Northwell Health Manhasset , NY 11030
Performs a variety of functions and technical procedures necessary for preparation of transplantation and post procedure management. Utilizes the processes of assessment, diagnosis, treatment, follow-up, and outcome evaluation. Works within the scope of practice of an Advanced Clinical Provider.
Conducts health assessments, documents and updates medical history. Obtains medical clearance as necessary. Initiates referrals to specialty services and fosters continuity of care.
Initiates selected therapeutic and diagnostic procedures, consultation and laboratory examinations. Orders and interprets diagnostic tests. Prescribes and revises medical regimens.
Coordinates the plan of care for transplant patients.
Determines effectiveness of the plan of care through documentation of patient care outcomes. Reassesses and modifies plan of care as necessary to achieve medical and health goals.
Provides patient/family and community education and counseling in the areas of health promotion, process, maintenance, and disease prevention.
Participates in team meetings, Grand Rounds, and conferences to enhance an interdisciplinary approach to primary health care delivery.
Coordinates the transplant process (pre and post) for prospective candidates including reviewing referrals and medical records, scheduling evaluation testing, and maintaining accurate medical records.
Ensures all necessary tests are completed including, but not limited to, scheduling appointments for patients between various departments within the Hospital and ensures all relevant medical information is available prior to scheduled appointments; and following-up on the results
Assesses the results of evaluation data and reviews with transplant team.
Oversees the education and orientation of transplant Nurse Practitioners and acts as a resource to staff.
Oversees the quality assurance initiatives for Transplant services. Ensures completion of all required data as established by the Organ Procurement Transplant Network.
Participates in research process, administers investigational therapy, and applies evidence based practices.
Performs related duties, as required.
ADA Essential Functions
Master's Degree in a Nurse Practitioner Program, required.
Current license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse AND a Nurse Practitioner in New York State, required.
National Board Certification in specialty area, required. Certification to be obtained within ONE (1) year of hire. Board Certification is to match area of practice.
Bachelor's Degree and Graduate of an accredited (Accreditation Review Committee for Physician Assistant Programs (ARC-PA) program, required.
Licensed Physician Assistant (LPA) by the New York State Department of Education, required.
Current NCCPA Certification from the National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), required.
Minimum of three (3) years progressively responsible related work experience to ensure proficiency, required