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Trauma Advanced Practice Provider

Grey Staffing
Durham, North Carolina, United States
July 19, 2018


"Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to function as our Trauma Advanced Practice Provider. Multiple Specialties Available. Provide your CV and we'll determine your best fit. We have been recognized as one of the world's greatest health care providers by such publications as TIME and U.S. News & World Report. A full-service tertiary and quaternary care hospital, we are licensed for 938 emergency care beds and 19 adult psychiatry beds. Job Description: The Trauma Advanced Practice Provider (APP) provides direct patient care services and performs medical acts under the supervision of the supervisory physician to patients in the Trauma Center. This position will work primarily with patients on the trauma service and consulted trauma patients. They may have OR responsibilities and consult Level 3 traumas. The APP performs physical exams (primary, secondary and tertiary), collects and documents data, conducts diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, orders and schedules laboratory studies and professional consultations, prescribes appropriate interventions and medications, coordinates the care and discharge of patients, and provides direct patient care services. The Trauma APP contributes to excellence in patient care, research, teaching, and provides leadership to the organization. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: NP: Work requires completion of accredited graduate level Nurse Practitioner program. PA: Completion of an accredited Physician Assistant program. A Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree strongly preferred. NP: Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of North Carolina and approval to practice as an NP. PA: Licensure as a Physician Assistant in the state of North Carolina. NP: National certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner. PA: National Commission on Certification of PAs (NCCPA) certification is required. NP: Master’s degree required, with a preference for a minimum of 2 years experience in the clinical care of trauma or general surgery. Strongly prefer candidate with at least one year of experience as a NP. PA: Two years as a Physician Assistant in in the clinical care of trauma or general surgery. Strongly prefer candidate with at least one year of experience as a PA. BLS Required. ACLS recommended but not required. ATLS Required