At MemorialCare, we believe in providing extraordinary health care to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. MemorialCare stands for excellence in Health Care. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center is a major regional provider of medical and surgical services. A Magnet-designated teaching hospital, MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center has 420 beds. We consistently achieve national accolades for our quality care, including ranking as one of "America's Best Hospitals" for Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report magazine. Our unique environment allows for a range of medical services, from childhood to adulthood, to be structured under one roof. With our technology, our vision, and especially our talented professionals, we ensure our patients receive the best possible care.
The Nurse Practitioner (NP-S) practices as a member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team using standardized procedures to independently examine, diagnose and treat patients in collaboration with supervising physician(s) in the Hospitalist Services department at MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center.
The NP-S has shift responsibility and works as scheduled by nurse manager/director. May require rotation between shifts. Is usually staffed 7 days/week. Hand off report is frequently required between shifts.
3 years of experience as a Registered Nurse in a general care or intensive care environment. May be a new graduate NP. Experienced NP is preferred.
Current license as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of California is required.
Current certification as a Nurse Practitioner (NP) in the State of California is required.
Current furnishing license to furnish medications in the State of California is required.
An individual Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) License issued by the United States DEA for Schedule III-V controlled substances. If NP will be prescribing Schedule II medications, the NP must also have the DEA license for Schedule II controlled substances.
Certification as a Nurse Practitioner (NP) from an agency accredited by the Accreditation Board for Specialty Nursing Certification (ABSNC). Certification as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP) preferred.
Must have a National Provider Identifier (NPI) and be enrolled in the Provider Enrollment, Chain, and Ownership System (PECOS) within 90 days of hire.
A current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (CPR & AED) certification is required pre-hire.
A current American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification is required per department requirements.
Must be able to work well with residents and enjoy teaching.
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