Perinatal Advanced PractitionerSend to my Email Email a friend Job ID 76741 Date posted 10/17/2016
Requisition ID: 76741
- Facility: Sharp Grossmont Hospital
- City: La Mesa
- Department: Perinatal Services
- Category: Advanced Practice Nursing Jobs
- Job Status: Per Diem
- Shift: Day Job
- FTE: 0.0
- Shift Start: Variable
- Shift End Time: Variable
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This position is located in La Mesa and Lakeside, San Diego County.
Variable 8-10 hour day shift; no weekends
Per Diem position
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse licensure
- Current CA Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) or Nurse Practitioner (NP) license
- Masters degree in Nursing
- Current BLS certification for HealthCare providers
- 2-3 years of RN experience in Perinatal Services
- Maintains all regulatory requirements including licensing and certification as well as any mandatory training within established time frames.
- Requirements consists of, but are not limited to TB testing, Safety Test, Compliance Training and HIPPA
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- Master’s degree in nursing
- Bilingual (English/Spanish or Arabic)
The per diem Perinatal Advanced Practitioner is responsible for providing care to the under-served Medi-Cal population in the outpatient setting and includes, but is not limited to antepartum, postpartum and family planning. The role of the Perinatal Advanced Practitioner includes communicating in a compassionate, friendly and timely manner with patients and embracing a Family Centered Model of Care approach ensuring family members are given the opportunity to participate in the plan of care. The Perinatal Advanced Practitioner will develop and maintain interdepartmental relationships and approach problem-solving in a professional and proactive manner to ensure all information is obtained prior to coordination of care with physician. The Perinatal Advanced Practitioner will precept students in the clinic/hospital setting when opportunity arises and also actively participates in the processes improvement of clinic outcomes including patient satisfaction and clinic efficiency.
This Perinatal Advanced Practitioner position is with the Perinatal Services Department of Sharp Grossmont Hospital. The Perinatal Services Department is currently supervised by an obstetric hospitalist physician with consultative services 24/7 from a Perinatology group. Additionally our department staff includes a Nurse Practitioner and three Certified Nurse Midwives, a Clinical Lead/CNM, a Medical Assistant, Receptionist, three Health Educators, a Registered Dietician, a Social Worker, Supervisor and a Director at the Grossmont site. Two of our providers are contracted out to Neighborhood Healthcare in El Cajon and Lakeside. We are physically located within the Women's Center at Sharp Grossmont Hospital.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital is the largest not-for-profit, full-service acute care hospital in the region with 500+ beds. The hospital has outstanding programs in heart care, orthopedics, rehabilitation, robotic surgery, mental health, stroke care and women’s health. In addition, the hospital’s Emergency and Critical Care Center is one of the most technologically advanced emergency and intensive care facilities in the nation.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital is nationally recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for patient care and nursing practices. This designation is the “gold standard” for patient care and nursing excellence and is the highest honor awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Essential Physical Requirements May Include
- Twisting (trunk)
- Twisting (neck)
- Bending (waist)
- Flexing/extending (neck)
- Fine manipulation/pinching
- Reaching below shoulder level
- Reaching above shoulder level
- Working at computer
Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
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