APRN-Nurse Pract-Presc Authori - FT Days
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Birmingham, AL 35298
We Are Hiring
APRN-Nurse Pract-Presc Authori – HOSPITALIST – Full-Time,Day – St Vincent’s Birmingham – Birmingham, AL
Monday – Friday 7:30am to 4:00pm, with some weekend call rotations.
Why Join Ascension?
In Alabama, St. Vincent’s Health System operates five hospitals (St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s Chilton, St. Vincent’s East, and St. Vincent’s St. Clair) in addition to several other healthcare facilities. St. Vincent’s Health System employs more than 4,800 associates and has been serving Birmingham for more than 118 years.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with St. Vincent’s Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to in collaboration with a physician, provide for the expansion of individualized primary healthcare services by diagnosing and treating certain acute or chronic health conditions.
+ Obtains patient history and performs assessment via observation, interview and examination. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic studies. Performs preventative health assessments, screening, immunizations and patient care.
+ Provides direct treatment and management of health conditions via prescriptive authority or referral to other healthcare providers or community resources.
+ Counsels and educates patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventative health, treatment options and community resources.
+ Documents delivery of health care and nursing processes in accordance with specific specialty area standards and network nursing policy.
What You Will Need
+ Required Credential(s):
+ BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
+ Certified Advanced Practice Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
+ Preferred Credential(s):
+ Drug Enforcement Admin credentialed from the Drug Enforcement Administration.
+ Master’s degree of Nursing required
+ None required.
Equal Employment Opportunity
As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent’s and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent’s and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
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