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Advanced Practice Practitioner - Spine Center (Hospital Based) (Job )

Company: CommonSpirit Health
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: May 12, 2024

Job Description:

Overview You have a purpose, unique talents and NOW is the time to embrace it, live it and put it to work. We value incredible people with incredible skills - but your commitment to a greater cause is something we value even more. This is the heartbeat of our organization and your time will be spent in a supportive, team environment with resources to help you flourish and leaders who care about your success. As a physician-facing organization, we are passionate about high-value, top quality care made accessible in every community we serve.

Join our team as an Advanced Practice Practitioner. In this role you will:

  • Assume responsibility and accountability for rapid assessment, nursing diagnosis and works with MD partners to assure safe patient diagnostic testing and optimal plan of care.
  • Perform advanced practice procedures.
  • Utilize the nursing process to promote/restore optimal health and well-being of the patient.
  • Assume personal accountability for organizational mission and core values. Advanced Practice Practitioner
    Spine Center of Excellence Hospital Based This position is Monday through Friday with No Call Required!
    • Maintains repour with surgeons
    • Weekly check ins with each Orthopedic Group/surgeon
    • Primary contact for any Orthopedic-related question within the hospital
    • Present at Grand Rounds each day to answer any OSL questions/patient questions which may arise.
    • Runs the Orthopedic Service Line phone
    • Created all pre/post-op education for Total Hip/Knee/Shoulder patients, both: online videos, in-person classes
    • Participates in monthly specialty calls, including, Trauma Committee, Infection Prevention, Department of Surgery
    • Responsible for Orthopedic Education to the 4N Med/Surg nurses
    • Currently providing a monthly education video on different topics they have requested to learn more about
    • On-site presence and teaching
    • Tracking surgery times, readmission rates, cost, productivity Qualifications In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified Advanced Practice Practitioners will need the following:
      • 1 year of experience in a clinical or advance practice setting, preferred
      • Nursing skills and knowledge base specific to specialty
      • Master's Degree in Nursing as Nurse Practitioner, from a nationally accredited postgraduate certificate program required. Must be a graduate from an Accredited School of Nursing.
      • Graduate from an Accredited School Of Nursing required
      • Registered Nurse Practitioner Licensure for; and listed on the state Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) Registry required. Board certified as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, in applicable population foci and/or sub-specialty.
      • RN License required
      • BLS from the American Heart Association may be required depending on practice setting
      • ACLS from the American Heart Association may be required depending on practice setting
      • Have Prescriptive Authority (RXN) or have Provisional Prescriptive Authority (RXN-P), if applicable for role with associated articulated plan. Physical Requirements - Medium Work - (Exert up to 50lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20lbs frequently, and/or up to 10lbs constantly)

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