Nov 16, 2018

Neuroscience Nurse Practitioner

  • Sutter Health
  • Sacramento, CA
Full time Health Care

Job Description

**Description** Responsible for providing coordination and oversight of patient care in collaboration with the neurology, neurointensivist and/or neurosurgery physician partner(s). Facilitates and monitors all aspects of patient care throughout the acute care episode, working collaboratively with multidisciplinary clinical staff in some affiliates to ensure best process/outcomes per core measures, Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) stroke and CMS requirements. Provides consultation to staff, participates in patient rounds and case conferences, and provides education to clinical team members as indicated. **Qualifications** **Education required:** + Master's Degree. + Nurse Practitioner Furnishing Licsense - NPF. + DEA Number. + Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner - ACNP or Family Nurse Practitioner - FNP upon hire. + Emergency Neurological Life Support certification (ENLS) within 90 days of employment. + CITI Training must be completed within 90 days of employment. **Other license desired:** + General Nursing Practice - CN-RN is preferred. **Experience desired:** + 3 years advanced nursing experience. + 2 years critical care nursing experience. **Preferred Knowledge and Skills:** + Evidence-based practice, research and professional practice standards. + Strong organizational, communication, and computer skills required. + Ability to create positive team and professional alliances with individuals and groups. **Primary Location:** California, Greater Sacramento Area, Sacramento **Organization:** Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento **Employee Status:** Regular **Employee Referral Bonus:** No **Benefits:** Yes **Position Status:** Exempt **Union:** No **Job Shift:** Day/Evening/Night **Shift Hours:** 12 Hour Shift **Days of the Week Scheduled:** Varied Days **Weekend Requirements:** Rotating **Schedule:** Full Time **Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period:** 1.0 All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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