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Shift:First Shift (United States of America)
PA, Complex or NP, Complex - PICU
Physician Assistant Complex or Nurse Practitioner - PICU
This position welcomes all experienced Nurse Practitioners (NP's) and Physician Assistant's (PA's) to apply to this inpatient unit for PICU. Will consider new grad NP's with PICU or Peds experience.
Why Nebraska Medicine:
Our shared values reflect who we are and why we're here and include, Innovation, Teamwork, Excellence, Accountability, Courage and Healing.
- Competitive Benefits including retirement match contribution, PTO accrual, tuition reimbursement
- Lead the world in transforming lives to create a healthy future for all individuals and communities through premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care
- Forbes Magazine recognizes us in their list of American's top employers and the best employer in Nebraska
Kristy Hammer | email@example.com
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.
* 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.
* 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.
* 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.
Working at Nebraska Medicine means you're committing to meaningful, impactful work that will elevate the success of your fellow colleagues and will help our patients and their families feel comfortable, confident and cared for.