Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner
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Lecom Medical Associates of Erie is currently seeking a full time C.R.N.P. for a busy G.I. Specialty Practice.
The nurse practitioner will work in the specialty practice of gastrointestinal medicine. You will provide general and preventative care, conduct check-ups, treat illnesses, order lab tests and prescribe medication for children and adults. The nurse practitioner is an advanced practice nurse that helps with all aspects of patient care, including diagnosis, treatments and consultations. You may work in both inpatient and outpatient situations and can perform independently or as part of a treatment team. Generally, the nurse practitioner will perform the important task of educating patients about preventative care and prescribed treatments.
The Nurse Practitioner is a licensed independent practitioner who is responsible for managing health problems and coordinating health care for the preoperative patient in accordance with State and Federal rules and regulations and the nursing standards of care (assessment of health status, diagnosis, development of plan of care and treatment, implementation of treatment plan, and evaluation of patient status . Perioperative preparation and postoperative clinical management is conducted in collaboration with other health care team members.
Nurse Practitioners must obtain a Master of Science in Nursing. After completing their degrees, Nurse Practitioners must obtain a license to practice in their state. This licensure requires a master’s degree, a valid state Registered Nurse license and the completion of a national certification examination.
Medical Associates of Erie offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package. EOE