NP AC Med Surg Job Req 92159

Jobs Home    |   MD Baltimore    |  Nurse Practitioner Acute Care Adult Gero |  Med Surg

The Acute Care Certified Nurse Practitioner in Surgery at this medical center in the Mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. is a member of the surgical care team that provides direct care and followup for adult patients who are recovering from common or complex surgical procedures. The AC Nurse Practitioner in this role is responsible for the overall case management of a surgical patient's post-operative needs as they recover from the procedure and accompanying anesthesia. They provide high quality, comprehensive patient care and monitoring during the post-op recuperative period. This is a full-time position with four 10 hour day/night shifts and one weekend per month.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities of the AC Nurse Practitioner in Surgery Job:
Provide direct patient care, comprehensive assessment, and monitoring of the adult post-operative patient
Perform diagnostic and therapeutic interventions
Monitor the effects from anesthesia on the patient
Administer and prescribe appropriate medications based on laboratory results, diagnostic studies, therapeutic measures and followup care
Provide education and support for patients recovering from surgery and their families
Prepare patients for discharge providing them with post-op education and instructions
Consult with other physicians and healthcare providers

Qualifications

Qualifications for the AC Nurse Practitioner in Surgery Job:
Current NP license in the State of Maryland
Current National NP certification
Current CPR and ACLS certifications
Excellent analytical, critical thinking, decision-making, and communication skills

Education Requirements

Education Requirements for the AC Nurse Practitioner in Surgery Job:
Master's degree in Nursing

Hospital/Clinic Description

This is a great job opportunity at one of the largest community hospitals in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. It has been ranked as one of the best community hospitals in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Their 1,300 physicians collaborate to bring a wealth of experience and clinical knowledge to the hospital and its surrounding communities. The goal of this hospital is to treat every patient, every time, providing the same care they would for their own loved ones.
For more information, please contact Sharla Jepkes, Candidate Manager, Melnic Healthcare Providers Community, at sharla@melnic.com or (800) 886-7906. Thank you.

Experience

Experience Requirements for the AC Nurse Practitioner in Surgery Job:
One year of adult surgical AC NP experience

Skills

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Adult; Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner; inpatient; Med Surg; Surgery

Interested in this position?

Complete the following form to learn more!

Related Jobs - Nurse Practitioner Acute Care Adult Gero Role

Jobs Location Role Department
NP AC Neurosurgery Req 90902 PA Hershey Nurse Practitioner Acute Care Adult Gero Neurosurgery
Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Medical ICU Job Req 92708 FL Orlando Nurse Practitioner Acute Care Adult Gero MICU
RNFA Acute Care Adult Nurse Practitioner Job Req 92648 PA Hershey Nurse Practitioner Acute Care Adult Gero Cardiac Surgery
NP AC Med Surg Job Req 92159 MD Baltimore Nurse Practitioner Acute Care Adult Gero Med Surg