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Nurse Practitioner Complex - PICU

Nebraska Medicine Omaha, NE

Job Description

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 one year Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Practitioner (APRN) experience or equivalent combination of nursing and APRN experience. Four years staff/clinic Registered Nurse experience equals one year Nurse Practitioner or two years ICU/Emergency Department Registered Nurse experience equals one year Nurse Practitioner.
  • Masters 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.

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 April 24, 2019
Date Closes May 9, 2019
Requisition 13881
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Nebraska Medical Center
SOC Category 00-0000.00