I. JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY:
Under general supervision, is responsible for the clinical management of patients in accordance with hospital, State and National regulatory agency standards.
Successful completion of Physician Assistant Program OR Nurse Practitioner Program
One (1) year acute care experience preferred.
Analytical skills in order to assess patients and implement appropriate intervention.
Able to work under varying degrees of stress and the ability to adjust to changes in the work environment.
Licensed as a Physician Assistant or as an Adult Nurse Practitioner by the Board of Medical Examiners of Maryland / Maryland State Board of Examiners of Nurses.
Certification as required.
Completion of "Healthcare Provider" CPR course.
Completion of "Healthcare Provider" ACLS course
Work is of medium to heavy physical demand; walking and standing most of the time.
Normal patient care environment with exposure to excessive noise, dust and temperature.
Frequently exposed to moderately adverse working conditions due to performance of certain patient care activities.
Exposure to communicable diseases.
Conditions of Employment
Maintain current licensure and certifications.
Maintain CME requirements needed for licensure.
Rotation in weekends and holiday coverage required.
Comply with conditions of contract
Standard precaution policy and procedures are applicable to this job
Employee has knowledge and understanding of patient safety as it relates to the job duties
Demonstrates competency in the delivery of care and applies the knowledge to meet age-specific needs as license permits
Neonate / Infant
Greater Baltimore Medical Center