HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Practitioner - Neurology - Acute Care in Denton, Texas

Full-time (Monday - Friday) 8-4:30p

Nurse Practitioner Neuro

Medical City Denton, a Magnet facility, is a 208 bed, full service hospital that serves the growing population of Denton, Wise, Cooke and Montague Counties. Offering a full-spectrum of healthcare services, including advanced open-heart surgery and trauma programs, Denton Regional's more than 850 employees and 300 physicians are constantly striving to offer the highest quality service to the North Texas area. At Medical City Denton we feel that customer service is an important part of every person's job and strive to enhance community health through our service with compassion, excellence and efficiency.

Nurse Practitioner Neuro * Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. * Carries out physician orders. * Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs. * Provides cardiopulmonary management and monitoring for patients. * Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care. * Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. * Instructs and educates patients and families. * Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. * Provides age and culturally appropriate care. * Orients and mentors new staff members.

Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required. Required Job Qualifications include: · Texas State RN license or compact license accepted · Master's prepared Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program complete · MSN required · Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider and ACLS. · Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. · Two years of ACNP/PA experience in CVICU, or similar ICU, preferred

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Title: Nurse Practitioner - Neurology - Acute Care

Location: Texas-Denton-Medical City Denton

Requisition ID: 06251-103683