Allegheny Clinic Nurse Practitioner Geriatrics NorthEast Pittsburgh in Erie, Pennsylvania

Reference #: o2uK5fw5_680 Position at Allegheny Clinic Position Number: 59173 Location: North/East Pittsburgh Department: Geriatrics Status: Full Time Shift: Daylight The Allegheny Health Network is comprised of eight hospitals: Allegheny General, Allegheny Valley, Canonsburg, Forbes, Jefferson, Saint Vincent, Westfield Memorial and West Penn; and more than 200 primary- and specialty-care practices. And we have approximately 1,700 physicians in every clinical specialty, 17,000 employees and 2,000 volunteers. Together, we provide world-class medicine to patients in our communities, across the country and around the world. For decades, the hospitals of Allegheny Health Network have been providing people with exceptional healthcare, care that helps people to live healthy lives and care that we deliver throughout their lifetimes. We continue this tradition by using the latest medical innovations to treat our patients, gaining knowledge through research to constantly improve how we prevent, diagnose and treat illness, and staffing our hospitals with experienced, expert and compassionate physicians, nurses, technicians, clinicians, and support professionals who are dedicated to medicine, people and healing. Job Summary: Provides primary health, palliative / supportive care and performs selective medical services under the direction of physicians. Job Responsibilities: Provides appropriate patient care to include recording patient medical history and physical assessment, developing therapeutic care plan, ordering diagnostic tests, interpreting test results, discharge planning and providing accurate medical record documentation. Communicates and coordinates patient care with patient, family, community health services and interdisciplinary team. Involves attending physician regarding plan of care and involves physician in clinical decision making of any issues that are outside the CRNP's knowledge base or scope of practice. Prepares written prescription orders for drugs and control... For full info follow application link. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer supporting a diverse workplace that fosters communication and participation, while providing reward and recognition for individual and team achievements. Our policy prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment due to race, color, sex, sexual preference, religion, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, income level or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law or regulation. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including but not limited to: hiring, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, compensation and training. This employer requires that you apply directly to their web site to be considered for this job. To get to their web address, click the "Start Application" and "Apply" buttons and then click the URL link on the final screen to connect to the company's web site. Complete your application as directed by their online process, being sure to identify PA CareerLink as your referral source.