Palliative Care Nurse Prac
Job Summary: The Nurse Practitioner is a Registered Nurse with additional preparation and skills in physical and skills and physical and psychosocial assessment, and in diagnosis and management of health-illness needs of all ages. The Nurse Practitioner is a primary care provider who assumes responsibility and accountability for the continuity of health care regardless of the presence or absence of disease.
Minimum Position Qualifications:
Successful completion of a nurse practitioner program
wo years experience in acute ambulatory care or currently enrolled in Master in Nursing with completion of Nurse Practitioner Certification, or Board Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Association
License / Certification:
Certification as a Nurse Practitioner issued by the California Board of Registered Nurses.
Preferred Position Qualifications:
Possession of a valid Nurse Practitioner Furnishing Number issued by the California Board of Registered Nurses, or eligible with completion of didactic preparation.
Dignity. Service. Excellence. Justice.
These timeless values form the heart and soul of St. Joseph Hospital. They are the prime reason that we attract and retain high-caliber employees who believe in the sanctity of their work in our faith-based setting.
As a result of this affinity, most of our employees have remained with us for at least five years. Over 40 percent of our new employees were either referred by friends or applied to work at St. Joseph based on our reputation. It is little wonder, then, that retention rate is significantly higher than the average for healthcare institutions in our community.
The most important result: employee engagement
We are proud of our dedicated employees practicing our core values. Because of them, the St. Joseph Health System was awarded the Gallup Organization's Great Workplace Award for three consecutive years. Only 12 organizations in the world received this distinguished accolade, which recognizes fully engaged workplaces.
When you take the latest in medical technology and place it in the hands of highly skilled clinicians, recognition is sure to follow. In July 2007, 2008 and 2009, St. Joseph Hospital was named one 'America's Best Hospitals' for Orthopedic Care by U. S. News and World Report. This highly esteem recognition is testimony to our unique blend medical science and compassionate, values-based care.
A haven that feels like home.
St. Joseph Hospital offers a unique environment in which healthcare givers who share a kindred spirit can do important work and grow both spiritually and professionally. Here, values-based employees view their jobs not simply as careers but also as callings.
Care to get acquainted? Then we warmly invite you to explore the many career opportunities offered by St. Joseph Hospital!
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