UCHealth is a special place and it requires a special type of person to work here. We are committed to attracting exceptional people who possess a rare combination of talent, drive, and intellectual curiosity. They are the people who naturally gravitate toward our culture, our geography, and our passion for discovery -- ambitious people for whom UCHealth isn't just a career, but an elevated state of mind.
Nurse Practitioner Primary Care
Provides primary care services for certain acute or chronic health conditions in specific populations in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the policies, values, and mission of the organization.
Knowledge of clinic office, human resource and patient care management concepts. Knowledge of state and federal regulations.
Strong interpersonal and written communication skills.
Critical thinking skills when utilizing the nursing process based on research and evidence-based outcomes, and Standards of Practice.
Expertise in clinical skills related to the patient population being served.
Competency in decision-making for emergent situations.
Competency in the management of critical patient situations.
Master's of Science degree required.
Unrestricted Nurse Practitioner license by the State Board of Nursing in the state of practice or compact
privileges under the multi-state Nurse Licensure Compact agreement.
Unrestricted medical staff membership, with appropriate practice privileges. Allied Health credentialing through Medical Staff Services office required.
Prescriptive authority as appropriate, per medical staff service privileging process.
Relevant life support certification as defined by unit certification list.
If position requires BLS Per Unit Certification List BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date.BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire.All life support certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)
With award-winning hospitals and facilities serving the entire Front Range, University of Colorado Health is the state's largest and most innovative health system. By integrating the strengths of academic medicine with the finest community health care, we're able to push the boundaries of medicine and offer our employees endless career opportunities. Here, there are no limits, except those you place on yourself. Everyone is united by their passion for discovery and their commitment to improving patients' lives.
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The University of Colorado Health (UCHealth) system recognizes and appreciates the rich array of talents and perspectives that equal employment and diversity can offer our institution.As an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, UCHealth is committed to making all employment decisions based on valid requirements.No applicant shall be discriminated against in any terms, conditions or privileges of employment or otherwise be discriminated against because of the individual's race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or veteran status.UCHealth does not discriminate against any "qualified applicant with a disability" as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make reasonable accommodations, when they do not impose an undue hardship on the organization.
With award-winning hospitals and facilities serving the entire Front Range, University of Colorado Health is the state’s largest and most innovative health system. By integrating the strengths of academic medicine with the finest community health care, we’re able to push the boundaries of medicine and offer our employees endless career opportunities. Here, there are no limits, except those you pla...ce on yourself. Everyone is united by their passion for discovery and their commitment to improving patients’ lives.