Nurse Practitioner for Neurosurgery Service 9/2/2016
University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers
Los Angeles, CA
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Nurse Practitioner for Neurosurgery Service
Nurse Practitioner 2
12 hour D/N rotation and weekends
$63.21 / $10999
$90.27 / $15707
Layoff Referral Deadline:
The NP directs the health care management of the Neuroscience patients and provides emergency care. Also functions independently with other health care team members and departments to provide optimum care to his/her patients. The NP shall provide supervision of training nurse practitioners, students, consults with other health team members caring for Neuroscience service patients at their request and shall participate in research. Advises family, initiates referrals based on family needs. Provides formal and informal in-service education for staff and conducts clinic patient assessments and manages visit along with providing proper documentation. The NP conducts QA review of selected aspects of the Neuroscience service. Dept. of Nursing. Consultation and supervision is provided to the Neuroscience NP by the attending physician and/or designee during the patient care management component of the role. Reports to Nursing Manager of 6 North.
Graduated from an accredited MSN with Nurse Practitioner certification. CA RN and NP license required. National Certification preferred. ICU experience preferred, Neurosurgery experience preferred as an RN or NP.
NP I less than 6 months of NP experience, NP II 6 months or greater of NP experience
Original Diploma or official transcripts required upon hire.