ICU Nurse Practitioner

    April 9, 2019
    Silver City, New Mexico
    Job Type
    New Mexico


    Experienced and skillful Acute Critical Care Nurse Practitioner needed for a hospital in rural area of New Mexico

    This Critical Care Nurse Practitioner cares for out patients that are dealing with critical conditions and illnesses.

    The Acute Critical Care NP works in our inpatient ICU and interprets diagnostic tests, works with patients, families and physicians to establish care plans through comprehensive knowledge of acute and chronic conditions, diagnostics and treatment. The NP will assess patient conditions, educate patients and family members about medical options, prescribe medications and treatments, and performs other duties to support patient care. The NP will also provide continuous education to the ICU for the purposes of continuous quality improvement.

    Qualifications:Must be eligible for hospital privileges
    Master's degree or Doctorate
    NM Nurse Practitioner Licensure
    Current certification by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or National Certificate Corporation (NCC)
    Knowledge of acute critical conditions and treatments shown through documentation of the management of at least 30 patients in the ICU by sponsoring physician
    Understanding of diagnostic tests and ability to interpret test results
    Relevant continuing medical education
    AHA BLS certification
    AHA ACLS certification
    NRP certification
    AHA PALS certification
    5 years critical care experience, 2 years in the Nurse Practitioner Role

    Our client offers a very competitive wage and a benefits package that includes the following:
    Medical and Dental Insurance
    Vision Insurance
    Long Term Disability
    Life Insurance
    Supplemental Insurances
    Online Insurance Enrollment System
    Paid Time Off (PTO)
    Sick Leave
    Holiday Differential
    Shift Differential

    Retirement -Tax Deferred Annuity Plan
    Tuition Reimbursement
    Employee Assistance Program
    Credit Union
    Direct Deposit
    Wellness Membership Discounts
    Cafeteria Discounts
    Recruitment/Retention Bonus
    Relocation Reimbursement

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