Job Description

Requisition Number
19-0050

Post Date
3/11/2019

Title
Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Employment Type
Full Time

Work Hours
8AM - 4PM

Hours per week
40

City
Plymouth

State
MN

Description
Personal Growth. Expansion. Teamwork. Innovation. Be a part of a truly patient-first environment and an organization that cares about their employees.

The Patient Navigator (also known as Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) provides a variety of services when delivering patient care.
Duties and functions Patient Navigator / Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant include, but are not limited to:
Provision of skilled nursing care to the patients of the center
Admission and discharge of patients
Utilize nursing processes of assessment, diagnosis, treatment, follow-up, and outcome evaluations
Educate patients regarding their surgical experience, including how to prepare for the procedure and what to expect afterwards.
Coordinate patient care schedule.

Summit Orthopedics provides the Twin Cities and Greater Minnesota with the full spectrum of orthopedic care including sub-specialty clinics, walk-in care at our OrthoQUICK clinics, imaging, bracing, therapy, surgery, and post-surgical stays at our Care Suites. Our expert team of physicians, surgeons, physician assistants, certified athletic trainers and therapists are part of the 900+ employees who partner to provide quality care designed to support a healthier, more active lifestyle.

Summit Orthopedics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.



Requirements
Position Requirements:
Master’s Degree in a Nurse Practitioner Program required or completion of Physician Assistant program.
Experience in Orthopedics preferred.
Current licensure as a registered nurse and a nurse practitioner in the State of Minnesota or certified and licensed in Minnesota as a Physician Assistant.
Current DEA license required.
Current BCLS and ACLS/PALS certification required.
Previous experience relevant to the area of clinical practice preferred.
Basic computer literacy.
Affiliation with representative professional organization encouraged.
Good verbal and written communication skills required.


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