Nurse Practitioner

Employer
Stonerise Healthcare
Location
Berkeley Springs, WV
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
What does a Stonerise Services Nurse Practitioner do? An opportunity exists for a Nurse Practitioner that can assess, diagnose, and treat adult-geriatric patients. They will support physicians, nurses, and the rest of the interdisciplinary care team in the care of the resident, affecting outcomes and improving the quality of life for all they serve. Skilled and Long-Term Care (Non-West Virginia Senior Advantage Plan) Patients: Manage any acute changes in condition and chronic disease management Prescribe medications & provide referrals Order, review and respond to all labs and diagnostic reports Organize care with pharmacy, therapy and dietary recommendations Wound Care Management Follow patients from Admission to Discharge Address behaviors, falls, weight changes, pain management, and quality concerns Assist with family concerns and care plan meetings as necessary Special Focus for West Virginia Senior Advantage Plan Members, Hospice, and Veteran's Affairs Patients: Address and manage acute issues as they happen to prevent unnecessary ER Transfers and avoidable hospitalizations. Conduct rounds in the absence of the Plan Nurse Practitioner for WVSA Skill-in-Place and SNF Plan Members in support of I-SNP Model of Care excellence. Must be a graduate of an accredited Master's prepared Nurse Practitioner program Nationally Board certified by either ANCC or AANP Current West Virginia Advanced Practice Registered Nurse License West Virginia independent Prescriptive Authority or the ability to enter a Collaborative Agreement for Prescriptive Practice with physicians according to current state regulations DEA Registration Ideally, 3+ years relevant experience as a Nurse Practitioner Ability to meet credentialing requirements to practice in Stonerise Healthcare Centers for Stonerise Services and enrollment with payer sources You will need well-developed interpersonal communication skills in order to effectively work with your patients and their families, physicians, and all levels of clinical and managerial personnel Travel required between centers; reliable transportation and willingness to work a practice area. This position includes the following locations: Berkeley Springs, WV Martinsburg, WV Stonerise Services is an EOE, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply