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NP, Complex

Nebraska Medicine Omaha, NE

Job Description

Complex Nurse Practitioner For Emergency General Surgery

Part-Time At .6 FTE's or 24 Hours Per Week Working Saturday & Sunday From 6am To 6pm

Provide comprehensive complex/critical care to high risk, medical and/or surgical patients. Diagnose medical conditions, plan and implement interventions, and evaluate patient responses under the direction of and in partnership with a collaborating physician. Perform and assist with both routine and complex diagnostic and therapeutic medical and/or surgical procedures.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of two years nurse practitioner experience or equivalent combination of nursing and nurse practitioner experience combined (two years of RN experience equals one year of APRN experience) required.
  • Master's degree in nursing from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
  • Ability to function with autonomy and able to make independent decisions while functioning as part of a comprehensive team required.
  • Able to effectively communicate in verbal and written forms required.
  • Ability to provide critical thinking and analytical skills required.
  • Efficient use of information systems, data processing systems, telecommunication devices,
    office equipment, and audiovisual teaching/education resources required.
  • Able to comprehend and follow policy, procedure, guidelines and protocols required.
  • Flexibility and dedication to team involvement and supporting organizational goals
  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Nebraska or current compact state required.
  • Currently licensed as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Practitioner (APRN) required.
  • Federal DEA license required.
  • Basic Life Support required.
  • Appropriate certification required based on position, department and population served: 1. For Adult Acute population: Adult Gerontology Acute Care (AGACNP-BC), or Acute Care (ACNP-BC), or Adult (ANP-BC) or Family (FNP) (FNP will be required to obtain post graduate certificate for AGACNP-BC within 3 years of hire or transfer date, unless in the emergency services department) required.
    2. For Pediatric Acute population: Pediatric Acute (CPNP-AC) or Pediatric Primary (CPNP-PC) or Family (FNP) (CPNP-PC and FNP will be required to obtain post graduate certificate for CPNP-AC within 3 years of hire or transfer date) required.
    3. For neonatal population: Neonatal (NNP-BC) required.
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required.
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) department dependent required.
  • Upon hire mandatory Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) completion within 6 months.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Doctorate Nursing Practice (DNP) preferred.
  • Knowledge of health care policy and societal factors affecting the delivery of care preferred.
  • Familiar with patient care equipment as appropriate to specialty area preferred.

Job Details

Date Posted August 10, 2017
Date Closes August 25, 2017
Requisition 33189
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At The Nebraska Medical Center
Department Dept Of Sur Acute Care Home
Hours Saturday & Sunday From 6am To 6pm.
Schedule Part Time
SOC Category 00-0000.00