Title:  Instructor - Nurse Practitioner

Division:  Emergency Medicine
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Work Location:  Baylor Affiliated Hospital, Houston, TX
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Requisition ID:  526

Division: Emergency Medicine (80001043) 

Department: Emergency Medicine (90005526) 

Employment Duration: Full-time 

Summary

To provide coverage for patient care for Emergency Medicine at Ben Taub General Hospital.  This is a critical piece of the clinical service that will help maintain coverage within the Emergency Center.

Job Purpose

Provides advanced nursing care to patients in a clinical setting in an area of specialization under the direction of a physician.

Job Responsibilties

The physician assistant is expected to demonstrate competency in following areas:

 

  • Productivity needs to meet or exceed standards as set by the Section and/or Department.
  • Keep up with continuing medical education as per college and section requirements.
  • Renewing and meeting all required licenses and certification requirements.
  • Familiarize with EPIC- electronic medical records and document all patient encounters as needed.
  • Complete all documentation in a timely manner so that billing and other administrative tasks can happen smoothly to ensure a robust operational system.
  • Maintaining credentialing at all times to ensure practice is not disrupted.
Minimum Qualifications

Education: Required: Master’s degree in in Nursing.

Experience:  None required.

Certification:

  • Required: Current license as a Registered Nurse (RN) by the State of Texas Board of Nursing.
  • Required: Current Texas Licensure as an Advanced Practice Nurse (APRN-NP), and specialty certification as required by department.
  • Required: Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification.

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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