Dartmouth-Hitchcock Advanced Practice Nurse in Keene, New Hampshire

Advanced Practice Nurse

Department:Anesthesiology

Schedule:Full-time 30-40 hours

Hours:8am-5pm

Job ID:40579

Job Code:400135

Job Details:

Anesthesiology – Advanced Practice Registered Nurse/Physician Assistant Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene is seeking an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse or Physician Assistant in Anesthesiology to join our team. Under the general direction of the Department Chair and supervising physician, candidates will work autonomously as well as in collaboration with physician colleagues and other healthcare providers to provide and manage the healthcare needs of patients in the pre-operative setting. Responsibilities:Performs management of patientsInitiates appropriate emergency treatment in life-threatening or unusual situations in order to stabilize the patient, conferring directly with the physician and/or referring the patient for further treatment.Adheres to departmental and organizational policies/procedures, including, but not limited to, OSHA regulations, safety and infection control and performance guidelines.Responds to patient and family/significant other concerns and needs promptly.Maintains patient comfort, confidentiality and privacy.Participates in continuing education, departmental meetings and performance improvement activities.Assists in cost containment through the appropriate use and conservation of supplies and equipment and principles of occupational health. Requirements forAdvanced Practice Registered Nurse:· Graduate of accredited APRN program· Board Certification· APRN licensed in the State of New Hampshire· DEA registration· Current CPR certification Requirements forPhysician Assistant:· Graduate of approved training program approved by NH Board of Medicine· PA certified· Current NH PA license· Current CPR certification Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic Keene is a 150 physician and associate provider, multi-specialty community practice associated with the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH. The Clinic is a nationally recognized leader in population health and is a diverse group of professionals committed to quality and patient safety, continuous process improvement, integrative medicine and value-based care. Cheshire Medical Center is a 169 bed, Level III community hospital. It is only the 14th hospital ever to be named an American Hospital Association "Living the Vision" awardee (2013) and is the 2010 New Hampshire Healthcare Business of the Decade. The community of Keene is a picturesque, college-town in the Monadnock Region of Southwestern New Hampshire. NH boasts no income or sales tax. The cost of living, stable real estate market and excellent schools and neighborhoods makes Keene an ideal place to call home. Watch our video to learn more:http://www.elocallink.tv/vp6/spon-fcsa_a.php?sponid=BTBTYQJgUjNVZQ==&fvm=1 Applicants are encouraged to apply online on our Provider Career site: http://www.DHproviders.org Cover letters should be addressed to: We are an equal opportunity employer embracing the strength that diversity brings to the workplace. We provide a welcoming and supportive environment for employees of all ethnic backgrounds, cultures, ages, lifestyles and physical abilities.Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.