Bon Secours Health System NURSE PRACTITIONER - PORTSMOUTH MEDICAL ASSOCIATES in PORTSMOUTH, Virginia
Req # 110805BR
Position Title NURSE PRACTITIONER - PORTSMOUTH MEDICAL ASSOCIATES
Market Bon Secours Hampton Roads
Posting Facility PORTSMOUTH MEDICAL ASSOCIATES
Department PORTSMOUTH MEDICAL ASSOCIATES
Job Specs MARYVIEW MEDICAL CENTER - BON SECOURS SUFFOLK PRIM CARE
Assesses the physical and psychosocial status of clients by means of interview, health history, physical examination and diagnostic tests. Interprets the data, develops and implements therapeutic plans.
This position provides clinical support, education, and staff development, case management and supervisory functions for pain & symptom management, in the home, hospital and extended care facilities settings. It also includes educating/mentoring nurses and other clinicians in evidenced-based pain & symptom management, assisting with post hospital discharge care planning.
Possess a Masters Degree in nursing or a related field.
Minimum of five years direct patient care experience required.
Experience in staff development, education, or precepting nurses and other clinicians.
Practical experience in internal medicine, geriatrics, or oncology preferred (experience appropriate to complex case management with issues of aging).
Demonstrates skills in clinical quality improvement and in resource management.
Nurse Practitioner license in State of Virginia.
Prescriptive authority in the State of Virginia (optional).
Current BCLS certification.
National Hospice & Palliative Care certification preferred.
Shift (check all that apply) Day
Schedule 10 Hour Shifts
Weekends? No Weekends
By Nursing Physician Practices - Nursing
By Profession Physician Practices
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