We are currently accepting applications for a Full Time Wound Care NP - Nurse Practitioner to assist in starting a Wound Care program.
Columbine Health Systems boasts five - beautiful - state of the art skilled nursing facilities as well as three assisted living facilities, including:
Columbine West Health & Rehab
Lemay Avenue Health & Rehab
North Shore Health & Rehab
Centre Avenue Health & Rehab
Columbine Commons Health & Rehab
We offer a competitive salary, full range of benefits including CME, PTO, Health, Vision, Dental, 401K, as well as Discounts from our Pharmacy. Wage band starting at $90,000-$100,000/year DOE!
Columbine's Nurse Practitioners vision is to provide expert, geriatric-focused clinical care that models high professional standards while individuating care for the older and frail adult in the post acute care, long term care, and assisted living settings; and to link provider to provider communication between acute care, post acute care, and community care settings.
Responsibilities of the Columbine NP includes, but is not limited to:
Rounds on post acute care patients providing clinical care from admission to discharge
Provides bedside medical visits on long term care patients for both primary care and acute illnesses
Visits assisted living patients as needed for minor acute illnesses
Accurately documents in the electronic medical record daily
Communicates with nursing staff, inter-disciplinary team, physicians and families as needed to promote optimum care of each patient
Attends monthly NP meetings
Pursues professional responsibility and growth, clinical knowledge and EBP, positive facility staff relationships, communication with community and specialist providers
Must possess an advanced practice nursing degree from an accredited college or university.
Possess a clear unencumbered license from the State of Colorado as a Registered Nurse / Nurse Practitioner.
Hold national certification as either a Family, Adult or Geriatric Nurse Practitioner.
At least 1 year of NP practice experience required.
Must have active prescriptive authority with the Colorado Board of Nursing and active DEA license.
Prefer at least one year of experience working with adult and geriatric patients in subacute or long term care setting.
Must have wound care experience. Wound care certification preferred.
Hiring Manager: Brad Harriss (No calls please)
Columbine Health Systems