Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Care

Location: Georgia-Albany
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Job ID: 22636303
Category: Nurse Practitioner Jobs - Hospice
Company: Phoebe Putney Health System
Contact: Sarah Strong    Call: 229-921-0171
Practice Type:   Hospital
Job Updated: 12/15/20

Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Care - 22636303

  Requisition View

  • Responsible for patient care management, counseling, education of patients and families in collaboration with facility MD's.
  • Adheres to the hospital and departmental attendance and punctuality guidelines
  • Performs all job responsibilities in alignment with the core values, mission and vision of the organization
  • Performs other duties as required and completes all job functions as per departmental policies and procedures
  • Maintains current knowledge in present areas of responsibility ([link removed], self education, attends ongoing educational programs)
  • Attends staff meetings and completes mandatory in-services and requirements and competency evaluations on time.
  • Demonstrates competency at all levels in providing care to all patients based on age, sex, weight, and demonstrated needs. For non-clinical areas, has attended training and demonstrates usage of age- specific customer service skills.
  • Wears protective clothing and equipment as appropriate. 

Requisition View

  • Master's Degree in Nursing (Required)
  • 4+ years experience in supervision and independent decision making in major nursing areas (Preferred)
  • Required Certifications/Licensures: Nurse Practitioners Certification (NP-C), Basic Life Support (BLS), Department Specific Certifications may be required.