Carilion Clinic has a full time Nurse Practitioner opportunity to support the Epilepsy monitoring unit as well as the Epileptologist. Primary duties will be to provide nurse education within the hospital on epilepsy. Will work collaboratively with local epilepsy organizations to facilitate a support group and will participate in local community events. In addition to inpatient responsibilities the NP will conduct half days of outpatient clinic and see patients in follow-up. In addition to doing surgical and neurology rounding every day the NP will do weekend call coverage for epilepsy surgery patients once a month. No night call coverage required. Opportunities for participation in research available.
Minimum Qualifications Required: Education: Graduate of an Accredited Nurse Practitioner program.
Licensure,certification, and/or registration: Current Virginia State Licensed Nurse Physician Assistant (NP) and DEA license required, or must be eligible to obtain. AHA BLS-HCP certification required. Advanced Life Support certification required.
Other Minimum Qualifications: Eligible for prescriptive authority in accordance with State regulations and as authorized by the Virginia Boards of Medicine. Capable of meeting credentialing or job function requirements as needed based on the requirements of the practice and of managed care payors and insurers. Qualifies for malpractice insurance and is accepted by Carilion Clinic's malpractice insurance carrier. Able to work collaboratively with physicians and other health care providers. Demonstrates good written and oral communication skills. Computer literacy required for automated computer systems, including electronic medical records.
Inspiring Better Health at Carilion Clinic
Every day at Carilion Clinic, our employees come together to inspire better health in our patients, their families and our communities. Explore how you can be a part of this diverse, innovative and interdisciplinary patient-centered team, and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of others.
As an employee, you can take advantage of our competitive pay, various scheduling options, continuing education opportunities and excellent benefits.
Service Excellence and Quality are hallmarks of Carilion Clinic. As a team member, you will be expected to consistently deliver the best in care and customer service. As an employee, you will demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with our patients, families, visitors and with each other.
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Carilion Clinic is a not-for-profit healthcare organization based in Roanoke, Va. Through our comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services, we work together to provide quality care close to home for nearly 1 million Virginians. With an enduring commitment to the health of our region, we also seek to advance care through medical education and research, help our community stay healthy, and inspire our region to grow stronger.