Phelps Memorial Hospital Center is a 238-bed not-for-profit acute care hospital situated on a scenic Hudson River campus in beautiful Sleepy Hollow, NY, just 35 miles north of New York City. We are dedicated to providing excellence in patient care with a staff of highly skilled experts, state of the art equipment and a supportive management team. Employees find a challenging and fulfilling professional experience in an atmosphere of team spirit. With over 1,600 employees, we are one of the largest employers in Westchester County. We value our employees and support them with an individualized orientation and one of the industry's best and most comprehensive flexible benefits package.
In collaboration with members of the department of surgery the Nurse Practitioner (NP) assesses, recommends, implements and evaluates the care for assigned in and outpatients, ages 13 and up. The Orthopedics NP engages in the expanded practice of medical-surgical nursing. These practices include admitting and discharging patients, prescribing medications, performing therapies and treatments, ordering and interpreting tests and other procedures, according to but not limited to, mutually agreed upon practice protocols which are determined in collaboration between the Nurse Practitioner and the Director of Surgery.
Qualifications: MSN required. Minimum two (2) years current nursing (RN) experience, preferably within med-surg. Current / valid NYS license as Registered Nurse Practitioner. NYS Prescriptive Privileges Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification.