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Nurse Practitioner
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Psychiatric Emergency Services
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Position summary

Nurse Practitioner (Job Opening 434647) - Position Summary: The Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP), in collaboration with the physician, coordinates the care of patients in the Emergency Department from admission through discharge. The CNRP is responsible to monitor the patient?s status and collects data to evaluate and improve care by providing a comprehensive assessment, implementing the appropriate treatment and evaluating the patients progress. The CRNP implements patient care within the guidelines and parameters specified in the standard care arrangement, maintaining awareness of state and national health care trends. In addition, the full time CRNP is responsible for providing education to the direct care staff on the healthcare needs of psychiatric patients.

Education and experience

Graduate of an approved School of Professional Nursing & an approved Nurse Practitioner program required;Masters Degree in Nursing required;certification as an Adult Nurse Practitioner required;active nursing license as a Nurse Practitioner w /Certificate of Authority to practice in State of Ohio required; knowledge of illness prevention, first aid & emergency care, physical assessment, differential diagnosis, path physiology, & pharmacology; 2 yrs experience as RN; 1 yr APN experience or responsibility of completing physical examinations on patients of all ages required; demonstrated competency in physical assessment of patients, from age 18 throughout the life span; clinical psychiatric nursing experience preferred.