Kettering Health Network

Advanced Practice Provider - Hospitalist - PA or APRN - Kettering Medical Center

3 months ago(9/26/2017 3:20 PM)
Job ID
2017-7580
Job Category
Advanced Practice Provider
Job Type
Resource (PRN)
Shift
Varied Shifts
# of Openings
3

Overview

Do you want to work with a team of highly engaged healthcare providers where you can make a direct impact on patient care for our community? If so, this position is for you!

 

Kettering Physician Network employs more than 400 providers, including physicians and advanced practice providers, throughout the Greater-Dayton and Cincinnati areas. Offering an extensive range of specialties and expertise, our physicians provide comprehensive care at more than 120 locations.

 

This position is for a Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) to work with a team of Advance Practice Providers (APPs) and a Supervising/Collaborating Physician who are responsible for the clinical management of patients on Kettering Health Network's first dedicated Observation Unit. Job responsibilities include: interviewing and examining patients, initiating appropriate work-up, interpreting lab and imaging results, and creating a proper treatment plan.  The APP will also be expected to round on patients, complete work up, and appropriately disposition patients based on the findings. Schedule is based on shifts, varying from days to late evenings.  High level of autonomy is needed therefore, minimum of one year experience is required.

Responsibilities & Requirements

 

Educational Requirements:

  • Masters Degree required - National Board Certification for Nurse Practitioners 
  • Must meet eligibility requirements needed for hospital staff privileges
  • 1-3 years of experience as Acute APRN is required

Job responsibilities include:

  • Interviewing and examining patients, initiating appropriate work-up, interpreting lab and imaging results, and creating a proper treatment plan.  The APP will also be expected to round on patients, complete work up, and appropriately disposition patients based on the findings. Schedule is based on shifts, varying from days to late evenings.  High level of autonomy is needed therefore, minimum of one year experience is required.
  •  Ability to communicate and relate well with staff, physician(s) and the public. 
  • Must have awareness of patient confidentiality and be able to follow directions well from physician(s) and work autonomously with little direction.
  • Demonstrates positive interpersonal relations and critical analysis skills
  • Demonstrates ability to function under stress; ability to multi-task
  • Maintains competencies and skills of specialty area of practice

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