Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Psychiatry 7/12/2019

The George Washington University Hospital Washington, DC

Location
Washington, DC
AJE Ref #
584408701
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
74646
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Education
Masters Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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POSITION SUMMARY

Provides all aspects of patient care management of inpatients at GWUH in Psychiatry.. Performs a variety of functions within the scope of practice of Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants. This role serves as a liaison for all disciplines and services. The individual will be credentialed according to the medical staff regulations of the GWU hospital, and will be under the supervision of an appropriately credentialed attending physicians.



Job Requirements

:Education

NP: A masters degree in nursing and completion of an approved course of study as a nurse practitioner. Current ANCC certification and D.C. licensure as a NP is necessary.PA: A masters degree as physician assistant and completion of an approved course of study as a physician assistant. Current NCCPA certification and D.C. licensure as a Physician Assistant is necessary. BLS and/or ACLS certification required.

Experience

Some previous experience is recommended. Excellent communication skills required.



Competencies

Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to communicate providing verbal feedback in a professional manner. Must be able to follow and understand instructions, and react favorably in all work situations. Must have strong interpersonal skills and be mentally adaptable and flexible in dealing with a variety of people at various levels within and outside the organization.

All employment at UHS is with one of the subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc., including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. Universal Health Services is a holding company.

UHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and as such, openly supports and fully commits to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.