Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Job ID: 22636301
Category: Nurse Practitioner Jobs - Critical Care
Company: Phoebe Putney Health System
Contact: Sarah Strong Call: 229-921-0171
Practice Type: Hospital
Job Updated: 12/15/20
Critical Care- Intensivist Nurse Practioner /Physician Assistant - 22636301
- The critical care physician extender works in collaboration with a multidisciplinary health care team. The critical care physician extender generally functions as an intensivist within designated intensive care unit and manages the critical care aspect of the assigned patient's intensive care stay from admission to transfer. The critical care physician extender has a strong foundation in evidenced based practice and education and has a responsibility for ensuring adherence to critical pathways and protocol and ensures an enviroment of safe quality care. The physician extender demonstrates as advanced level of medical and nursing knowledge, clinical and technical competence, sound clinical judgement, professionalism as it relates to interpersonal and general communication skills, timely and compliant documentation, and take responsibility for ongoing professional development and competency validation.
- Required Certifications/Licensures: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Department Specific Certifications may be required., Maintains CEU's and membership in a professional organization, Board Cerification, Eligible for DEA, TN APN Certificate/Certificate of fitness to prescribe, Current license and/or certification as defined by the Georgia Board of Nursing or Georgia Medical Composite Board as required for clinical licensure as an Advanced Practice Nurse.
- Master's Degree in Nursing (Required)
- 1 - 2 years Critical Care Experience (Preferred)