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Penn State Health Nurse Practitioner - PSHMG Post Acute Care in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Medical Group

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Varied

Hours: Varied

Recruiter: Please contact Esther Zechman at ezechman@pennstatehealth.psu.edu for additional information

JOB SUMMARY:

Penn State Health has an opening for a Nurse Practitioner for Post Acute Care. As part of a multidisciplinary team, patient care will be provided at Long-term care facilities and Rehab Facilities, in conjunction with a Physician Board certified in both Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. This position will include Internal Medicine consultation services for patients in Long Term Care and Rehab Facilities. The NP functions as a member of a multidisciplinary health care team and provides a wide range of patient services to a specific patient population across the continuum of health care. By utilizing the nursing process, scientific reasoning and critical problem solving, NPs practice within the scope of responsibilities and prescriptive authority defined by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing and the Medical Staff Executive at the Penn State Hershey Medical Center.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Master's Degree in Nursing with clinical specialization with a minimum of two years full-time work experience as a RN

Minimum of 1 year experience as a NP, which may include a clinical student practicum

Current active licensure in the state of Pennsylvania

Demonstrated effective skills in consultation

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Previous Internal Medicine Experience. Inpatient and/or LTAC-Rehab clinical experience. Experience working with the Geriatric population

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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