Jamestown Regional Medical Center

Nurse Practitioner - Wound

Location
Jamestown, ND
Salary
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Posted
Apr 06, 2019
Ref
1671
Industry
Healthcare
Role
Nurse
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Part Time
Overview

Part-time, unbenefitted position working 24 hours per pay period. Days of work are Tuesdays from 8:00am - 4:30pm and Thursdays 12:00pm - 4:00pm.

The Nurse Practitioner is responsible for the successful implementation and overall success of the Advanced Wound Center (AWC). The individual will have overall Clinical responsibility for the Wound Center and will need to be a Nurse Practitioner (APN). The Nurse Practitioner collaborates with the Medical Director to coordinate services in providing quality care to patients with chronic non-healing wounds through the use of hospital and nursing standards. This includes responsibility for clinical outcomes, reimbursement, Performance Improvement, and professional/community referral development.

Responsibilities

  • Promote and participate in marketing to develop referrals within community
  • Provide continuity of care for patients in collaboration with physicians
  • Evaluate monthly adherence to the Clinical Pathway
  • Integrate knowledge of reimbursement into patient communication, collaborating with third party payors and professionals as needed
  • Responsible for clinical oversight for the treatment of hyperbaric patients
  • Participate in continuous performance improvement initiatives


Qualifications

Must be a graduate from a nurse practitioner training program approved by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). Must have successfully completed the certifying examination of the National Commission on Certification of Nurse Practitioner. Must hold licensure/registration as required in the state of North Dakota. DEA certification required.

Prefer previous experience as a NP with preference for wound management experience. The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate that during the past 12 months he or she has been actively involved in the clinical practice as a nurse practitioner and has provided inpatient and outpatient services to a reasonable number of patients, which can be documented.

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