Saint Francis Bartlet - The Nurse Practitioner is a licensed independent practitioner who is responsible for managing health problems and coordinating health care for patients in accordance with State and Federal rules and regulations and the nursing standards of care (assessment of health status, diagnosis, development of plan of care and treatment, implementation of treatment plan, and evaluation of patient status) . Acute care clinical management is conducted in collaboration with other health care team members during the evening and/or night shift hours.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:The Acute Care Nurse Practitioner functions as an Advanced Practice Nurse collaboratively with physician sponsor/s providing leadership of the clinical care team and acts as a change agent for a specific patient population by incorporating the role of clinical expert, role model, consultant, educator, practitioner, researcher, and nurse leader. Provides clinical expertise to individual patients/families and/or groups of patients/families by providing direct and indirect patient care. Collaborates with the health care team in assessing, designing, implementing, and evaluating population-based programs of patient care to enhance high quality-cost effective patient outcomes. Models appropriate behavior as exemplified in Mission, Vision and Values.
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
· Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program
· Current Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) Licensure
· Current Nurse Practitioner certification in specialty area
· Current provider card in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
· Strong computer skills, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
· Eligible for hospital privileges
Experience: Three to five years of general nursing experience of clinical practice at the RN level.
- Prior experience as Acute Care NP strongly preferred
Professional Requirement: RN/ APRN license in the state of Tennessee
Job : Educators/Specialists/Advanced Practice
Primary Location : TN-Bartlett
Hospital/Facility : 569-Saint Francis Bartlett Medical Center - Memphis, TN
Job Type : Full-time
Shift Type : Evenings