Nurse Practitioner - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri


United States
(S20150504)

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Detailed Job Description

Under general direction, provides patient care; conducts physical exams; completes health history summary; documents patients’ progress; assists with patient care management.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

Knowledge of healthcare procedures
Counseling/advising skills
Decision-making and problem solving skills
Interpersonal/human relations skills
Ability to maintain confidentiality

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in nursing, Missouri RN license, and certification as an Advanced Practice Nurse required.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Covers the surgical specialty of Pediatric Plastic surgery; hand, head and clefts. Assists with patient care management; provides follow-up care to patients; updates physicians and surgeons on patients’ status.

Completes patients’ comprehensive health history summary and physical examinations. Responsible for clinical resumes for discharged patients. Assists with pre-operative/post-operative care for patients.

Acts independently to perform certain procedures, such as helmet evaluation, wound care, dressing changes, and removal of sutures, pins, and/or staples.

Keeps informed of inpatients’ progress by attending daily rounds; documents progress in medical record charts; interacts with home health agencies.

Keyword Phrases

  • Surg-Plastic
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Medical Center Staff
  • Counseling
  • FAITH BASED INSTITUTIONS
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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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