Wound Ostomy Nurse Practitioner Opportunity Located in Beautiful Northern California

  • Enloe Medical Center
  • Chico, CA, USA
  • Sep 09, 2021
Full time Nurse-Certified Practitioner

Job Description

**$5,000.00 Sign on Bonus
**Relocation Assistance Available

Enloe Medical Center is a 298-bed, level II trauma center located in the vibrant Northern Californian city of Chico. Serving more than 400,000 residents in a six-county region in Northern California, we provide quality, compassionate, cost-effective care to our patients. Enloe Medical Center is the largest medical center in the region, and is the only acute care facility in a city with a metropolitan population of over 100,000 people.

 

Qualifications:

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Nurse Practitioner (NP), under the direction of the Medical Director/Supervising Physician and/or the Nurse Manager, is a Registered Nurse who possesses additional clinical and didactic education to function at an advanced level of nursing practice. They will be clinically competent in physical diagnosis, psychosocial assessment and management of health-illness needs to provide direct patient care and education to patients, families, students, and nursing staff.  The NP consistently demonstrates the core values of Enloe Medical Center and serves as a role model to other employees. 

The Physician Assistant (PA), under the direction of the Medical Director/Supervising Physician and Nurse Manager provides and coordinates direct patient care. The PA provides diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventative healthcare service, as delegated by a physician. The PA will report to the Nurse Manager for all employee/employer issues regarding departmental and organizational operations. The PA consistently demonstrates the core values of Enloe Medical Center and serves as a role model to other employees. 

 


EDUCATION / TRAINING / EXPERIENCE:

Minimum:

Graduate of a Nurse Practitioner program OR graduate of a PA educational program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission (ARC) on Education for Physician Assistants (or its predecessor agency) OR current certification with the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)

Desired:

Acute hospital experience within the past two years
One-year outpatient clinic experience with wound, ostomy & pre/or post-op surgical patients
Bilingual in Spanish

 

LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS:

Minimum for NP:
Current licensure with the California Board of Registered Nursing
Current licensure as a Nurse Practitioner with the California Board of Registered Nursing
Current licensure as a Nurse Practitioner Furnisher with the California Board of Registered Nursing
Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) number or proof of application
Current AHA-HCP CPR recognition
Current ACLS recognition (within 3 months of hire)
Credentialed through the Enloe Medical Staff and Finance offices
Meets Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) criteria to bill Medicare

 

About Chico:

Chico is an extremely easy place to live. It has a pleasant, small town atmosphere with no long commutes.  At the same time, the influence of California State University at Chico ensures a sophisticated and varied choice of cultural and entertainment activities. Chico has excellent public, charter, and private schools and abundant opportunities for outdoor activities. Our accommodating Mediterranean climate offers almost 300 days of sunshine a year.  We’re home to one of the largest municipal parks in the nation at over 3,600 acres. It has miles of engaging trails to hike, bike, or ride horses. Chico’s downtown encompasses local restaurants, boutiques, retail shops and a Park Plaza. Free concerts and movies in the park take place during the summer months. Performing arts, coffee shops, book stores, taverns, city offices and Chamber of Commerce embraces our thriving downtown. Chico’s Farmers Market attracts locals on Saturday mornings and Thursday evenings. Chico is easily accessible to popular destinations, Lake Tahoe, Mt. Shasta, Napa Valley, San Francisco, Reno and the California Coast.

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 To apply, go to www.enloe.org/careers

Education Level

Nurse Practitioner

Experience (years)

1