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Nurse Practitioner
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Psych Nursing Float Pool
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Position summary

Nurse Practitioner (Job Opening 444277) - SCOPE OF POSITION Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University and OSU Harding Hospital are committed to enhancing the quality of care that our patients receive. The OSU STAR Trauma Recovery Center serves the adult survivor of crime-related violence in the central Ohio community through VOCA (Victims of Crime Act) grant funding. POSITION SUMMARY The Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) is an active member of the treatment team, and collaborates with the attending psychiatrists to manage the medical and medication needs of patients in the OSU STAR Trauma Recovery Center from admission through discharge; implements patient care within the guidelines and parameters specified in the standard care arrangement, maintaining awareness of state and national health care trends. The CRNP also provides patient education on medications, and other topics as needed; may provide information to insurance companies to maintain authorization for services; provides education to the direct care staff on the healthcare needs of adults, works as part of the clinical team in planning and implementing treatment; as needed, especially with individuals with co-existing medical conditions, within scope of license and certification.

Education and experience

For Hire: 1. Must be a graduate of a Nurse Practitioner program that qualifies the graduate to sit for the certification examination of a national certifying organization recognized by the Ohio Board of Nursing. 2. Master's Degree in Nursing required. 3. Current license and certificate of authority to practice as a Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner in the State of Ohio.