Nurse Practitioner-NYPresbyterian Medical Group-Brooklyn
LocationNew York, New York
Shift:Day (United States of America)
NY Presbyterian Kings County Medical Group
Nurse Practitioner-Bariatric Surgery/General Surgery
Will work at Bay Ridge and Staten Island locations.
Essential Job Duties :
Patient Care Management and Documentation:
Obtains and documents subjective history (interval or
comprehensive) as appropriate to chief complaint or reason for visit.
Conducts relevant physical exam, documenting pertinent positive
and negative findings.
Identifies a diagnostic impression and/or formulates a
differential based on the subjective and objective data obtained.
Writes prescription(s) according to New York State and federal law.
Formulates a goal-directed plan that includes health maintenance,
anticipatory guidance and appropriate medical and nursing interventions
according to established protocols/practice agreement.
Assesses and documents patient response to treatment and
Provides and documents health teaching that is oriented to the
appropriate problem and/or developmentally age-appropriate health maintenance
or anticipatory guidance issues.agreements/protocols. Consults and/or refers as per collaborative
Documents same as well as documents follow up.
Conducts review of patient records in collaboration with peers and
physician colleagues to determine quality and appropriateness of care provided.
Engages in ongoing peer review and quality review activities,
competency evaluations and Medical Board reviews.
Administers care in accordance with safety, environmental and
infectious control principles and regulations identified by the institution and
Practices in accordance within their scope of practice as delineated by collaborative agreement, practice protocols and delineation of privileges to include ordering and/or administering medication, intravenous
fluids, blood and blood products.
Demonstrates an awareness and knowledge of patient’s rights and
responsibilities while receiving care within the institution.
Demonstrates knowledge of the referral mechanism when a patient
believes these rights have been violated.
Demonstrates knowledge of the hospital’s policy governing the
application of supportive devices to a patient.
Protects confidentiality and privacy.
Serves as a resource person and participates in staff development
Provides patient education and counseling on health status and
Serves as clinical preceptor for students from selected programs.
Assists staff in developing appropriate quality improvement study
design for potential use in research.
Participates, when appropriate, in quality improvement activities.
Identifies need for investigation and data collection to improve
Evaluates and implements relevant research findings.
Collaborates on clinical problems with nursing service personnel,
medical staff or other health care providers.
Collaborates with other members of the interdisciplinary team to
determine and achieve health goals of patients and families.
Collaborates with administration and professional staff of the
hospital in the establishment and implementation of community services.
Participates in departmental staff meetings and committees as
required and appropriate.
Serves as a professional role model for advanced practice for
staff, the interdisciplinary team and students.
Treats both internal and external customers with courtesy, respect
and caring behaviors.
Promotes a safe, therapeutic environment for patients, families
Acknowledges cultural differences that exist among staff and
Identifies customer services needs on the unit.
Creates positive first impressions.
Communicates compassionately and effectively.
Performs other job related duties as assigned.
Qualifications Required (R) Preferred (P)
Degree specialty of practice or completed alternative certification
requirements for graduates of nurse practitioner programs prior to April 1,
Basic Life Support Certification for all Nurse Practitioners who provide direct
NYS RN Licensure
New York State License as Nurse Practitioner in area of practice
Certification as a Nurse Practitioner in the specialty of practice
(Y) No (N)
Environment - The work environment and physical demands
described here are representative of those required by an employee to perform essential functions
of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
Ability to work in surroundings with degree of dust, noise, odors, etc. without undue
Ability to hear, talk, walk, stand, bend and stretch.
Ability to read, write and interpret documents.
Ability to sit for long periods of time at desk to perform job functions.
Ability to communicate effectively with clients and co-workers.
May be exposed to mechanical/electrical/radiant/explosive/burn
and chemical hazards.
May be required to handle, dispose of and/or identify hazardous waste and hazardous
May be required to operate and clean equipment.
May be required to work both indoor/outdoor under extreme temperatures.
May be required to handle reasonably heavy weights across distances.
May be required to operate heavy vehicles.
Must be trained in and knowledgeable of all Hospital policies and procedures
pertaining to hazardous waste and hazardous materials and maintain
qualifications applicable to assigned work.
Yes (Y) No (N)
Duties performed routinely require exposure to blood, body fluid and tissue.
Normal routine involves no exposure to blood, body fluid or tissue, but potential for
Normal routine involves no exposure to blood, body fluid or tissue. Incumbents are not
called upon to perform or assist in emergency care or first aid.
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