The Center Nurse Practitioner (NP) is an advance practice nurse responsible for comprehensive direct patient care management. The NP utilizes advanced skills obtained through completion of NP approved nurse practitioner program. These skills include advanced levels of assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation of care. The NP manages a caseload of patients and coordinates decision making with the physician, in the assessment, diagnosis, and initiation of delegated medical treatments. The scope of practice includes family support, discharge planning, patient education, and consultation.
Masters in Nursing required.
Licensed Registered Nurse in the state of Illinois
Completion of an NP approved Nurse Practitioner Program required.
Current certification as a Nurse Practitioner (in family, adult, or geriatric nursing)
Three years clinical experience
Effective interpersonal skills in order to communicate with the health care team and patients and their families
PRIMARY LOCATION: Chicago, Illinois
FACILITY: Weiss Memorial Hospital
JOB TYPE: Full-Time
SHIFT TYPE: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant’s or employee’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.