Nurse Practitioner - Dept of Specialty Care Cardiology, FT

This position is responsible to provide preventive, occupational, and primary care services within the nurse practitioner’s scope of practice and consistent with nurse’s education and certification as defined by the Ohio Board of Nursing, as well as in accordance with the privileges granted by the Board of Trustees.  Provides care for adults both independently and interdependently as stated in the Standard Care Arrangement with the collaborating physician(s).  Prescribes drugs and therapeutic devices in accordance with Section 4723.481 of the Ohio Revised Code.  Evaluates and promotes patient wellness. Assesses, plans implements, and evaluates an appropriate plan of care including diagnostic and therapeutic interventions.  Collaborates with other physicians, healthcare providers and others.

Requirements Include: 
  • Current RN licensure to practice nursing in the State of Ohio from an accredited program for nursing education.
  • Graduate of an accredited program for Advance Practice Nursing.
  • Board certification from an approved national certifying organization as an advance practice nurse.
  • Current Standard Care Arrangement with collaborating physician(s).
  • Current unrestricted Certificate of Authority (COA) to practice as a certified nurse practitioner from the Ohio Board of Nursing.
  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider CPR certification required.
  • Occupational medicine/case management, certification in drug and alcohol experience preferred
Job Specifics
Department: 
Department of Specialty Care, Cardiology
Status: 
Shift: 
8a-5p
Average Weekly Hours: 
40
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9021 or 740.393.9822
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Monday, March 13, 2017