Keck Medicine of USC
Keck Medicine of USC is one of only two university-based medical systems in the Los Angeles area. Its internationally renowned physicians and scientists provide world-class patient care at Keck Hospital of USC, USC Norris Cancer Hospital, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital and more than 80 outpatient clinics in Los Angeles, Orange, Kern, Tulare and Ventura counties.
Keck Medical Center was ranked No. 16 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 Best Hospital Honor Roll and among the top 3 hospitals in Los Angeles and top 5 in California. The hospital also ranked in the top 4 in urology (tie); top 10 in geriatrics; top 15 in ophthalmology, cardiology & heart surgery, gastroenterology & GI surgery and nephrology; top 20 in neurology & neurosurgery; top 25 in cancer; and top 35 in pulmonology & lung surgery.
RN Nurse Practitioner - Internal Medicine - Full Time 8 Hour Days (Exempt) (Union)Apply Keck Hospital Hospital Los Angeles, California
Under general supervision and in accordance with standardized procedures for nurse practitioners, the incumbent performs physical examinations, obtains history of medical illness, treats common episodic and chronic health care problems, monitors patient progress, counsels patients and families. Is the resource and lead for RNs, LVNs, and support staff. Identifies and records pertinent progress of patients, updating and summarizing charts, changing orders when appropriate and notifying the responsible physician of changes in the patient’s condition. Performs diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive and health maintenance services for GI service under the direction and supervision of a physician. Works in collaboration with other health care team members, consulting and referring as appropriate, but retains responsibility for ongoing clinical management of the patient
Minimum Education: • Master’s degree required. Minimum Experience/Knowledge: • Five years gastrointestinal clinical nursing experience preferred. • Experience in both inpatient and outpatient areas preferred. • Experience with high volume, high-risk patients undergoing GI treatments/procedures preferred. Required License/Certification: • Valid California Registered Nursing license. • Valid California Nurse Practitioner license. • Valid California NP Furnishing license. • Valid DEA license strongly preferred. • BLS for Healthcare Provider from American Heart Association. • ACLS for Healthcare Provider from American Heart Association. • Fire and Safety Certification. If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date.
REQ20093382 Posted Date: 10/11/2020 Apply