Passion. It’s what drives everyone at Lehigh Valley Health Network to create one of America ’s best hospitals and one of the nation’s top places to work. It’s been the heart of our story for more than 100 years. Our employees have a passion to continually go the extra mile to create a healthier community.
Lehigh Valley Health Network is consistently recognized among America 's best health networks and has been recognized three times as a Magnet hospital for national nursing excellence. Our people make Lehigh Valley Health Network a great place to work. Join us in applying for our Advanced Practice Clinician - CRNP or PA - Internal Medicine position. Job Description: Primarily evaluates and treats patients.
Is responsible for maintaining proper licensure and abilities to provide optimum care. Will report to assigned Physician and/or Medical Director for supervison. Collaborates with Physicians in accordance to the appropriate supervisor/collaborative agreement. Minimum Requirements: Master's degree in Nursing with concentration in specialty as nurse practitioner.
RN licensure in PA, CRNP in PA, confirmation of Board Certification as a nurse practitioner by a recognized national certifying body that has established standards for nurse practitioners. OR Graduate of an A.M.A accredited Physician Assistant Program. Licensure as a Physician Assistant by the PA Medical Board; current certification through the National Commission of Certified Physician Assistants (N.C.C.P.A) Must have ability to sit, stand and/or walk during entire work shift. Frequently or consistently exert a force up to 20 pounds, occasionally 50 pounds, to move objects.
Must be able to balance, crouch, lift, pull, push, reach and stoop. Exchange information in an easily understood manner with verbal English. Manual dexterity: Must be able to remove foreign bodies and perform minor surgical repair. Hearing ability adequate to communicate with normal conversation.
Perform appropriate auscultation during routine health care. Vision adequate to read medical devices. Influenza vaccination will be required for all personnel working within LVHN, who have patient contact, unless medically contraindicated or due to a bonafide religious belief or practice. Preferred Qualifications: Experience in the Emergency Department is preferred Licensure and Certifications: Licensure as a Physician Assistant or Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner in the state of Pennsylvania.
ACLS. Advanced practice privileges approved by medical staff. LVHN is committed to the belief that each individual is entitled to equal employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status designated by federal, state, or local law. Consistent with our mission to improve the health of our community, and in response to increasing evidence of health and safety risks associated with tobacco use and exposure to second-hand smoke, smoking and all tobacco use is prohibited in all hospitals buildings owned, leased or rented by LVHN.
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