COLUMBIA ST MARY'S COMMUNITY Nurse Practitioner in MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: 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. Diagnoses and treats medically complex problems specific to the specialty or subspecialty. Serves as a formal and informal resource to first line providers, ancillary personnel and the community regarding initial management decisions. Facilitates appropriate referrals based on specialty practice guidelines. Provides hospital call and rounding responsibilities. Columbia St. Mary's is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on the basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum five years clinical nursing experience or equivalent required. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: ipc.us/t/F657A7E63A914374