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Nurse Practitioner CT Surgery

Hahnemann University Hospital
Tenet Health
Type Full time Posted 7/18/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 10/1/2014
PA - Pennsylvania (All) - Philadelphia Referral - n/a -    

Description
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The Certified Nurse Practitioners functions as a member of the healthcare team in a manner consistent with their scope of practice in Pennsylvania in concert with the policies and procedures of Hahnemann University Hospital. The Clinical Nurse promotes image enhancement of the organization and its service. The Certified Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) is a licensed nurse who is certified to practice in an advanced scope of practice.

The CRNP is responsible and accountable for her/his professional expertise and demonstrates a high level of knowledge while performing acts of medical therapeutics in collaboration with and under the direction of a physician who is licensed to practice medicine in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. She/he is accountable to the Medical Director/physician supervisor for medical diagnosis and therapeutics, and the Director of Allied Health Professionals who reports directly to the Senior Director of Nursing, and to the employing institution to practice in the established position description of the Nurse Practitioner.

The CRNP maintains professional values that promote his/her role to serve as a role model to other nurses in the hospital and community, to serve as a resource person for nursing staff who have questions or concerns regarding patient problems, to serve as educator who teaches other nurses advanced assessment techniques, and to participate on relevant committees that will enhance the practice of nursing and promote change that will increase patient satisfaction and outcome.

Skills & Abilities: • Knowledge of current trends in nursing. • Commitment to excellence in patient care. • Effective interpersonal skills. • Demonstrates accountability and professionalism. • Adapts to change in a positive, professional manner. • Commitment to customer service. • Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, developmental, social, educational, safety, and related criteria, appropriate to the age of the patients served in their service area. Self motivated, functions independently, conceptually synthesizes a comprehensive knowledge base to coordinate both clinical and educational activities in major areas of clinical specialization. Requires frequent use of independent judgement in a clinical setting in evaluating and treating patients.

Education:

  • Graduation for an Accredited School of Nursing
  • Current RN license in the Commonwealth of PA
  • Graduation from Accredited Master' Degree Nurse Practitioners Program
  • Certification/license as a NP in the Commonwealth of PA


Qualifications
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Education:
  • Graduation for an Accredited School of Nursing
  • Current RN license in the Commonwealth of PA
  • Graduation from Accredited Master' Degree Nurse Reactionary Program
  • Certification/license as a NP in the Commonwealth of PA
Job : Educators/Specialists/Advanced Practice
Primary Location : PA-Philadelphia
Hospital/Facility : 855-Hahnemann University Hospital - Philadelphia, PA
Job Type : Full-time
Shift Type : Rotating
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