is based in Fresno, California, where residents enjoy a high standard of living combined with a low cost of living. The result is a quality of life uniquely Californian, yet surprisingly affordable. Limitless recreational opportunities and spectacular scenery is all accessible in a community with abundant affordable housing. While there is much to see and do in Fresno, the city is ideally located for fast, convenient getaways to the majestic Sierra (just 90 minutes away) as well as the scenic Central Coast, just two and one-half hours away. Fresno is the only major city in the country with close proximity to three national parks, including renowned Yosemite National Park.
Please E-mail CV plus 3 references to: Diane O’Connor, Recruiter, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Internal Number: 48
About UCSF FRESNO
As a regional medical campus, the University of San Francisco, Fresno Medical Education Program is a proven national model, structured to compete in a rapidly changing health care environment that demands the highest models of technological advances and the best-trained physicians. The new UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education and Research provides an exciting venue for UCSF Fresno to fulfill its commitment to innovation through research forums and educational courses, focusing on cutting edge technology and clinical analysis. As we move ahead, UCSF Fresno will continue to grow by looking for trends in medicine that define and embrace the future to meet the Valley’s health care needs. Through it’s network of partner hospitals including Community Medical Centers, Children’s Hospital Central California and the VA Central California Health Care System, medical students and residents train in state-of-the-art facilities where superior patient care is the cornerstone.