Nurse Practitioner Cardiothoracic Transplant

CHI St. Luke's Health - Houston, TX

Full-time
Position Type: Regular
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 80
Primary Location: TX > HOUSTON > ST LUKES MEDICAL CENTER

Baylor St. Lukes Medical Center

A quaternary care facility that is home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a world-class cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962 by Denton A. Cooley, MDconsistently ranked as one of the nations best in Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery.

The first hospital in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet® hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the award four consecutive times. Baylor St. Lukes is home to three freestanding community emergency centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe) offering adult and pediatric caretreating more than 51,000 patients annually. The hospital holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine and affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and Prairie View A&M University.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES
Synthesizes and critically analyzes data to identify needs, formulate diagnosis, and establish a treatment plan for a patient, family, and/or population
Implements individualized, evidence based interventions based on assessment, treatment plan, and identified prioritizes to maximize health potential and/or expected goals of a patient, family, and/or population
Evaluates progress toward expected goals of a patient, family, and/or population in a systematic and ongoing manner with modification to the plan as appropriate
Serves as a clinical expert to the interdisciplinary team
Incorporates and disseminates research findings and evidence based practice into treatment plans, protocols, and guidelines
POSITION SUMMARY

Clinical expert and consultant within an inpatient or outpatient setting. Support the healthcare system (including physicians and facility leaders) with the management of specified populations though independent and collaborative clinical management

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Licensure Required:
Masters Degree - Nursing; Registered Nurse (RN)
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (Nurse Practitioner or Clinical Nurse Specialist)
Certified to practice as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse by the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners
Limited prescriptive authority by the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners if implementing medical aspects of care
ACNP Preferred

Minimum Experience:
Five (5) years of experience with the specialized clinical population

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES
Synthesizes and critically analyzes data to identify needs, formulate diagnosis, and establish a treatment plan for a patient, family, and/or population
Implements individualized, evidence based interventions based on assessment, treatment plan, and identified prioritizes to maximize health potential and/or expected goals of a patient, family, and/or population
Evaluates progress toward expected goals of a patient, family, and/or population in a systematic and ongoing manner with modification to the plan as appropriate
Serves as a clinical expert to the interdisciplinary team
Incorporates and disseminates research findings and evidence based practice into treatment plans, protocols, and guidelines

Additional Information

Requisition ID: 2019-R0255715

Schedule: Full-time

Market: CHI St. Luke's Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center