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Per Diem Nurse Practitioner Opportunity in White Plains, NY

DirectShifts

DirectShifts

White Plains, NY, USA
Posted on Wednesday, July 26, 2023

Department: Cancer Infusion Center

Job Schedule: Per Diem

Shift: Day

Hours: Mon-Fri 8AM-6PM, Sat,Sun 8AM-12PM

Salary Range: $117,058.50-$175,597.50

Position Summary:

  • Exempt position responsible for providing primary care services, including assessment, diagnosis, prescription, treatment, and patient education.
  • Adheres to nursing standards defined by the American Nurses Association Code of Ethics, Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice, and Nursing's Social Policy Statement.
  • Actualizes the vision, mission, values, and performance measures for White Plains Hospital.
  • Participates in performance improvement/research activities and demonstrates leadership skills.
  • Demonstrates core and unit-specific competencies relevant to the patient population served.
  • Collaborates with physicians to assess and provide care for selected patients.
  • Executes the plan of care for assigned patients.
  • Contributes to the objectives of the specific Division/Department.
  • Practices within the defined scope of care delivery.
  • Works closely with physicians and other clinicians in a team-based approach to patient care.
  • May specialize in specific clinical care areas, such as pediatrics or geriatrics

Essential Functions and Responsibilities Includes the Following:

  • Adheres to WPH Performance Standards, Policies, and Behaviors.
  • Conducts health assessments, including patient history and physical examination.
  • Performs diagnostic procedures and preventive screenings based on age and history.
  • Orders and evaluates diagnostic tests, incorporating results into the care plan.
  • Formulates appropriate diagnoses using clinical findings.
  • Plans and provides care, applying relevant research and involving the patient/family in the process.
  • Coordinates patient care with physicians and healthcare providers, evaluating and modifying the care plan as needed.
  • Prescribes pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic therapies within privileges.
  • Provides patient and family education on health status.
  • Evaluates the effectiveness of interventions and plans for patient outcomes.
  • Collaborates and communicates effectively with the healthcare team.
  • Maintains thorough and timely documentation.
  • Participates in education and mentoring of healthcare professionals and students.
  • Engages in professional activities to advance nursing practice.
  • Pursues continuing education and self-development.
  • Abides by ethical codes and state regulations for nursing practice.
  • Maintains nurse practitioner specialty certification with relevant credentialing bodies.
  • Incorporates guidelines and standards from regulatory bodies and professional organizations.
  • Demonstrates effective stress management and problem-solving skills.
  • Sets aside time for special projects related to the practice area.
  • Integrates quality improvement and research into practice.
  • Participates in peer reviews and supports research in the practice setting.
  • Performs all other assigned duties.

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited school.
  • Current NYS license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse.
  • Current NYS license as a Nurse Practitioner
  • National Certification as a Nurse Practitioner
  • Maintains a current collaborative practice agreement.
  • BCLS certification required; ACLS certification preferred.
  • Minimum two years’ experience in an acute care setting preferred.
  • ONS Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Certification (only required if working in the Infusion Center)

Core Competencies:  

  • Clinical proficiency 
  • Problem-solving skills                                           
  • Teamwork                                                         
  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail                                         
  • Planning and organizing                                   
  • Problem-solving skills                                        
  • Judgment and decision-making                                         
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Project management
  • Adaptability
  • Stress tolerance