GI Hospitalist- Nurse Practitioner, ARNP or Physician Assistant, PA-C- Apopka, FL

  • Adventist Health System
  • Apopka, FL, USA
  • Jan 29, 2018

Job Description

Florida Hospital Medical Group is proud to be affiliated with the world-class Florida Hospital network of care, and a subsidiary of Adventist Health System, the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in the world and a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction. FHMG's advanced practice providers manage the treatment and care for our patients in the practice setting, as well as at Florida Hospital's eight campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Kissimmee, Orlando, Winter Park and Florida Hospital Waterman in Tavares.

Nurse Practitioner, ARNP or Physician Assistant, PA-C-

Inpatient Position- Florida Hospital Apopka

Central Florida Hepatology & Gastroenterology- Apopka, FL - For more information please visit the website

Florida Hospital Apopka features 120 private patient rooms, advanced surgical suites, a diagnostic cath lab, and other high-demand services. The hospital also includes an expanded Women's Center, outpatient rehab, ICU and medical services. We continue to offer the same quality emergency, cardiology, and imaging services you've come to expect from Florida Hospital Apopka.

General Summary:

The ARNP or PA-C, under the supervision of the Physician(s) who acts as the collaborative practitioner, is responsible for:
  • Performs physical examinations of patients; evaluation and treatment of injuries or illness of patients with GI related conditions in the hospital setting
  • Responsible for covering the inpatient service for the practice at Florida Hospital Apopka
  • Treating patients with various conditions related to the full scope of the digestive system, liver functions and esophagus
  • Orders and interprets appropriate diagnostic tests, such as routine laboratory, X-ray, etc
  • Monitors the patient's course of treatment and makes appropriate referral to either a physician or specialist, as needed
  • Collaborates with physician supervisor and staff, as necessary to provide consistent care to patients and support to staff
  • Displays a caring and professional attitude at all time as well as maintaining personal and professional growth
  • Candidate must be able to pass a third party background check and pre-employment drug screen

Knowledge and Skills Required:
  • Candidate must be energetic, self-directed and willing to learn

Required Education/Experience:
  • Experience as an ARNP or PA-C in the hospital setting, medically managing
  • Master's degree in Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant studies

Preferred Education/Experience:
  • Previous GI experience (as ARNP or PA) strongly preferred
  • Hospital Experience preferred
  • Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:
  • Current, valid Florida ARNP or PA-C license
  • ANCC, NCCPA (or equivalent) certification
  • Current BLS and ACLS