1.0 Full-time, Nurse Practitioner (Day) - Behavioral Health
- Feb 17, 2017 Post Date
- 0018009 Requisition #
The Advanced Practice Nurse/Nurse Practitioner (APN/NP) works within the guidelines of a collaborative practice agreement with an active member of the medical staff of Central DuPage Hospital. In partnership with physicians and other health care team members, the APN/NP assesses, plans, implements, coordinates, and evaluates care for a specific patient population based on individual scope of practice. Through the application of evidenced-based decision making, the APN/NP serves as a leader, educator, researcher and clinical mentor to all members of the health care team with the goal of achieving optimal patient outcomes. The APN/NP practices utilizing the scope and standards of practice for the advanced practice nurse as published by the American Nurses’ Association.
Experience: At least 5 years experience in area of specialty.
Education: Master's of Nursing.
Licensure: CERT APN , CERT BLS , LIC APN , LIC RN Preferred: CERT ACLS