Nurse Practitioner in Wound/Ostomy

  • Enloe Medical Center
  • Chico, CA, USA
  • May 31, 2022
Full time Nurse-Certified Practitioner

Job Description

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. 

EDUCATION / TRAINING / EXPERIENCE:

Minimum:

  • Graduate of a Nurse Practitioner program

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:

  • 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

Desired:

  • Certified Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse or Certified Wound Ostomy Nurse
  • Wound Treatment Associate

SKILLS / KNOWLEDGE / ABILITIES:

                Must have the confidence and experience to work independently with diverse patient populations and experience in accessing specialty referrals and community resources.  Must have the ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally.  Must have the ability to lead, motivate, delegate, analyze information and problem solve. Behavior should be reflective of Enloe Medical Center core values.

Education Level

Nurse Practitioner

Experience (years)

1