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Nurse Practitioner - Bariatric Program - FT Days

Company: Nurse Career Board
Location: Las Vegas
Posted on: May 17, 2019

Job Description:

Description SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Now celebrating more than 55 yearsin the community, Sunrise Hospital &Medical Center provides the most comprehensive, quality healthcare inSouthern Nevada. As Las Vegas' largest acute care facility, Sunrise provides sophisticatedinpatient and outpatient services to the community. SunriseHospital & Medical Center has been recognized with the following awardsand accreditations:

  • Consumer Choice Award recipient for 15 consecutive years
  • Joint Commission Accredited
  • American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award
  • CARF Accredited Rehabilitation Unit
  • Nursing Professionals Top 100 Hospitals to Work For Join us as we achieve our MissionStatement: Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center and SunriseChildren's Hospital are dedicated to providing an unparalleled level ofmeasurable quality in the delivery of cost-effective, integrated healthcareservices that are responsive to the needs of our patients, physicians,employees, and community. POSITION SUMMARY:
    Incumbent will beaccountable for the regulatory compliance and outcomes of the care and serviceprovided. The Director plays an integral role in producing, nurturing andsustaining a professional practice environment that affords and enhancespatient care effectiveness and efficiency through leadership tomultidisciplinary teams. They would build effective physician relationships anda shared vision dedicated to the future of the Digestive Health Institute andBariatric Programs. Incollaboration with the multidisciplinary healthcare team, the NursePractitioner for Digestive Health and Bariatrics functions with the goal ofincreasing quality of care for seriously ill, hospitalized patients and theirfamilies. This is accomplished throughexpert nursing practice in the areasof care-giving (clinician), education, consultation and research as defined bythe NCSBN. The Nurse Practitioner forDigestive Health and Bariatrics will perform direct patient care within thescope of the Registered Nurse Practice Act, with an emphasis on utilization ofthe nursing process and of improving outcomes for a variety of Digestive Healthpatients. The Nurse Practitioner for Digestive Health and Bariatrics willassist with the development and maintenance of educational information/programsfor hospital employees (i.e. nursing, social workers, therapists, etc.), topromote an optimal level of knowledge and performance of skills for personnel,in order to enhance the Digestive Health and Bariatric Programs and improve thequality of patient care. The Nurse Practitioner for Digestive Health andBariatrics will function as a consultant and mentor in the delivery andevaluation of digestive health care services to hospitalized patients. The Nurse Practitioner will partner with the DigestiveHealth and Bariatric Medical Directors to review and coordinate, within theparameters of a collaborative agreement, patient care activities including butnot limited to Digestive Health and Bariatric Health, the review of patientsfor appropriate level of care, pain management assistance to hospital medicineand oncology service lines and consultation with patients when chronic pain isimpacting quality of life for inpatients. The Nurse Practitioner willcollaborate and support the Bariatric Accreditation by providing appropriatedocumentation for clinical reviewing, reporting adverse events, coordinatingmandatory meetings and other supportive resources to ensure Accreditationcompliance. The Nurse Practitioner will ensure appropriateinvolvement with the hospital bioethics program and be a liaison for DigestiveHealth Institute and Bariatric Physicians. Perform other duties as requested.
    Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

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