NP, Hospitalist job, MD

Seeking a NP Hospitalist for one of the largest, most comprehensive and most highly respected providers of health-related services to the people of a large Metropolitan area. Their system advocates acute care and preventive services, wellness and fitness services, and educational programs.

Located in the Mid Atlantic our location can offer a variety of options for living, from City to Rural. The area is very accessible to all needed services, historical and cultural offerings.

Responsibilities include:

  • Under limited supervision, the NP Hospitalist performs comprehensive medical and nursing evaluation to diagnose and treat patients
  • Functions as an Advanced Practice Nurse
  • Documents all patient encounters appropriately and accurately after performing an accurate and comprehensive history and physical appropriate to the patient problem
  • Identifies abnormal findings on physical assessment and diagnostic tests
  • Provides orders for medical procedures and/or treatments in a timely manner to enhance the flow of patient care, including laboratory, cardiology, and radiology studies, as well as other indicated therapies in a cost effective manner
  • Prescribes drugs, including controlled substances, as appropriate
  • Performs delineated clinical procedures as needed for patient care
  • Refers patients to appropriate licensed physicians or other health care providers as necessary
  • Rounds on assigned Hospitalist and community physician patients
  • Provides patient care according to scheduled shifts to include nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Works in a variety of clinical settings within the inpatient, post-acute, and psychiatric units

Qualifications/Requirements include:

  • Seasoned professional knowledge; equivalent to a Master’s degree; knowledge in more than one discipline
  • 1-3 years of experience
  • Master’s degree in an advanced practice nurse practitioner program with Acute Care Certification. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing attaining a BSN degree.
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Frequently)
  • Basic computer skills (Frequently)
  • Cerner (Frequently)
  • Healthstream (N/A)
  • IDX (Occasionally)
  • Standard Office Equipment (Occasionally)
  • Medical terminology (Frequently)
  • Nursing Process skills based on MD Nurse Practice Act (Frequently)
  • Critical thinking skills (Frequently)
  • Maryland Registered Nurse License
  • BLS/ACLS
  • Acute Care NP certification

12 hour shifts and 7 shifts required every 2 weeks. No call.

For more information, please contact

Tina Roberts, President
JONATHAN CHASE EXECUTIVE SEARCH
588 Sutter Street, Suite 349
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 770-1200

(415) 684-2526
tinaroberts@contactjc.com

                                                                                                                                                         

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