Nurse Practitioner Job Opening
Marion General Hospital• Marion, Indiana
Primary Job Function
Under the supervision and direction of the collaborating physician, the nurse practitioner provides high quality, efficient and cost effective patient care in accordance with the State of Indiana Rules and Regulations as defined in the Nurse Practitioner Scope of Practice Act.
Functions as an extension of the physician in diagnosing and treating patient conditions by performing tasks or combination of tasks traditionally performed by the physician. Uses protocols and clinical judgment to carry out duties. The Nurse Practitioner is expected to project a positive image and service excellence of the organization to the patient.
Graduate of accredited School of Nursing. Current Registered Nurse Indiana license. Possess a Master’s degree in nursing or a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) doctoral degree and is certified as a nurse practitioner by a recognized national certifying body that has established standards for nurse practitioners. Meets all requirements to bill Medicare as stated in 42 CFR §410.75(b) of the Code of Federal Regulations.
Minimum of two years nursing experience in a hospital or practice setting. A professional level of knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and other managed care regulations.
Ability to be discrete and protect the integrity of confidential information. Respect for patient rights, property and privacy.
Interpersonal skills in order to relate to patients and employees with all personality types, negotiate effective working relationships, and develop positive resolutions to conflict
Typical office environment. Requires ability to work extended hours if necessary depending upon the needs of the department.
Physical and Mental Activities, Tools and Equipment:
Use of personal computer and other standard office equipment (e.g. telephone, fax, copier).
Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer: Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability
Marion General Hospital is a smoke-free environment.