Penn Medicine Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – Cardiology (Pennsylvania Hospital) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – Cardiology (Pennsylvania Hospital)
Job ID :90315
Job Category: Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant
Specialty Area: Nurse Pract/ Phys Asst -Outpatient
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: See Job Description
Penn Medicine Entity: Clinical Practices of the University of Pennsylvania
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 800 Spruce St
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
Summary of Accountabilities:
Provision of care to patients in a busy, cardiology practice. Collaboration with all members of the care team.
Incumbent is responsible to promote organizational values of patient and visitor satisfaction by demonstrating courtesy and respect for all their families, visitors, and other employees. Cares for patients in all age groups from young adults through geriatrics. Demonstrates competence in the assessment, treatment, and care of patients served.
All nurse practitioners function under the guidelines as designed by the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center medical staff guidelines and are credentialed through that body. The CRNP hired by the Department of Medicine will be held accountable through a formal job description, through the delineation of privileges, and through their agreement with their collaborating physician who has initiated a Collaborative Practice Agreement.
The identified collaborating physician will evaluate the CRNP's Clinical Skills and Competence as part of their annual performance review.
Minimum Requirements :
Certifications/Degree Requirements, Minimum Experience Required:
Graduate of a NLN- approved school of nursing. RN and CRNP licensure in the State of Pennsylvania. Must have current CPR certification. Completion of an approved Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program with a MSN. National Certification Board is required.
Prior nurse practitioner experience is preferable.
Additional Information :
Monday through Friday. 40 hours in addition to weekend call responsibilities.
Hours may be adjusted to meet the operational needs of the department.
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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