Nurse Practitioner, BRGP Clinton
- Location: Baton Rouge, LA
- Posted: Oct 14, 2019
JOB PURPOSE OR MISSION: To provide direct care for patients under the direction of physicians while following established protocols and procedures for nursing care standards and appropriate to the needs of the age population served, as defined in the departments scope of service.
At least 1 year experience prior to completion of a Nurse Practitioner Program.
Current Louisiana RN licensure, current registration as a Nurse Practitioner in Louisiana
SPECIAL SKILL, LICENSE AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS
AWHONN or NRP certification. Must demonstrate outstanding clinical expertise and display excellent interpersonal skills.
Maintains knowledge of and adherence to all applicable HIPAA regulations appropriate to Job Position including but not limited to: Medical records w/o limitation both paper and electronic, patient demographics, lab and radiology results, patient information related to surgery or appointment schedules, medical records related to quality/data, patient financial information, patients related complaints, information related to patient location, religious beliefs and/or public health records.
Maintains knowledge of and adherence to all applicable safety practices appropriate to Job Position including but not limited to: Incident reporting, handling of wastes, sharps and linen, PPE, exposure control plans, hand washing, environment of care, patient identification, administers/receives/collects meds/blood order or products, validates, transports, monitors or observes patients for procedures including infusion pumps, monitors clinical alarms for all ages.