Hosp Based APC - NP or PA Virginia Beach General Hospital

Location
Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Jan 31, 2017
Closes
Apr 04, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital is seeking a Full Time Day Shift Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant for the Gynecology/Oncology area.

The hospital-based Advanced Practice Clinician (APC) is responsible for providing health care

services to individuals, families, and/or groups in the hospital setting, independently and/or under the

direction of the attending physician. Health care services include conducting comprehensive health

assessments, prescribing/providing treatments/interventions, making referrals, managing acute and

stable chronic illnesses, promoting health, and providing disease prevention and management

services. The APC is expected to participate in quality assurance and improvement activities,

engage in member- of- the- team activities, use resources (human and material) appropriately, and

adhere to Hospital and Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules and Regulations (as applicable).

Education Level
Master's Level Degree - NURSE PRACTITIONER or PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Authorization to Prescribe, Basic Cardiac Life Support, Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurse, Physician Assistant

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Speaking

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other

Nurse Practitioner/Physician's Assistant experience preferred. Advanced Cardiac Life Support

(ACLS) preferred. The APC maintains continuing education credits of at least 30 hours per year

and maintains prescriptive authority and certification; acquires special clinical competencies as

required by the group; participates in quality assurance and utilization management activities; and assists with risk management functions.