Under general supervision and in accordance with standardized procedures for nurse practitioners, the incumbent performs physical examinations, obtains history of medical illness, treats common episodic and chronic health care problems, monitors patient progress, counsels patients and families.Â Is the resource and lead for RNs, LVNs, and support staff.Â Identifies and records pertinent progress of patients, updating and summarizing charts, changing orders when appropriate and notifying the responsible physician of changes in the patientâs condition. Performs diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive and health maintenance services for GI service under the direction and supervision of a physician.Â Works in collaboration with other health care team members, consulting and referring as appropriate, but retains responsibility for ongoing clinical management of the patient
Minimum Education:â¢Masterâs degree required.Minimum Experience/Knowledge:â¢Five years gastrointestinal clinical nursing experience preferred.â¢Experience in both inpatient and outpatient areas preferred. â¢Experience with high volume, high-risk patients undergoing GI treatments/procedures preferred.Required License/Certification:â¢Valid California Registered Nursing license. â¢Valid California Nurse Practitioner license.â¢Valid California NP Furnishing license.â¢Valid DEA license strongly preferred.â¢BLS for Healthcare Provider from American Heart Association.â¢ACLS for Healthcare Provider from American Heart Association.â¢Fire and Safety Certification. If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date.
Internal Number: REQ20093382
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