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Job ID 19-1592 Date posted 08/09/2019 Shift Day/Evening Shift Length 12 Hours Weekend Requirement Every 3rd Weekend Hours Per Two Week Pay Period 48 Department Elk River Physicians Location Elk River, Minnesota
DescriptionThe Certified Nurse Practitioner, in collaboration and consultation with physicians, staff RN's and other health care professionals, provides holistic care to customers and families. Practices within the context of collaboration with a physician(s) in diagnosing, managing, and preventing acute and chronic illness and disease, and promoting wellness. Nurse Practitioners have an advanced nursing practice that includes independent nursing functions based on nursing standards of care and a role in medical management working within a collaborative agreement with a physician(s). Customer populations include individuals throughout the lifecycle, such as the care of neonates, infants, children, young adults, adults and geriatric, and is dependent on the nurse practitioner's area of specialization and the collaborating physicians' practice. The Nurse Practitioner provides leadership by serving as clinical expert, educator and liaison between the customer and the medical, nursing and interdisciplinary staff with the goal of providing remarkable care.RequirementsMaster’s or higher degree in Nursing required.
• Certification prior to the Masters’ degree requirement and current practice as a Nurse Practitioner in their area of specialization or documentation of current competency.
• Two or more years experience in a Nurse Practitioner role preferred.
• One or more years experience in area of specialization preferred.
License RequirementCurrent licensure as RN in State of Minnesota State Requirement
• Current registration as a nurse practitioner with the MN Board of Nursing, or pending certification of a nurse practitioner for up to six months after completion of a successful Nurse Practitioner educational program. Failure to pass the certification examination will result in immediate suspension of privileges. Privileges will be reinstated upon evidence of successful completion of the certification examination. Prescriptive authority is not permitted during the pending certification process.
Current certification as a Nurse Practitioner by a national nurse certification organization acceptable to the MN Board of Nursing:
• American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
• American Association of Critical Care Nurses Certification Corporation (AACN)
• American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
• National Certification Corporation for Obstetric, Gynecological, and Neonatal Nursing Specialties (NCC)
• Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB)
• Hospice and Palliative Certification State Requirement
• Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners with prescriptive authority must be licensed, certified and/or registered as a Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner by the State of Minnesota.
NMHC Standard
• Current Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) certificate
Federal Requirement
• Current prescription and collaborative practice agreement with at least one collaborating physician

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