Ascension Health Nurse Practitioner in Binghamton, New York
Job ID: 254254
Binghamton, New York
Additional Job Information
Title: Nurse Practitioner
City, State: Binghamton, NY
Location: Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp
Department: Lourdes Gastroenterology
Additional Job Details: FT Days, 40 Hours, Weekly
Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM. Hours may require some flexing to accommodate patients.
Lourdes Hospital, part of Ascension, has provided compassionate care to those in need since 1925. In Binghamton, N.Y., the main hospital campus includes a Hospice Program, an Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a Regional Cancer Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout the region. The Mission In Motion program, which provides primary care and cancer screening services through two mobile medical vans, makes healthcare accessible to rural populations.
The Nurse Practitioner, in collaboration with a physician, provides for the expansion of individualized primary healthcare services by diagnosing and treating certain acute or chronic health conditions.
Obtains patient history and performs assessment via observation, interview and examination. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic studies. Performs preventative health assessments, screening, immunizations and patient care.
Provides direct treatment and management of health conditions via prescriptive authority or referral to other healthcare providers or community resources.
Counsels and educates patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventative health, treatment options and community resources.
Documents delivery of health care and nursing processes in accordance with specific specialty area standards and network nursing policy.
Promotes Education and Mission Awareness, Organizational Relationships for Mission Integration, Community Relationships and Response to the Poor.
Must take responsibility for special projects and work independently as required.
Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
Licensed Nurse Practitioner with Prescriptive Authority credentialed from the New York State Education Department Office of Professions obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the New York State Education Department Office of Professions .
Certification credentialed from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Program (AANP).
Certification credentialed from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). OR other national certifications in area of speciality recognized by ANCC that are included in the Magnet DDCT
Education & Work Experience:
Master of Science in Nursing required by the date of hire
Completion of Hospital and site orientation with competency folder for Primary Care required within fourteen (14) days of hire.
NYS Licensed or license eligible Nurse Practitioner with Gastroenterology experience preferred.
How To Apply
Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now" button.
To apply later, return to the Employment page at www.lourdes.com . Applications/Resumes may only be submitted online through this process.
In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:
• Lourdes Human Resources – 33 Lewis Road, Binghamton, NY 13905
• Lourdes Hospital, Ground Floor.
Equal Employment Opportunity
As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.