Nurse Practitioner-Cardiology

Location
Brooklyn, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10/25/2017
Closes
11/24/2017
Specialty
Cardiology, Nurse Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
 

As one of the nation's premier centers of excellence in patient care, medical education and biomedical research, NYU Langone Health (NYULH) provides a professional environment in which nurses can perform at their best and excel in their careers. Each and every day, is a new opportunity to learn, to grow, and to be a part of what makes us world-class.

 
 

NYULH nurses can choose from many clinical services and programs to begin or mature a professional career path that can span decades. The many opportunities that are available for nurses at all levels, from new Baccalaureate RN graduates to Advanced Practice Nurses, offer the ability to deliver world class nursing care in an intellectually-stimulating academic environment. Nurses at NYULH also demonstrate their professional practice through participation in the various councils that govern the practice of nursing, the quality of our care, and the discovery of new knowledge.

 
  NYU Langone Hospital-Brookyln is a full-service teaching hospital and Level I trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The medical center is central to a comprehensive network of affiliated ambulatory and outpatient practices, and serves as NYU Langone Health's anchor for healthcare access, growth, and delivery in the entire borough. Learn more about NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn.

Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Nurse Practitioner-Cardiology.

In this role, the successful candidate will carry out patient care responsibilities with emphasis on decision-making related to the steps in the nursing process to include assessment, diagnosis, identification of expected outcomes, planning, implementation and evaluation. Provides competent, safe and compassionate care based on established NYU Langone Health Patient Care and Nursing Standards. As a member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team, formulates the initial plan of care with the provider (physician or nurse practitioner) and collaborates with them to implement a comprehensive patient-centered plan of care to achieve expected outcomes; utilizes principles of assignment and delegation consistent with the NY State Nurse Practice Act.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Collects patient healthcare data systematically and on an ongoing basis using appropriate assessment techniques and instruments.
  • Analyzes assessment and reassessment data to determine nursing diagnoses.
  • Identifies expected outcomes and anticipates unexpected or adverse outcomes as individualized to the patient.
  • Develops a plan of care that prescribes intervention to attain expected outcomes.
  • Implements interventions identified in the plan of care.
  • Evaluates the patients progress toward attainment of expected outcomes.
  • Educates the patient and family to facilitate and promote health adjustment to new or changed health patterns.
  • Considers needs and behaviors of specific patient age and cultural groups in all patient care activities.
  • Supports the mission, philosophy, standards, goals and objectives of the institution, the Departments of Nursing and NYU Langone Medical Center strategic area.
  • Participates in coordination of unit activities to provide patient care in a healing, humane and caring environment.
  • Collaborates with the members of the interdisciplinary team and promotes collegial relationships.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the NYU Langone Health Core Values and incorporates these into the performance of responsibilities.
  • Participates in designated activities related to professional standards, New York State Nurse Practice Act and regulations of relevant outside agencies, e.g., NY State Department of Health, The Joint Commission, etc.
  • Demonstrates ability to differentiate those activities which are professional nursing practice, and those that may be delegated to ancillary staff.
  • Functions as a respectful member of the health care team.
  • Acquires and maintains current knowledge and competence to fulfill responsibilities.
  • Engages in self- assessment and participates in activities to promote own professional growth and development.
  • Serves as a support and resource for nursing staff and students.
  • Utilizes resources to meet individual learning need and promote professional development in clinical practice.
  • Participates in the unit based quality and performance improvement program consistent with the clinical service and departmental program.
  • Maintains awareness of current evidence-based practice and uses research applicable to patient care.
  • Participates in clinical inquiry and activities to foster evidence-bases practice.
  • Participates in quality improvement programs and activities that promote patient, family, physician and staff satisfaction.
  • Perform Cardiology consultations and assist with Cardiac diagnostic Imaging.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Master's Degree in Advance Practice Nursing required.
  • Current Registered Professional Nurse and Nurse Practitioner in New York.
  • Nurse practitioner A cute C are certification required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Cardiology experience preferred. Membership in pertinent professional organizations is also preferred.

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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