Inova Health Systems WOUND CTR NURSE PRACTITIONER in FAIRFAX, Virginia

Job Description

Performs patient assessment. Provides safe therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way. Incorporates differences into the provision of care. Integrates knowledge, skills and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families throughout the continuum to include patient family education. Knowledge and Practice: Demonstrates knowledge, expertise and clinical competency in the role of provider or clinician for wound care. Uses an integrated approach toward patient outcomes. Teamwork for Outcome Driven Care: Provides patient care independently and works cooperatively with colleagues and other team members. Professional Development: Ensures improvements in practice settings by assuming responsibility for self development in life long learning. Demonstrates leadership skills and self development goals. Serves as a resource preceptor and mentor.

Requirements
  • 3+ years experience in surgical, internal medicine, primary care or wound care related field.

  • Graduate of a program that is under the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant.(ARC-PA).

  • Board eligible for NCCPA examination.

  • Graduation from an accredited physician assistant program.

  • Basic Life Support (BLS); ACLS or ACLS eligible for HBO.

  • Graduate of a program that is under the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant.(ARC-PA).

  • Board eligible for NCCPA examination.

  • Strong verbal and written communication and computer skills required.

Posting Title: WOUND CTR NURSE PRACTITIONER

Facility Location: Inova Mt. Vernon Hospital

Work Site Location: INOVA FAIR OAKS HOSPITAL

Work Site Address: 3600 JOSEPH SIEWICK DRIVE

Work Site City/State: FAIRFAX, VA

Department: WOUND CENTER AT FAIR OAKS

Schedule Type: full time

Schedule: Monday-Friday

Shift: Day

Job ID: 31419BR