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APP Supervisor - Department Only

Nebraska Medicine Omaha, NE

Job Description

Assist in planning and coordinating the operations of a patient care service. Serve on a leadership team as a supervisor for the designated area of operation by overseeing all aspects of day-to-day patient care operations. Partner closely with colleagues to serve as a clinical expert, regularly model/mentor and train colleagues on technical skills, make decisions regarding daily priorities for the work group, provide guidance to and/or assist staff on non-routine escalated issues and complete performance appraisals and/or disciplinary actions. Provide input for hiring and firing decisions. Responsible for counseling and evaluation of department staff. Initiates and maintains effective communication to promote positive department relations for the organization. Provide comprehensive care to high-risk medical and/or surgical patients. Diagnose medical condition, plan and implement interventions, and evaluate patient responses under the direction of and in partnership with a collaborating physician. Perform and assist with diagnostic and therapeutic medical and/or surgical procedures.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of two years clinical and/or leadership experience relevant to specific unit required.
  • Minimum of two years of experience to include the majority of the following: serve as a clinical expert for a group of employees, regularly model/mentor and train employees on technical skills, make decisions regarding daily priorities for a work group. 
  • Appropriate degree in accordance with appropriate licensure requirements: Nurse Practitioner: Masters degree in nursing from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
  • Physician Assistant: Graduate of an ARC-PA approved Physician Assistant Program required.
  • Other health-care practitioner: Masters degree in other health-related field required.
  • Flexibility and dedication to team environment required.
  • Ability to lead and develop teams required.
  • Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Ability to anticipate and respond effectively to changes in direction and priorities required.
  • Well-ordered approach to problem solving required.
  • Positive interpersonal/behavioral skills required.
  • Ability to function with autonomy and able to make independent decisions while functioning as part of a comprehensive team required.
  • Efficient use of information systems, data processing systems, and audiovisual teaching/education resources required.
  • Experience with patient care equipment, telecommunication equipment, general patient care supplies, transport equipment, and office equipment/supplies required. Appropriate licensure in accordance with appropriate degree: Nurse Practitioner: 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 licensure required.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required. ACLS, PALS or NRP determined on a per department basis.
  • Physician Assistant: Certification by the National Commission of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) [Or if new graduate, eligible for certification and certification completed prior to beginning to provide care] required.
  • Currently licensed as a Physician Assistant in the State of Nebraska (or eligible for license prior to beginning to provide care) required.
  • Eligible for Federal DEA registration required.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
  • Other health-care practitioner: Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
  • ACLS, PALS, or NRP dependent on department requirements.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Doctorate Nursing Practice (DNP) preferred.

Job Details

Date Posted March 26, 2020
Date Closes April 10, 2020
Requisition 21337
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Nebraska Medical Center
SOC Category 00-0000.00