We Are Hiring
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Opportunities
Ascension/Saint Thomas Medical Partners Pulmonary/Critical Care Team
at Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro, TN
Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford and Saint Thomas Medical Partners are seeking Acute Care Nurse Practitioners to join our Pulmonary Critical Care service as part of the multidisciplinary care team composed of physicians, nurses, pharmacists, RT's, and resident physicians.
Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford (ASTR) is a 286-bed hospital located in Murfreesboro, TN, and the hospital is currently under construction to add 72 beds and four additional OR's. ASTR is an accredited Primary Stroke Center and certified Chest Pain Center. As the hospital serves Rutherford County and multiple surrounding communities, the scope of medical and surgical services will continue to expand in the coming years. The Critical Care Unit is a 32-bed, mixed med-surg unit.
Successful candidates will have the following attributes:
Ability to assess and manage complex Pulmonary and Critical Care patients under the direction of the Pulmonary / Critical Care physicians.
Procedural skills including intubation and central line placement are a plus (or a requirement).
Willingness to work a rotating schedule that will include nights and weekends.
Ability to communicate effectively and diplomatically within a multi-functional team.
Excellent skills for clinical documentation to convey assessment and plans of management.
Strong organizational skills with attention to detail.
Ability to function in a fast paced, service oriented environment.
Effective communication skills with patients and families.
Experience with procedural skills, including intubation and central line placement, are a plus but not required (training will be provided as needed)
Ascension/Saint Thomas Medical Partners will provide:
Excellent compensation package through Saint Thomas Medical Partners
Fair work schedule with 12 hour shifts to facilitate considerable block time off. (Exact schedule to be determined)
Full benefits including (Health, Dental, Vision, and retirement options)
We encourage you to apply to the opportunity(s) and please feel free to email any additional questions to Scott Watson at the contact below.
Physician and APP Recruiter
Ascension / Saint Thomas Health
Why Join Ascension?
In Tennessee, Ascension's Saint Thomas Health operates nine hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities covering a 68-county area and employing more than 8,000 associates. Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provides a wide variety of inpatient and outpatient services. The clinical programs and medical facilities are continuously updated to meet both the changing needs of the community and the challenges posed by innovations in technology.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Need
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Nurse Practitioner credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Master's degree of Nursing required
Equal Employment Opportunity
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