Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    12/4/2019
  • Job ID:
    19014210
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Manchester

Job Description


Description

Nurse Practitioner AdventHealth Manchester

Location Address: 210 Marie Langdon Drive, Manchester, KY 40962

 
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Manchester
Small town with a family-like workplace
Centrally located to outdoor recreation activities
Faith based Organization

Community Involvement always giving back to the community

Career Advancement
 
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time
 
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Provides direct physical and psychological care in emergencies
  • Provides direct primary, preventative and therapeutic nursing care appropriate to the age of patients served.  
  • Performs minor surgical and invasive procedures such as suture of lacerations (not involving nerves or tendons) and incision and drainage of abscesses
  • Documents essential history information and physical exam components that support the derived diagnosis and appropriate treatment plan as reviewed
  • Demonstrates sense of judgment by appropriate counseling, referrals and orders as documented on the record
  • Orders and interprets diagnostic testing appropriately; refers abnormal results to physician for review when necessary
  • Effectively collaborates with other providers and support staff as necessary to provide consistent care to patients
  • Ensures adequate patient health records are maintained and confidentiality is maintained as per HIPAA regulations
  • Attends 80% of clinic staff meetings
  • Maintains updated collaborative practice agreement as needed
  • Prescribes medications within scope of practice
  • Practices independently
  • Fulfills responsibility for job assignments according to accrediting and regulatory guidelines in a manner consistent with hospital corporate compliance plan
  • Performs all other departmental duties and responsibilities not listed in job description as requested by department supervisor and / or members of administration

Qualifications

What You Will Need:
  • Graduate of an accredited APRN program
  • Accumulates appropriate continuing education units in time limits established by state and national registries to ensure that licensure is current at all times Maintains professional licensure of a APRN in the state of Kentucky
  • Maintains current good standing with Kentucky Board of Nursing
  • Maintains current CPR certification
  • Must possess valid DEA license if practicing more than one year (*will have 30 days from first anniversary date of hire to obtain a DEA license)
Job Summary:

Provides direct patient care services in collaboration with a physician including general and preventative care, assessment, physical examination, initiation of management and treatment of the patients within scope of practice. 



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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