APP- Neuro Critical Care- PRN (Atlanta)

Job Number: 2201854

Piedmont Atlanta Hospital - Atlanta, Georgia
Shift/Schedule: Full-time


Description

APP Neuro Critical Care - Piedmont Atlanta- PRN

Piedmont Health System is currently recruiting Neurocritical Care APP’s in Atlanta, Georgia.  This is an excellent opportunity to be part of building a comprehensive stroke center program and grow the neurosciences service line with the vision to become the highest quality and largest program in Georgia.  We have embarked on a 10-year expansion, starting with a new, 16-floor tower that will increase our capacity to care for our patients. This new tower will house up to 408 beds and 13 new operating rooms, for a 22% increase in Piedmont Atlanta’s capacity to care for patients and the community.

The service line includes neurosurgery, neuro hospitalist and neuro intensivist services with a dedicated 10 bed neuro-ICU unit and thriving spine and brain tumor programs. A brand new 20 bed dedicated neuro-ICU unit, will be constructed with anticipated completion in 2021 with expansion to 42 beds in 2022.

The neuro-ICU will have 24/7 in-house APP coverage and plans to develop a neurocritical care fellowship program. The neurosciences program shall include the development and growth or a clinical research program.  The Piedmont system encompasses six Primary Stroke Centers and one thrombectomy capable center.

  • Closed ICU model with mandatory intensivist consult.
  • Neuro Critical Care trained to perform procedures.
  • Daily multidisciplinary rounding with the care team.

Piedmont Benefits:

  • Generous CME allowance
  • Competitive compensation
  • 401k with match
  • EPIC
  • Quality, Service and Reputation

Requirements

Preferred Qualifications

1-2 years of Neuro Critical Care experience with a high degree of clinical judgment

Minimum Qualifications

Masters, Bachelors Degree from an Accredited PA program and National Board Certification

--or--

Licensed as a Nurse and approved to practice as a NP by State of Georgia with National Certification


Diversity & Inclusion

At Piedmont Healthcare we embrace diverse ideas, perspectives, and skills to create a collaborative workplace where the best talent wants to succeed. We celebrate differences and recognize that they allow us to care for our community.


Excellence at Work

Piedmont is a certified Great Place to Work™-- a national designation based on employee feedback about trust, workplace culture and experience. In 2019, Forbes named Piedmont one of Georgia’s 10 best employers and the highest-ranked healthcare provider.



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