Nurse Practitioner Inpatient Cardiology
Company: BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE
Posted on: January 5, 2021
Provides patient medical care by assessing, diagnosing,
treating, and evaluating responses to treatment in a variety of
illnesses, infections, and injuries in accordance with the Texas
Board of Nursing APRN Scope of Practice and federal requirements
and guidelines. Provides education and counseling to promote health
wellness and facilitate disease prevention. What is Expected
(Essential Job Functions) 1. Assesses the physical condition of
patients by performing and obtaining comprehensive or
problem-focused physical examinations and medical histories. 2.
Orders, collects, interprets, and evaluates laboratory and other
diagnostic tests to assess patient problems and health care needs.
3. Prescribes, recommends, and/or employs medical drug therapies or
other forms of related therapeutic treatments and procedures in
accordance with approved protocols/policy and with attention to
efficacy, safety, and cost. Recommends interventions to modify
behavior associated with health risks. 4. Formulates and implements
comprehensive outcomes-based patient care plans based on patient
assessments, scientific rationale, standards of care, and
professional practice guidelines. Evaluates the patient s response
to the health care provided and the effectiveness of care. 5.
Counsels patients and families regarding medical processes,
management of the health illness/condition, medication, nutrition,
and health promotion. Counsels patients about drug regimens and
possible side effects or interactions with other substances such as
food supplements, over-the-counter medications, and herbal
remedies. 6. Maintains appropriate records detailing the patient s
treatment plans and outcomes. Initiates timely consultation and
referral when the problem exceeds scope of practice and/or
expertise. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities 1. Knowledge of the
information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human
injuries, diseases, and deformities to include symptoms, treatment
alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive
health-care measures. 2. Knowledge of principles, methods, and
procedures for diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of physical
and mental dysfunctions. 3. Verbal and written communication
skills. 4. Critical thinking and complex problem-solving skills. 5.
Skill in the use of computers and related software applications. 6.
Interpersonal and customer service skills. 7. Ability to develop
and implement comprehensive outcomes-based patient care plans. 8.
Ability to counsel patients concerning medical conditions,
treatment plans, and behavior modification. Location/Facility
Baylor Scott & White Temple - Inpatient Cardiology For more
information on the facility, please click our Locations link.
Specialty/Department/Practice Cardiology Shift/Schedule Full Time -
Shift position Benefits Our competitive benefits package includes:
Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits 401(k)
savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5% Tuition
Reimbursement PTO accrual beginning Day 1 Note: Benefits may vary
based upon position type and/or level. QUALIFICATIONS EDUCATION -
Grad of an Accredited Program EXPERIENCE - Minimum/no experience
required CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION - Acute Care Nurse
Practitioner (ACNP) Registered Nurse (RN) Basic Life Support (BLS):
BLS or BLS within 30 days of hire or transfer. Associated topics:
anesthetist, arnp c, cnm, crna, family medicine, neighborcare,
nursing assistant cna, physician assistant, practice, splst
Keywords: BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE, Temple , Nurse Practitioner Inpatient Cardiology, Healthcare , Temple, Texas
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!