Nurse Practitioner - Healthy Living

Employer
Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca
Location
Ithaca, NY
Posted
Feb 23, 2021
Closes
Feb 24, 2021
Ref
1897514888
Profession
Nurse Practitioner
Specialty
Medical Management

Preparing for a Career Break

This is a professional position which includes responsibilities for assessing and managing patient
• s physical, psychological, emotional, educational, and spiritual needs, as well as planning and providing education and counseling for lifestyle management. Nurse Practitioners may also provide education to the community. Does related work as required.

• Job Responsibilities include:

Identifying patient
• s goals and needs. Provides quality care by assessing and interpreting evaluations and test results; determining care plans and managing patients care.

Orders labs and generates referrals for patients as determined by plan of care. Documents patient care services and charges by charting in patient
• s electronic medical record. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending continuing education webinars and in-services; and reviewing professional journals. Is flexible in assuming other appropriate responsibilities not noted above as appropriate. Follows protocols and pathways as appropriate to maximize documentation, efficiency, and timely charting.

Requirements:
  • Current CPR Certification
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to assess situations and make decisions
  • Must complete yearly mandatory safety in-services and/or trainings
  • Must complete yearly Healthstream e-Learning Courses
  • Must adhere to patient safety
    • Red Rules
  • Education MS degree in nursing, certified nurse practitioner degree
  • Experience In cardiovascular, orthopedic or lifestyle management preferred
  • Licensure MS degree in Nursing
  • Current NYS Nurse Practitioner license
  • Appropriate Nurse Practitioner certification
This is a professional position which includes responsibilities for assessing and managing patient's physical, psychological, ...