Posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 3:26 PM
In collaboration with the physicians, assumes clinical responsibility for tasks performed within Nurse Practitioner's score of practice. Including: taking patient's history, performing physical examinations, ordering appropriate diagnostic tests, establishing diagnosis and provide care and management for total joint replacement patients and vascular surgery patients. The NP may assist in the admission, transfer or discharge from Health Care System. Makes appropriate referrals to specialists and community agencies.Participates in quality assurance and quality improvement program. Works within multidisciplinary team to develop plan for the patient and their family. Qualifications:5 years' experience in clinical care of orthopedics and surgery patients. Master's in Nursing from an accredited program for Nurse Practitioners.Current California Nurse Practitioner certification and credentials. About Sequoia Hospital Hello HumankindnessDignity Health Sequoia Hospital is an accredited, not-for-profit community hospital providing innovative and exceptional health care for generations of Bay Area residents. Sequoia's Heart and Vascular Institute is a nationally known pioneer in advanced cardiac care, affiliated with the Cleveland Clinic Heart and Vascular Institute. Sequoia has received national recognition from Healthgrades for superior patient safety and was named as one of America's top 100 hospitals for cardiac care. Our Total Joint Replacement program is a designated Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement. Our Birth Center is consistently ranked as a favorite among Peninsula families. We are also known for our comprehensive emergency care and leading-edge tomosynthesis 3-D mammogram technology. Our Pavilion combines the most advanced medical and surgical services with a unique healing environment, including private, spacious rooms and inviting garden areas. Learn more about us, our awards, and some of our services: Heart SurgeryMaternityOrthopedicsdignityhealth.org/sequoiaEqual OpportunityDignity Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please click here.
• Location: Redwood City, San Mateo
• Post ID: 81351372 sanmateo