Advance Practice Provider - Critical Care - Full Time Variable Shifts

Job Number: 1604579

Piedmont Medical Care Corporation - Stockbridge, Georgia
Shift/Schedule: Full-time


Description

The Critical Care Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner is a member of the intensive care team with the primary responsibility of managing a caseload of critically ill patients in an intensive care setting under the direct supervision of the ICU supervising physician.  
This is a full time position working 13, 12 hour variable shifts per month, including weekends, nights and days. Open positions are at our Piedmont Henry Hospital located in Stockbridge, GA.
 
In this role you will:
  • Utilize specialized skill and knowledge performing physical exams
  • Collect and properly document data utilizing EMR system
  • Conduct necessary procedures, including: central lines, arterial lines, vascaths, chest tubes, and thoracentesis
  • Order and schedule laboratory studies and professional consultations
  • Prescribe appropriate interventions and medications
  • Provide direct patient care services in a specific ICU or step-down unit

Requirements

Graduate and licensure as a Physician's Assistant by the National Board of Medical Examiners or the American Academy of Physician's Assistants with current license for the Georgia State Composite Board
 
--or—
 
 Graduate from a school of nursing with current Georgia license for Advanced Practice Nursing and a Master’s degree in Nursing


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