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Hospital Medicine Nurse Practitioner Nocturnist Per Diem (NURSE PRACT PD)
| University of California- Davis Health
|vision insurance, paid time off, sick time, long term disability
United States, California, Sacramento
|February 11, 2024
Under the direction of the hospitalist service, the in-patient nurse practitioner will provide support for the management of hospitalized patients. This includes, but is not limited to, triage of new medical problems, admissions, evaluation and management of service patients, ordering medications, ordering and interpreting diagnostics, and providing support for daily progress notes or discharge functions. Provide support for the in-patient hospitalist service and manage assigned patient load independently without unreasonable support from physician colleagues. Complete assigned work within the space of the shift, support admissions and cross coverage at night, complete required medical record documentation. Support patient and family transition home with patient education.
To provide independent advanced level nurse practitioner clinical expertise to patients and their families on an on-going basis. This includes the management of chronic stable medical conditions, routine care, acute or critical care, and medical and specialty protocols (e.g. chemotherapy) as defined by standardized procedures for your specific department. This may include non-invasive or invasive procedures, surgical procedures, including operative first assist per approved standardized procedures as identified by the list available on the Medical Staff Office. Patient management decisions will be independent where appropriate after assessment of the patient and interdependent with consultation with an attending or other member of the team. NPs are expected to act as an expert resource person for health care providers including nurses, residents and other ancillary staff.
Provides direct patient care to a diversified patient population. Applies knowledge, experience and judgment to determine the importance of a situation, set priorities, and use abstract thought to evaluate clinical situations. Participates in patient and staff education. Demonstrates leadership skills. Demonstrates accountability for own practices as defined by the Nurse Practice Act.
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