Description SHIFT: No Weekends SCHEDULE: Full-time HCA is seeking an Urology Nurse Practitioner to serve the Urology Surgical Program, serving multiple HCA Richmond hospital campuses. *No call. SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS* *1 Consults/Evaluates Emergency Department patients at HCA facilities to assess further diagnostic treatment and referral status. *2 Provides post-operative medical care to patients under the scope of the defined APN role, as supported by licensure under the direction of physician guidelines and within own competency, writing/entering orders, entering consults, and ordering prescriptions. *3. Facilitates post-operative processes for individual patients on the day of surgery. *4. Plans discharge and follow-up care in collaboration with the surgeon, and other care providers, as indicated. 5. Obtains Medicare ID and remains current in the Medicare PECOS system, as well as any other requirements for privileges through the hospital credentialing processes. 6. Responsible for own professional growth and development. 7. Manages input of patient data. 8. Oversees surgical documentation for accuracy regarding resources, supplies, and implants to facilitate billing process. 9. Supports leadership team with time keeping functions. * THOSE SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS WITH AN (*) ARE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS CONSIDERED NECESSARY TO ACCOMPLISH THIS JOB. Qualifications EXPERIENCE Required - Patient care experience including medical history and physical assessment. EDUCATION Required: Graduation from an accredited Nurse Practitioner program, Masters Degree. Preferred: Certification TRAITS OF A HCA EMPLOYEE Sense of Humor Compassion Dedication Positive Attitude Self-motivated Reliable Critical Thinker Energetic We offer a generous compensation package including: Vacation, 401k, Education Assistance (up to $5,250 per year in Tuition Reimbursement), Employee Stock Purchase Plan. Dental, vision, life and disability insurance, wellness resources and flexible spending accounts, along with other voluntary benefit options and programs. We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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