The hospital-based Nurse Practitioner (NP)/Physician Assistant (PA) 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 NP/PA 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 PRACTITIONE
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Required: Authorization to Prescribe, Basic Life Support, Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurse or Physician Assistant certification and licensure
Preferred: Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Speaking
Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant experience preferred.