Advanced Practice Nurse I - Palliative Care, Full-time, Days

Advanced Practice RN
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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 Kishwaukee 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. Palliative/Hospice background preferred. Other specialties will be considered . Some weekend on call will be required in this position.

Education: Required: Master's of Nursing as a Nurse Practitioner/APN

Licensure:  Required:  Current licensure as an IL RN and APN, Board certified APN , NPI number and DEA license required. Current BLS and valid driver's license required.

                    Preferred: ACLS, previous RN or APN experience caring for Home care, Palliative and/or Hospice patients and families.





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