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Nurse Practitioner
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East Hospital
UHE Advanced Practice Providrs
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Position summary

Nurse Practitioner (Job Opening 443394) - The Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP), in collaboration with the physician, on a rotating schedule between UH and UHE, coordinates the care of psychiatric patients in the Emergency Department from admission through discharge and inpatients on acute care services with psychiatric consults, as indicated.  The CRNP is responsible to monitor the patient's status and collects data to evaluate and improve care by providing a comprehensive psychiatric 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 and an approved Nurse Practitioner program required; Master’s Degree in Nursing required; certification as Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner required; active nursing license as a Nurse Practitioner w /Certificate of Authority to practice in State of Ohio required; clinical psychiatric nursing experience, pre-graduate or graduate level preferred.