Title:  Obstetrics & Gynecology (Instructor - Nurse Practitioner)

Division:  Obstetrics and Gynecology
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  11868

Summary

 

Location: Harris Health Systems

 

JOB SUMMARY

  • Provides total nursing care to patients under the direction of a physician.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES

  • Assist in scheduling patients for surgery (and rescheduling surgery) for the gynecology service at Ben Taub Hospital (benign gynecology and GYN oncology)
  • Work with our electronic OR scheduling (EPIC) and our surgery scheduler to get surgeries scheduled
  • Work with the business office to obtain financial clearance for patients
  • Follow up on patient's preoperative appointments with anesthesia and medicine clinic to ensure that patient is cleared for surgery
  • Keep a waitlist of patients who need surgery that we could potentially notify of cancellations
  • Help with discharge teaching and appropriate discharge/postoperative appointments
  • See gynecology and/or obstetrical patients in the clinic
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Education: Required: Master's degree in Nursing or related field.
  • Experience: Required: Two years of experience as a nurse practitioner.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration: Required: Current licensing as a Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner by the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas.

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.

 

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

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