Nurse Practitioner - Specialty Practice - Surgical Critical Care

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

Carilion Clinic has a full time opportunity available for a Surgical Critical Care Nurse Practitioner.  The NP will participate in the management of patients admitted to the surgical and NeuroTrauma Intensive Care Unit as an integral member of the SCC Team.  Will work to establish and to promote a multi-disciplinary approach to patient care, as evidenced by participatein in multidisciplinary rounds, sign out and weekly team meetings.  Performs a daily assessment on patients, contributes to completio nof admissions history and physical and provides daily progress an pocedural notes.  Based on protocols or in collaboration with the physician arranges for necessary laboratory, radiologic and/or other diagnostic testsas needed.  Collaborates, as needed with other health care professionals in the formulation and initation of health care plans.  Assesses learning needs of patients, families and staff.  Plans, provides and coordinates patient/family education in collaboration with other professionals. Facilitates patient transfer and/or discharge summary.  Because this is a 24/7 operation, position includes participation in various schedules to include on call, day, evening, night and/or weekend rotations or coverage. 

 

A nurse with advanced skills should have access to the exceptional opportunities and sophisticated resources of an award winning organization. That’s Carilion Clinic. Our team (provides care) in a forward-thinking environment. You will thrive through extensive training, supportive leaders and potential for advancement. Carilion offers comprehensive benefits, paid time off, and tuition options. Join a team where your skills and ideas will make a difference in the health of our patients and the communities we live in.

 

The Nurse Practitioner has advanced knowledge and skills that qualify her/him to function as a primary health care provider. She/he serves as a member of a collaborative health care team. This collaborative role includes responsibility for determining the patient’s health and medical status by taking a health history; performing physical exams; initiating screening and diagnostic procedures; providing health maintenance services; and management of pregnancy, minor trauma, acute illnesses, and stable chronic illness. Consults with physician, as appropriate, keeping the physician informed of needs and problems related to patient care.

 

 

 

 

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of an Accredited Nurse Practitioner program.

Licensure/Certification: Current Virginia State Licensed Nurse Practitioner (NP) and DEA license required, or must be eligible to obtain. AHA BLS-HCP certification required. Advanced Life Support certification required. Eligible for prescriptive authority in accordance with State regulations and as authorized by the Virginia Boards of Medicine. Capable of meeting credentialing or job function requirements as needed based on the requirements of the practice and of managed care payors and insurers. Qualifies for malpractice insurance and is accepted by Carilion Clinic's malpractice insurance carrier.

Other: Able to work collaboratively with physicians and other health care providers. Demonstrates good written and oral communication skills. Computer literacy required for automated computer systems, including electronic medical records.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 


Requisition Number: 30733 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Day/Evening 
Shift Details: Day/Evening/Rotating Weekends
Recruiter: KARYN B FARRELL 
Recruiter Phone: 540-224-5383 
Recruiter Email: KBFarrell@carilionclinic.org


This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

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