Advanced Practice Professional-Orthopedics-Waynesburg -85001

Location
Pennsylvania, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Sep 02, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time


Position Summary:

The Advanced Practice Professional (APP) has coordination and clinical skills required for the comprehensive management of orthopedic patients, (including biological, social and psychological assessments). The APP coordinates involvement of medical/surgical specialty teams necessary to develop a comprehensive plan for the patient, and reviews the plan of care with the other members of the clinical team, participates in directing that care, performs diagnostic/therapeutic procedures, peri-operative services, and coordinates discharge planning/follow-up (as applicable). The APP participates in the education of residents and medical/nursing students.

Provide healthcare services consistent with state law and the requirements of the professional licensing or certification authority and/or hospital privileges, where applicable. Such service may include, but are not limited to.

Minimum Qualifications:

Nurse Practitioner:

- Graduate of a CCNE accredited nursing program with Master’s Degree in Nursing.

- National Certification by one of the recognized APRN Certification Centers.

- Licensure or eligibility for licensure, as a professional Registered Nurse and Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in Pennsylvania.

- CNOR Certification.

- BLS Certification required with additional Advanced Life Support training at the discretion of the department.

- Department Specific : APRNs requesting to be privileged as First Assists in perioperative services will be required to complete an RNFA certification.

- Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) at the discretion of the department.

- Eligible new graduates will be considered.

Physician Assistant:

- Bachelor’s Degree as Physician Assistant or Master’s Degree as Physician Assistant required.

- Graduate of an ARC-PA approved Physician Assistant (PA) training program required.

- Certification by the National Commission for Certification of Physician Assistants required.

- Must be licensed or eligible for licensure by the PA Board of Medicine.

- BLS Certification required with additional Advanced Life Support training at the discretion of the department.

- Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) at the discretion of the department.

- Eligible new graduates will be considered.

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Advanced Practice Professional-Orthopaedics, Community Practice, Waynesburg

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