Ascension Health Nurse Practitioner/ Providence Hospital DC/ ORTHOPEDIC SERVICES RANKIN/ Day, 80 hours, Bi-Weekly in Washington, District Of Columbia

Additional Job Information

Title: Nurse Practitioner

City, State: Washington,DC

Location: Providence Hospital DC

Department: ORTHOPEDIC SERVICES RANKIN

Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Day, 80 hours, Bi-Weekly

8:00 - 4:00 M-F

Rooted in the loving ministry of Jesus as healer, we serve all persons with joy, care, and respect, giving special attention to persons who are poor and vulnerable. Our Catholic health ministry improves the health of individuals and of our community with compassion and justice. Providence Hospital is staffed by a diverse and talented group of medical professionals committed to the core values that shaped our original patient experience in 1861.

Job Summary:

In collaboration with a physician, provides for the expansion of individualized primary healthcare services by diagnosing and treating certain acute or chronic health conditions.

Responsibilities:

  • Obtains patient history and performs assessment via observation, interview and examination.

  • Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic studies.

  • Performs preventative health assessments, screening, immunizations and patient care.

  • Provides direct treatment and management of health conditions via prescriptive authority or referral to other healthcare providers or community resources.

  • Counsels and educates patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventative health, treatment options and community resources.

  • Documents delivery of health care and nursing processes in accordance with specific specialty area standards and network nursing policy.

  • Precepts Nurse Practitioner students.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Registered Nurse obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Certified Nurse Practitioner obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. CRNP or NP-BC acceptable.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science

  • MSN-Master of Science in Nursing Required

  • Licensed Nurse Practicioner in Washington, DC

  • 2-4 years experience in Orthopedics or surgical area.

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