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Title:  Instructor - Nurse Practitioner

Division:  Medicine
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Work Location:  Baylor Clinic, Houston, TX
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Requisition ID:  2189
Job Purpose

Provides advanced nursing care to patients in the inpatient and outpatient setting in Cardiology under the direction of a physician.

Job Duties

 

•             Obtain detailed history and perform physical examinations.

•             Perform, order, and interpret diagnostic procedures in accordance with relevant health concerns of the patient.

•             Prescribes appropriate pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments.

•             Maintain records and write orders and progress notes in patient charts as to status, treatments, and procedures.

•             Monitors and ensures accuracy of recording on patient medical records.

•             Provide follow-up health maintenance care to patients in accordance with protocols established with the supervising physician.

•             Communicate with physicians, patients, and the family members of patients concerning patient care.

•             Collaborates with providers, and practice staff in identifying appropriate patients for care management.

•             Participates in both inpatient and outpatient care to grow the interventional volumes, improve quality and reduce readmissions.

•             Perform other job related duties as assigned.

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.
Preferred Qualifications

Experience: Cardiology

 

 

 

 

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

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