CRITICAL CARE NURSE PRACTITIONER / 36 HOURS / VARIABLE ROTATING / BWH - NEUROSCIENCE ICU
Brigham & Women's Hospital(BWH)

Boston, Massachusetts

Posted in Health and Safety


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GENERAL SUMMARY/ OVERVIEW STATEMENT:

Nursing at Brigham and Women's Hospital is known for their excellent clinical practice and for keeping patients and their families at the center of all they do. We understand that great care is shaped by relationships with patients and their families. That's why we're committed to knowing our patients on a deeper level - not just as patients, but as individuals - to ensure that they, and their families, feel known and cared for.

As BWH, we proudly work together with a spirit of inquiry and a deep commitment to providing the highest quality, evidence-informed and theory-guided care in an inclusive environment. We work each day to achieve our vision - to provide excellent care to patients and families, with the best staff, in the safest environment.

Just as we have been able to reinvent health care, we have also transformed health care careers. Whether measured in terms of lives saved, awards earned, or the personal satisfaction of stretching your talents - a career with BWH is unlike any other in the health care field. Here you'll find a workplace where collaboration and teamwork are the norm, not the exception - physicians, nurses, technicians, staff and management form a close-knit bond, based on mutual respect and devotion to our patients. If you want an enormously fulfilling career, there's no better place to be.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Working collaboratively to provide excellent care to patients and families in the safest environment.

Qualifications
• Education: Masters' Degree in Nursing required. Satisfactory completion of an approved formal education program which has as its objective the preparation of professional nurses to practice as nurse practitioner. Completion of a Master's or post Masters' degree in adult or family NP program accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) or the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC).

The NP must also have experience completing history and physical assessments, as well as a background in a surgical and/or perioperative setting

• Other: ANA or other appropriate nursing certification in area of practice and authorization by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing to practice in the expanded role. DEA for prescription writing

  • DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Previous experience as a Nurse practitioner required
  • Certification as a Nurse Practitioner as well previous experience working as a Nurse Practitioner is required.
  • Demonstrated previous experience and expertise in the management and care of the stroke and neurology patient preferred
  • Demonstrated previous experience and expertise in the management and care of post-op neurosurgical patients
  • BLS, ACLS required
  • Membership and active involvement with professional organizations strongly preferred
  • Past critical care experience strongly preferred
  • Current license to practice as an advanced practice nurse in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Required


EEO Statement
BWH is an Affirmative Action Employer. By embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, age, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, military service, genetic information, and/or other status protected under law.


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