Skip to main content

Be a Child's Champion

Search Jobs

Not ready to apply yet? Join our Talent Community.

APP - ENT (Full Time, Day shift)

Miami, Florida

By becoming a nurse at Nicklaus Children’s, you will be responsible for the planning and delivery of patient and family centered care that meets the quality of standards at our Magnet designated hospital. We are looking for a nurse to provide compassion and knowledge every day.

Position Type: Full Time

Shift Schedule: Days

Success Profile

What makes a successful Nurse at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital? Check out the top traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Proactive
  • Compassionate
  • Team Player
  • Empathetic
  • Collaborative
  • Responsible
Blob Image

Our Culture

  • We are there through all stages of health and life, both physically and mentally.
  • We believe in inspiring hope and promoting lifelong health.
  • We are a trusted partner to children and their families, not only in times of illness, but throughout their life journey.
  • We are guided by the CREATE (collaboration, responsibility, empowerment, advocacy, transformation, empathy) values and behaviors.

Joining a new organization can be daunting or overwhelming. But at Nicklaus, your colleagues make you feel welcomed. They taught me to celebrate our accomplishments and band together during challenging times. This is not easy to find in healthcare these days, so I’m grateful to have found an amazing place to work with people and leadership who have my well-being in mind.

Lova Renee Brunson Manager Accreditation & Regulatory


Part-time and full-time employees receive the same benefits package.

Continuing Education

Encouraging and assisting with online and physical coursework

Professional Development

Course assistance, opportunities for teaching community education and more

Tuition Reimbursement

Options included for professional degree, leadership, technical courses and certificate training programs

Compensation & Success Sharing Programs

Nursing Step Program – Magnet Clinical Ladder

Benefits Package

Healthcare, Dental, PTO, Life Insurance


Job ID 26384 Date posted 03/29/2024


Job Summary
In association with the attending MD, primarily responsible for the outpatient management of otolaryngology surgery patients and participates in their clinical care as a member of an interdisciplinary team. Directs and develops new ways of management and treatment for such patients in collaboration with other team members. Supports and upholds the mission, vision, values, guiding behaviors, patient bill of rights, and the Code of Business and Ethics Conduct.
Job Specific Duties
  • Acts as resource for patients, families, staff, or community groups, providing education and emotional support. 
  • Develops, implements, evaluates, monitors, and modifies a plan of care that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes. 
  • Ensures the plan of care is of sufficient breadth and depth to guide the interdisciplinary team in achieving the desired health outcomes for patients and families. 
  • Promotes optimal patient outcomes by considering factors related to safety, effectiveness, and cost in planning and delivering patient care across departments. 
  • Contributes to the professional development of peers, colleagues, and others to improve patient outcomes and to promote growth of the nursing profession by facilitating a process of collaboration. 
  • Responsible for providing care appropriate to the developmental level of the patient. 
  • Generates, collects, and integrates data from a wide variety of sources in order to make clinical decisions about the initiation of appropriate orders, procedures, referrals, and treatments setting. 
  • Responsible for maintaining abreast of current advanced nursing scope of practice issues in order to facilitate a high quality of clinical performance and to promote professional growth. 
  • Models professional verbal and written communication with the interdisciplinary team members involved in the ongoing management of patients to optimize patient outcomes. 
  • Participates in all necessary activities associated with patient care (e.g., writing daily progress notes, coordinating clinical care, and discharge planning). 
  • Writes orders, monitors and alters drug therapies, and performs other necessary procedures within the framework of an established protocol entered into a collaborative relationship with an MD. 
  • Provides inpatient consults and rounds on post-operative inpatient patients in a combination of inpatient hospital and outpatient office setting. Provides care to same day walk in visits. 
  • Returns patient/family phone calls and fills/renews prescriptions. Responsible for answering service calls when MD on call. Assists office staff with clinical questions and coordination.
  • Establishes post-op office visits to improve next available day and increase new patient evaluations for MDs. 
  • Assists with coordinating hearing evaluations, sleep studies, and allergy testing .
  • Provides continuous supervision, observation of behavioral health patients, and adheres to non-violent crisis intervention strategies (CPI).



Minimum Job Requirements

  • APRN State of Florida Licensure - maintain active and in good standing throughout employment
  • Certification by the American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC), American Academy of Nurse Practitioner Certification Program (AANP), or Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB)
  • American Heart Association PALS maintain active and in good standing throughout employment
  • American Heart Association BLS maintain active and in good standing throughout employment
  • Level II Background Check
  • Successful completion of Credentialing by NCHS Medical Administration

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Board certification in specialty area (Pediatric or Family) preferred
  • Two years’ experience in an surgical outpatient setting preferred
  • Able to relate cooperatively and constructively with patients, families, and co-workers
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing
  • Able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information
  • Ability to problem solve to formulate a plan of care and evaluate the patient's response to care
  • Ability to interpret, adapt to, and react calmly under stressful conditions

Job :

Nursing - Clinical

Primary Location :

Florida-Miami-Nicklaus Children's Hospital - Main Hospital Campus

Department :

NCPS-NCH ENT-3100-462200

Job Status

:Full Time
Nursing Overview (Video)

Nicklaus Children's Hospital Nursing Overview

A Tour of Our Advanced Pediatric Care Pavilion with Maja (Video)

Our History & Mission

Get an idea of what your daily routine can be like.

Explore transportation, parks, cafés, shopping and beaches in this location.

Join Our Talent Community

Stay connected with us! Sign up to receive career information and alerts about brand new opportunities at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital.

Already a Member?

  • America's most loved workplaces 2022
  • magnet recognized american nurses credentialing center
  • magnet recognized american nurses credentialing center
  • training top 125 2019 winner
  • AACN beacon award for excellence

  • accredited practice transition program with distinction american nurses credentialing center
  • Leapfrog award
To top of page