Nurse Practitioner needed for inpatient GI coverage in Baltimore (23208305)

Location: Maryland-Baltimore - Baltimore
Duration: Locum Tenens - Full Time
Job ID: 23208305
Company: Gastro Health
Contact: Nicole Zelman    Call: 561-523-0883
Practice Type:   Hospital
Job Salary:   $120,000 to $140,000
Job Posted: 11/24/21

Nurse Practitioner needed for inpatient GI coverage in Baltimore - 23208305

Job description

Gastro Health is the second largest multi-state gastroenterology group in the nation. We are over 300 physicians strong with over 100 locations throughout 6 states. We are always looking for individuals that share our mission to provide outstanding medical care and an exceptional healthcare experience. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to our eligible employees, which includes: Health, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off, Life insurance, 401k, Profit Sharing Plan, Short & Long-term disability, HSA, FSA and Corporate Holidays.

We are searching for a Maryland Licensed Nurse Practitioner to join our group of physicians and advanced practitioners in Baltimore. This full-time position will be 100% inpatient.

Responsibilities:

Clinical

  • Assesses patient and family needs, incorporating psychosocial, emotional and spiritual needs.
  • Contributes to/manages daily patient care rounds.
  • Performs appropriate history and physical examination
  • Performs, orders and interprets results of diagnostic and laboratory tests.
  • Interprets above findings in order to determine appropriate interventions.
  • Formulates a therapeutic multidisciplinary plan of care based on identified needs.
  • Incorporates age-specific interventions related to safety, nutrition and physical limitations.
  • Provides appropriate treatments and performs procedures in accordance with established policies.
  • Request appropriate consultations for assistance with patient management.
  • Documents care reflective of advanced practice in the medical record in accordance with established policies. Provides patient and family educations to meet identified learning needs.
  • Identifies and consults appropriate community resources to provide continuity of care at home (ie. home care and hospice agencies).
  • Provides education to staff members responsible for the provision of recommended activities and interventions.
  • Serves as a role model for staff members in the direct provision of care.
  • Prescribes appropriate medications and/or treatments in accordance with Medical Staff bylaws, state and federal regulations.
  • Evaluates the patient’s response to therapy and appropriately modifies the interventions, as needed.
  • Performs diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in accordance with established policies.
  • Completes mandatory safety training annually
  • Adheres to bodily fluid and blood precautions
  • Practices within the scope of the Written Agreement as approved by the Maryland Board of Nursing

Administrative

  • Maintains daily rounds list
  • Provides accurate and timely coding/billing documentation
  • Assists the supervising physician with maintaining the medical record
  • Participates in Performance Improvement activities
  • Ensures confidentiality in all transactions
  • Completes mandatory safety training annually

Education and Training:

  • Master’s degree in nursing specialty
  • Licensed as a professional nurse in Maryland
  • Certified as a Nurse Practitioner in Maryland

ABOUT US:

Gastro Health is a medical group made up of the finest physicians and allied health professionals specializing in the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders, nutrition and digestive health.

Our team of board-certified physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nutritionists and technicians combine their clinical expertise and experience to provide patients with quality medical and preventive care in the field of gastroenterology.

Gastro Health physicians are involved in clinical research and medical education allowing them to provide patients with the latest techniques and treatments all under one medical group.

With office locations, endoscopy centers, and affiliations with premier hospitals, there is always a Gastro Health physician nearby in the markets we serve.

Gastro Health participates with Medicare and most major insurance companies.

We take pride in improving patient’s quality of care and ensuring an excellent healthcare experience. Gastro Health seeks to continuously improve the health of our patients and the personal service we render both to them and the medical community through teamwork and compassionate care.