Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Children's National Hospital is looking for a certified pediatric or family nurse practitioner to join the PANDA Palliative Care team. Established in 2012, the PANDA Palliative Care team has continued to grow and enjoys expansive acceptance throughout the health care system. Consistently ranked in the top 10 by U.S. News & World Report, Children’s National is transforming pediatric medicine for all children.
The qualified candidate will enjoy an autonomous practice along with collegial support from a dedicated interdisciplinary team. The PANDA Palliative Care Team is a specialty pediatric palliative care program that serves the prenatal, infants, children, adolescents and young adult population with serious illness, and their families. As part of our program, the PANDA team provides integrative medicine therapies including acupuncture, acupressure, aromatherapy, massage, mindfulness, healing touch, and craniosacral therapy.
Within a leading academic children’s hospital located in our nation’s capital, PANDA is anchored in providing excellent clinical care, education, advocacy, and research. Washington, DC is an ideal place for the traditional D.C. attractions – the Smithsonian museums, the U.S. Capitol, the monuments – you'll find cosmopolitan food, arts and nightlife scenes. And we are lucky to be in our nation's capital, and enjoy the Cherry Blossoms trees every year!
Preferred 3 years of experience as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Minimum of 5 years experience as a nurse. Preferred 2 years experience in pediatric palliative care and advanced training in pediatric palliative care.
Internal Number: (210000XC)
About Children's National Hospital
Children's National Hospital is ranked the number 1 pediatric hospital in the DC-MD-VA region and one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Last year, we saw more than 219,000 children from the nation’s capital, Maryland and Virginia as well as from across the country and around the world.
Our pediatric specialists are internationally recognized for providing the best possible care. For four years in a row, Children’s National has been ranked one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Additionally, Children's National is ranked #1 in neonatology and is Magnet®-designated for excellence in nursing.
Children's National has attained Level 1 Surgery Verification from the American College of Surgeons, a distinction that recognizes surgery centers that have improved surgical quality, prevented complications, reduced costs and saved lives.
We’ve also earned a global reputation for pioneering new therapies and treatments, including heart, cancer, neurology, and general surgery innovations. Home to the Children’s Research Institute and the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Children...’s National is ranked seventh in NIH research funding for pediatric institutions.
We’re also recognized as committed advocates for children on local, state, and federal health policy. In fact, we’re often the first at the table when pediatric healthcare legislation is being developed.