Nurse Practioner - Cardiac Cath Lab

Location
Silver Spring, Maryland
Posted
Jun 01, 2017
Closes
Oct 03, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Position Purpose:General Summary:

The Nurse Practitioner works collaboratively with the physicians and a multidisciplinary health team. The NP is responsible for providing comprehensive care to patients. The Nurse Practitioner scope of responsibilities include therapeutic health service that focus on health restoration, health maintenance and disease prevention. Provides health education and counseling to individuals and families and supports the Mission of Trinity Health and Holy Cross Hospital.

Minimum licensure/certification required (if applicable):

Licensed as a Registered Nurse in State of MD or other compact state
Licensed as a Nurse Practitioner in State of MD
Current DEA license
CPRJob Description Details:

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required:

Current active licensure to practice as a Nurse Practitioner in the State of Maryland Completion of a nurse practitioner approved by the Maryland State Board of Nursing. Successful completion of nation certifying examination acceptable to the Maryland State Board of Nursing Verification of current national certification CPR certified (ACLS as per specific department requirements) Minimum of 3 years relevant experience in a professional nursing role, a minimum of 2 years experience in specialty area Maintain basic cardiac life support certification. Able to use computers. Reads, writes, speaks and comprehends English. Physical requirements for this position includes lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling, stooping, kneeling or crawling, motor coordination, communication skills, visual acuity.

Working Conditions:

Physical Requirements: Works within inpatient hospital environment or outpatient setting. 

Must be able to lift 35 lbs.  Must be able to bend body downward at waist

Visual Acuity:  The worker is required to have close visual acuity.

Environmental Conditions: The worker is subject to hazards associated with a hospital environment.

SAFETY RESPONSIBILITY:

Responsible for identifying all hazardous materials in the work area and all employees with potential exposure in order to provide them with the necessary personal protective devices and appropriate training.  Responsible for assuring that all employees strictly adhere to all measures necessary for compliance with hospital safety policies and applicable Federal, State, and Agency safety-related requirements and regulations

Reporting Relationship:

Reports directly to the department nursing director.  Receives supervision, direction and clinical oversight from the department medical director.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.