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Nurse Practitioner, Hospitalist, Observation Service Derby, CT

Company:
Olesky Associates
Location:
Derby, Connecticut, 06418, United States
Posted:
April 16, 2019

Description:

Hospitalist team is seeking a mid-level provider (NP or PA) to join the group, providing quality care in a hospital-based setting.

Provide direct care to hospitalized patients, including diagnosis and treatment. Conduct daily hospitalist rounds on all patients admitted to the service. Examine patients, obtain medical history, performs and interprets diagnostic tests and documents all services in medical record.

Coordinate with specialists, hospital departments and administration to ensure high quality and effective patient care.

Communicate, consult and collaborate with all providers, the interdisciplinary team and other healthcare personnel reviewing patients’ progress and ensuring timely discharge. Converse daily with families, referring physicians and specialists in the care and treatment of patients on the service. Create treatment plans and involve patients and family members in those plans.

Provide timely sign out of all patients admitted on the shift to medical staff as appropriate.

Supervise codes and rapid responses during shift as needed. Work with Emergency Department clinicians and staff to expedite transition of care and admissions. Comply with applicable quality and safety measures, including Core Measures from Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Choice of work schedule, work 12- hour shifts, 7am – 7pm, with 7 on/7 off rotation or choose the Swing shift, 4pm – 12am, M-F