Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Nurse Practitioner.
In this role, the successful candidate Provision, coordination, and assurance of comprehensive nursing care using nursing process and pertinent standards of care, the diagnosis of illness and physical conditions, and performance of therapeutic, corrective, and prescriptive measures of the designated inpatient or outpatient patient population within a collaborative practice agreement established with a specific physician on the staff of NYU Hospitals Center
Will provide comprehensive patient care using nurse practitioner guidelines and pertinent standards of care within a collaborative practice agreement established with physicians in the World Trade Center Health Program (WTC).
Quality Assurance and Compliance
Review patient and staff data to measure the effectiveness of patient care
Ensure all nurse practitioner clinical care are compliant with WTC Standard Operations Manual
Participates in the WTC Quality Assurance and Surveillance Program Committee
Assist in identification of risk factors and providing strategic problem-solving work plans
Assist in preparation of Quality Assurance Reports in compliance with WTC guidelines
Assist in preparation of documentations for necessary program audits
Assures compliance with standards and regulations promulgated by all applicable agencies
Collects, analyzes, and presents data to evaluate productivity and potential practice changes
Assists in DUR and other quality assurance reviews
Clinical & Case Management
Conducting Spirometry and Pulmonary Function Testing
Administering Interviewer-Administered Medical Questionnaires to WTC Monitoring Patients
Obtaining vital signs, blood pressure readings, etc.
Obtaining patient medical history
Assist in writing examination summary letters
Patient Care follow-up
Provide support and liaison for patients
Coordination of Cancer and Non-Cancer Case Management
Coordination of Pre-Authorizations and Referrals
Liaison with providers to enhance patient care
Assist in preparation and completion of WTC Certifications
Participate in case management calls and meetings
Resolving patient complaints
Referral of patients for and tracking of Cancer Screenings
Review of Results and Generating Results Letters
Prescribing Medications as Directed and Authorized by WTC physicians and WTC codebooks
Works collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team including the attending physicians to develop
and implement the therapeutic plan of care
Review of peer-reviewed literature for latest developments of disease trends in WTC population
Assist in grant writing of new research proposals
Assist in analysis of research data
Maintains awareness of research protocols applicable to unit, assures staff awareness and knowledge of such protocols, protects rights of patients, and participates in assessment/evaluation of outcomes as indicated
Applies research findings that support development of evidenced-based practice
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a Licensure: Current registration as Professional Nurse in New York and Registration as Nurse Practitioner in New York;Education: Master's Degree in Nursing;Experience with the WTC Patient Population; Demonstrates ability to develop, guide, motivate, nurture, and coach others; Evidence of excellent interpersonal skills, effective communication skills, and creative problem solving; Establishes a written Collaborative Practice Agreement with an NYUHC attending physician;Credentialed through the Credentialing Committee of the Medical Board with Delineation of Privilege approved with role specific treatment privileges;Certification required (as soon as feasible following graduation from NP graduate program) by ANCC or Board Certification from other specialty organization that certifies Nurse Practitioners in a clinical area of practice.ACLS, PALS, NRP Provider;(Neonatal Resuscitation Program), NALS per delineation of privileges; PRI Certification/Screening is optional;Competence: Clinical nursing practice in the care of the patient population served; ability to apply nursing process toward achievement of specific outcomes in an organized fashion, which addresses patient/family safety and satisfaction. Previous experience as a nurse practitioner is preferred. Evidence of excellent interpersonal skills, effective communication skills, creative problem solving and excellent critical thinking and leadership; Previously demonstrated ability to facilitate group processes and work cohesively and collaboratively as member of the interdisciplinary team; Effective change agent. .
Preferred Qualifications: Membership in pertinent professional organizations preferred
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
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