St. Anthony North Health Campus, a $177 million, 350,000-foot facility, provides a whole new way of delivering care. Built on the pillars of convenience, wellness and person-centered care, the St. Anthony North Health Campus offers inpatient and outpatient care at one site, with an emphasis on preventive health, wellness and health education.
A centerpiece of Centura Health's "health neighborhood approach," the St. Anthony North Health Campus will offer a variety of health services that deliver optimal health care value to the communities of Westminster, Erie, Brighton, Broomfield, Northglenn and Thornton.
Comprehensive Care, Close to Home
With comprehensive primary and specialty care, diagnostics, labs and emergency care, the St. Anthony North Health Campus makes it easy for north Denver residents to get all their health care needs met close to home.
Job Description/Job Posting ID: 117569
Clinic/Department: 1235 CHPG WM FAMILY MED
Hospital: ST ANTHONY NORTH HEALTH CAMPUS
Centura Health is starting a 'Same Day Acute Care Clinic' at St. Anthony North Health Campus to service the north tier primary care market. The clinic will be held in the St. Anthony North Family Medicine clinic space - 1st floor of the Orchard Neighborhood Health Center in Westminster, Colorado.
We have an outstanding opportunity for a PRN Nurse practitioner with 2+ years of experience to join our team. Clinic hours are as follows:
Monday – Friday: 5pm - 9pm
Saturday: 1pm – 5pm
Sunday: 10am – 6pm
This clinic will just be for same day/acute care needs like colds, flu, etc. It will NOT be a full spectrum primary care clinic where providers have patient panels—similar to an urgent care.
The Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) is a professional nurse who is licensed to practice pursuant to the Nurse Practice Act of the Colorado Board of Nursing (BON). An APRN must have specialized education or training at the graduate level from an accredited academic institution and shall obtain national certification from a nationally recognized accrediting agency. An APRN must designate a specific role and population focus. An APRN must be included on the advanced practice registry for the State of Colorado. APRN Roles recognized by the Colorado BON are nurse practitioner (NP), certified nurse anesthetist (CRNA), certified nurse midwife (CNM), and clinical nurse specialist (CNS). A nurse seeking recognition as an APRN must be academically prepared for the expanded scope of practice described as Advanced Practice Nursing.
The APRN Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) influences patient outcomes and promotes evidence-based nursing care by applying specialty knowledge and expert clinical practice across the client, nurse, and system spheres of influence. The APRN CNS role models clinical expertise in a specialty area and leads system wide changes which continuously improve outcomes at the client, nursing practice, and organizational level. The APRN CNS empowers nursing through creating and supporting environments which embrace continuous quality improvement and are hallmarked by collaboration, ethical-decision making, caring, alleviation of suffering, and implementation of evidence-based practices.
Masters degree from a nationally accredited graduate degree program or a nationally accredited postgraduate certificate program (as of January 01, 2012/ or reference APRN Guidelines).
work experience requirements
Two years clinical nursing experience in designated specialty area preferred
Current Colorado Registered Nurse License; Board certified as an APN in a population foci and listed on the Colorado Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) registry
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) from the American Heart Association
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) for telemetry and critical care departments
Position duties (essential functions, INCLUDE % OF TIME)
Please categorize and put estimated % of time spent – must total 100%
Patient and family centered care: The APRN/CNS interacts at the level of patients, families, and groups of patients, nurses and organizational systems to promote health or well-being and improve quality of life
Conducts a comprehensive, holistic assessment, Synthesizes assessment data, identifies potential risks, and formulates or revises diagnoses
Implements or prescribes nursing therapeutics, pharmacologic or other interventions to select patients
Provides leadership for Evidence Based Practice and collaborative or development of standards of care, programs of care, policies, procedures and protocols
Evaluates nursing practice against evidence based practice standards and modifies interventions to achieve optimal outcomes
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
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