NP - Geriatrics/Eldercare - Detroit Lakes, MN

Location
Detroit Lakes, MN
Salary
Join our team!
Posted
Feb 06, 2018
Ref
R002212
Industry
Healthcare
Role
Nurse
Job Type
Long-Term
Building Location: St Marys - Detroit Lakes Clinic

Department: 11600 Geriatric Spec Clinic

Job Description: Utilizes advanced health assessment, knowledge, and decision making skills, works independently and in collaboration with physicians and other health care professionals. Provides health care to individuals and families, emphasizing health promotion and disease prevention. They may care for patients ranging in age from newborn to elderly as noted in age-related category and area of expertise.

Education Qualifications:
Master's degree in nursing

Licensure/CertificationQualifications:
Eldercare

Detroit Lakes, MN

We are seeking a practitioner (adult-geriatrics trained/certified preferred) to join our Detroit Lakes Eldercare team in providing exceptional healthcare to our adult patient population in both Detroit Lakes and Park Rapids. This collegial group is innovative, quality-focused and driven to provide exceptional care for both the patient and their families. Our team currently consists of one (1) physician and three (3) advanced practice clinicians. Step into a busy and growing practice that allows you to be an engaged and appreciated member of an outstanding team-based model of care.

  • 1.0 FTE, full-time status
  • Clinical hours are Mon-Fri between 8a-5p (1-2 days per week or else half-days)
  • Provide services to seniors in the transitional care units, nursing home/LTC facilities and assisted living campuses in the Detroit Lakes and Park Rapids areas.
  • 8-10 patients per day in nursing home/assisted living settings
  • Call rotation is 1:3 to 1:4 weekday and weekend/holiday call
  • May be asked to assist hospitalist on some occasions
  • Must be able to conduct advance care planning with elders & families and provide education to NH staff.
  • Must have the ability to work independently off-site without direct supervision of MD and work well with NH leadership and Medical Director on processes and quality improvement.
  • New graduates will be considered if experience in nursing homes/geriatric population.


The Nurse Practitioner utilizes advanced health assessment, knowledge, and decision making skills, while working both independently and in collaboration with physicians and other health care professionals. The NP will provide health care to individuals and families, emphasizing health promotion and disease prevention. They may care for patients as noted in age-related category and area of expertise. Position requires high level of customer service skills to establish and enhance positive relationships with patients, co-workers, and others.

EDUCATION/TRAINING:
  • Master's or Doctorate degree in Nursing or Bachelor's or Master's degree in Physician Assistant Studies from an accredited program.
  • AGNP certification or willingness to obtain is preferred


LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
  • Current licensure as a registered nurse in appropriate states (if NP).
  • Current licensure as a Nurse Practitioner in appropriate states.
  • Current certification in CPR
  • National certification, in applicable area.
  • Successful completion of Essentia Health credentialing process prior to practice.


For more information, contact:

Miranda (Randy) Glandt | 701.364.8934 | Miranda.Glandt@EssentiaHealth.org

FTE: 1

Shift Rotation:

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Weekends:

Holidays: No

Call Obligation: Yes

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