Pediatric Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner
Thrive Where Contributions Are Rewarded and Valued
Sound Physicians’ advanced practitioners, alongside our emergency medicine physicians, enjoy a key role in driving improvements in acute care. In support of our core values, we ensure our advanced practice providers have the time and resources to deliver compassionate care. You will be involved with driving improvements in quality, and patient satisfaction, and aligning with hospital leadership in achieving the goals set for the team.
Dwayne and Cynthia Willett Children’s Hospital of Savannah, Memorial Health University Medical Center is a Level I Trauma Center and teaching facility affiliated with the Mercer School of Medicine, located in the heart of Savannah. The new free-standing Children’s Hospital of Savannah houses an eighteen-bed, state-of-the-art pediatric emergency department.
- Level I Trauma Center
- 8-hour and 12-hour shifts
- Great work environment
- Strong, stable team
- A mix of acuity levels
- Access SoundInstitute™ learning platform for continuing education and professional career development with convenient online and in-person educational courses, including CME
Requirements of Advanced Practitioners
The Sound Physicians emergency medicine leadership recognizes the medical team as key to the success of our hospital partnerships. The clinical onboarding of all our nurse practitioners and physician assistants is a coordinated process that recognizes the skill level of the APP based on a tiered approach to their clinical experience. While the EM APP onboarding program is standardized, it is guided and overseen at the site level by site-specific leaders.
- ACLS/BLS/PALS required
- Current, unrestricted license in GA required; previous pediatric practice or nursing experience required
Location & Lifestyle
Savannah, Georgia is a city diverse in culture and is located on the beautiful Georgia coast. The city offers a strong economy, good quality of living, and a wide spectrum of cultural and recreational activities. Savannah boasts a low cost of living, rich history, and an exciting food scene for a wonderful culinary experience. The area has beautiful coastal beaches, a warm temperate climate year-round, fishing, golf, boating, hiking, biking, and robust tourism to the area for its scenic beauty.