Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Atrium Health Levine Children’s Child Protection Team is seeking a dynamic Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to complement their growing team. This 0.6 FTE position will be 3 days per week and primarily support Turning Point’s TreeHouse Children’s Advocacy Center in Monroe, NC. This position will also have the opportunity to participate with three other Children’s Advocacy Centers in the greater Charlotte area with which Atrium Health has a relationship (Pediatric Resource Center at Pat's Place in Charlotte, The Butterfly House in Albemarle, and Jeff Gordon Children's Center CAC in Concord).
• Previous experience with child abuse/neglect as primary role while a NP/PA or in a prior role (e.g. SANE nurse) is very strongly preferred.
• FNP/PNP or PA will provide evaluation and management of infants and children for suspected child abuse and neglect, in an ambulatory setting.
• Provider will participate in on call coverage.
• The current Child Protection Team consists of 2 full time Child Abuse Pediatricians, 2 Advanced Practice Providers (APPs), social workers and clinical support staff.
• Hospital-employed position offering comprehensive benefits package with exceptional retirement benefits.
Internal Number: Child Protection
About Atrium Health Levine Children's
Atrium Health - Levine Children’s Hospital (LCH) is the most comprehensive children’s hospital between Atlanta and Washington, DC, helping families stay close to home. Serving high patient acuity as the flagship children’s hospital within the innovative Atrium Health (formerly Carolinas HealthCare System) LCH has 236 beds and offers more than 150 specialists across more than 30 pediatric specialties. The hospital has 4 pediatric hospitalist teams, a 20-bed PICU (including cardiac ICU), an 85-bed NICU, and an inpatient pediatric rehabilitation facility. LCH hosts a premier Pediatrics Residency Program, serves as a teaching hospital for students of the UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine, and offers excellent support for clinical research and quality improvement. LCH has repeatedly been ranked among the Best Children’s Hospitals in the nation by U. S. News & World Report, most recently in six pediatric specialties for 2018-2019 including Cancer, Gastroenterology and GI Surgery, Cardiology and Heart Surgery, Nephrology, Neurology and Neurosurgery and Orthopedics. Carolinas Medical Center along with LCH has earned Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The M...agnet program recognizes health-care organizations for their focus on improving patient care, safety and satisfaction. It also helps foster a collaborative culture for nurses, while working to advance standards and practices of care.
Atrium Health, one of the nation’s leading and most innovative healthcare organizations, provides a full spectrum of healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South Carolina and Georgia. Atrium Health has over 3,000 system-employed providers and more than 60,000 employees, operating 45 acute care and specialty hospitals and 900-plus care locations.