Ascension Health Nurse Practitioner - Prescription Authority in Washington, District Of Columbia
Job ID: 261607
Nurse Practitioner - Prescription Authority
Washington, District of Columbia
Additional Job Information
Title: Nurse Pract-Presc Authority
City, State: Washington,DC
Location: Providence Hospital DC
Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 40 hours,Weekly
Providence, part of Ascension, is a 408-bed hospital in Washington, DC with an experienced medical staff of more than 500 providers. Located near the Catholic University of America and Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Providence is situated on a 36-acre campus within a vibrant suburban residential community. Founded on the principle of service to others, Providence was born in 1861 when, at the invitation of Abraham Lincoln, the Daughters of Charity began caring for District residents who were sick, poor and vulnerable. Soon President Lincoln signed an Act of Congress to charter Providence Hospital, making it the longest continuously operating hospital in Washington, D.C.
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.
BLS Provider .
Certified Nurse Practitioner .
Licensed Registered Nurse .
Drug Enforcement Admin.
Master's Level Degree
- 2 years of clinical experience in the role of a Nurse Practitioner.
How To Apply
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