Orthopaedic Surgery Nurse Practitioner (NURSE PRACT 2)
University of California Davis Health System
Location: Sacramento, California
Internal Number: 4781045
Orthopaedic Surgery Nurse Practitioner (NURSE PRACT 2)
To provide independent advanced level nurse practitioner clinical expertise to patients and their families on an on-going basis. This includes the management of chronic stable medical conditions, routine care, acute or critical care, and medical and specialty protocols (e.g. chemotherapy) as defined by standardized procedures or independently based on licensure. This may include non-invasive or invasive procedures, surgical procedures, including operative first assist per approved standardized procedures as identified by the list available on the Medical Staff Office. Patient management decisions will be independent where appropriate after assessment of the patient and interdependent with consultation with an attending or other member of the team. NPs are expected to act as an expert resource person for health care providers including nurses, residents and other ancillary staff.
Provides patient care in a team based care environment to a diversified patient population. Applies knowledge, experience and judgment to determine the importance of a situation, set priorities, and use abstract thought to evaluate clinical situations. Participates in patient and staff education. Demonstrates leadership skills. Demonstrates accountability for own practices as defined by the Nurse Practice Act.
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January 6th, 2024 at 11:59pm - Repost
One year or greater experience as a Nurse Practitioner in Orthopaedic Surgery
Graduation with a master's degree, DNP or PhD in Nursing from an accredited School of Nursing.
Valid California Registered Nurse License without restriction
California Nurse Practitioner Furnishing License
California Certified Nurse Practitioner (NP) without restriction
Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Certificate within 3 months of hire
ACNP/AGACNP certification or obtain ACNP board certification within 36 months of hire if currently FNP or ANP.
American Heart Association (AHA) BLS CPR Certification
American Heart Association (AHA) Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
American Heart Association (AHA) Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification - within 6 months of hire
Ability to cope with personal stress experienced by team members, other professionals, and caretakers
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Judgement skills to effectively meet the needs of patients
Self-direction and organizational skills to function in an independent role
Ability to meet minimum standards for hospital credentialing and billing standards as a billable provider
Applicants are encouraged to upload license and certification if required of the position.
One year or greater recent clinical experience in care of the hiring department highly desirable
First Assist RNFA from an accredited school.
Patient Care Services - Advanced Practice Providers
Salary or Pay Range: $79.54 - $104.96
Salary Frequency: Hourly
Salary Grade: 118
Payroll Title: NURSE PRACT 2
Number of Positions: 2
Appointment Type: Career
Percentage of Time: 100%
Shift Hours: Variable to total 80 hours in a 2 week period
Location: Main Hospital
Union Representation: NX
Benefits Eligible: Yes
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Ability to meet minimum standards for hospital credentialing and billing standards as a billable provider.
Ability to work flexible hours
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This position is a critical position and subject to a background check and drug screen. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation including criminal history, identity checks and drug screen.
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