Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner - (110117)

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Nursing



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Location
CHESTER, PA 19013 US (Primary)

Career Area
Allied Health

Category
Behavioral Health - Support Staff

Job Description

One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing form a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Keystone Center is seeking a full-time Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner. Keystone Center is located in Delaware County, PA. Keystone Center offers substance use disorder and dual diagnosis treatment for adults. We are located five miles south of the Philadelphia Airport, making our facility an easy location to travel to and from.

The Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner is certified by the State Board of Nursing to provide medical services under the direction of the supervising physician. The CRNP provides patient medical screenings to determine medical attention, reviews patient medical records to determine health status, obtains patient medical history, ad performs history and physical examinations.

This opportunity provides the following:

Challenging and rewarding work environment

Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries

Competitive Compensation

Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan

401k plan with company match

Generous Paid Time Off

Job Requirements

Job Specifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to demonstrate competency in the criteria listed in this job description as well as the criteria established by the medical staff. The specifications listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability to meet the minimum requirements for this positions. The CRNP must be available wo work in all treatment settings, treat dually diagnosed patients and provide care for the population congruent to their certification.

EducationandExperience:

  • Certified Nurse Practitioner in the State of Pennsylvania with 2 years relevant clinical experience in a medical setting. Previous experience with behavioral health patients highly preferred
  • Two years clinical experience preferably working with behavioral health patients
  • Certified as a NP by the American Nurse's Credentialing Center


Knowledge:

Must possess relevant clinical knowledge of the medical and psychiatric needs of dual diagnosis patients.

Supervision Received: Supervising Physician

Supervision Exercised: None

Environmental Conditions:

Exposure to dually diagnosed patients who potentially may exhibit violent or aggressive behavior. Potential for exposure to communicable diseases, blood/bodily fluids.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to communicate verbally and in writing. Physical agility to manage patients. Push, pull and lift up to 40 pounds. Intermittent walking, bending and stooping. Drug and alcohol free as evidenced by negative results of post-offer, pre-employment urine drug screen.






Associated topics: aprn, bsn, certified nursing, clinic, gerontological nurse practitioner, ob, practitioner, prn, specialist, splst

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