Columbus Regional Health Nurse Practitioner Southeastern IN Behavioral Health in Columbus, Indiana
Columbus Regional Hospital Physicians * 7752 Southeastern Indiana Behavioral Services
PRN , Days, 4
ABOUT THE POSITION; PRN; start time of the shifts can vary to meet patient care needs; length of shift 6 hours; weekend rotation only 1-2 per month with occasional weekday shift; Premium weekend pay rate The successful applicant must be a Psych Nurse Practitioner.
Education and/or Experience Graduate of an approved school of nursing required. Master’s Degree in Nursing required. Minimum of one year’s experience in an inpatient setting required. Certifications, Licenses, Registrations Active unlimited license from the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency State Board of Nursing for Advanced Practical Nursing required. A current registered nurse licensure in the state of Indiana is required. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification through American Heart Association (AHA) required. National certification as a Nurse Practitioner required.
The Nurse Practitioner collaborates with Physicians and staff members to provide comprehensive health assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of individuals with potential or actual health needs. The Nurse Practitioner utilizes an expanded knowledge base of pathophysiology, physiology, and pharmacology to guide critical thinking skills, advanced clinical decision-making skills, and performing advanced procedures.
The Nurse Practitioner may be involved in education, consultation, and research. Provides general medical care and treatment to patients in collaboration with the physician based on established protocol, standing orders and practice guidelines.
Req #: 4417