Hosp Based APC - NP or PA Virginia Beach General Hospital
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).
Master's Level Degree - NURSE PRACTITIONER or PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Required: Authorization to Prescribe, Basic Cardiac Life Support, Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurse, Physician Assistant
Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Speaking
Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section belowOther
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.