CVTS Nurse Practitioner in Beautiful Southern Oregon - 22623946
CVTS Nurse Practitioner Opportunity in Medford, Oregon
Asante Health System ([link removed]) is more than a great hospital system in an amazing location. We are a community of passionate providers and service-focused caregivers who collaborate to deliver amazing patient outcomes; a place where our clinicians enjoy a high degree of autonomy with the support of a responsive, physician-led administration.
Our culture, values and people create an environment of sustained medical excellence. All three Asante hospitals have earned five stars from CMS for overall quality — the top rating given. In fact, Asante accounts for three of the five Oregon hospitals to achieve this rare honor.
** Asante has been named a “Top 15 Health System” 8 years in a row by Watson Health Analytics! **
Asante is seeking an experienced CVTS Nurse Practitioner to join our CVTS team in Medford, Oregon. The Nurse Practitioner will be working with a team of 2 CVTS surgeons and 7 NPs/PAs, Practice Manager, RN, MA's and support staff. The NP will have primary responsibilities of inpatient rounding/case management of postoperative thoracic surgery patients and discharge planning. Additional responsibilities included outpatient thoracic care coordination, medication management, and coordinating referrals.
Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center is a Level II trauma center dedicated to nurturing, advancing and protecting the health of the people of Southern Oregon and Northern California. With high quality services and the latest medical technology our 378-bed facility is the premier referral center for the region, providing superb medical care with genuine human compassion to over 600,000 people.
Graduation from an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program
1-2 years of experience as a NP practicing with cardiothoracic surgical patients. Will consider applicants who have completed an acute setting rotation as a part of their advanced practitioner program.
Nurse Practitioner licensed by the Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) along with a DEA certificate. Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certified by American Heart Association (AHA) is required upon start. Must be eligible as a provider for Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal health programs; Provider shall meet all qualifications to participate in hospital's programs for professional malpractice and other liability coverage.