Ascension Health Nurse Practitioner - Prescription Authority in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job ID: 261607

Nurse Practitioner - Prescription Authority

Washington, District of Columbia

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Nurse Pract-Presc Authority

City, State: Washington,DC

Location: Providence Hospital DC

Department: HOSPITALISTS

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 40 hours,Weekly

About Us

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.

Job Description

Job Summary:

In collaboration with a physician, provides for the expansion of individualized primary healthcare services by diagnosing and treating certain acute or chronic health conditions.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider .

  • Certified Nurse Practitioner .

  • Licensed Registered Nurse .

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Drug Enforcement Admin.

  • CSR-Prescriptive Authority.

Education:

  • Master's Level Degree

  • MSN required

Work Experience:

  • 2 years of clinical experience in the role of a Nurse Practitioner.

How To Apply

To view our job openings, visit provhosp.org.

To apply for a position online, click the careers page, then the "Apply Now" button. From this screen, you will be able to search for all job openings or customize your search to a specific job positing.

You may also apply at one of our Employment Kiosks.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

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.

E-Verify Statement

Providence Hospital a member of Ascension Health, participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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