Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
JOB TITLE: Nurse Practitioner
LOCATION: Forty-Fort Clinic - Wilkes-Barre, PA
DEPARTMENT: Maternal Fetal Medicine
WORK SCHEDULE: Days
WORK TYPE: FULL TIME
HIRING MANAGER: - Sean Szmal
Responsible for assessing the physical and psychosocial status of clients presenting for high-risk pregnancy care by means of interview, health history, physical examination and diagnostic tests. Interprets data and develops and implements therapeutic plans in collaboration with the Maternal Fetal Medicine Physician.
The MFM CRNP delivers comprehensive health care to the high risk obstetrical patient focusing on health assessment, education, disease prevention as well as managing chronic disease health conditions.
Reports directly to Director of MFM, Chairman of Women’s Health Service line and operations manager.
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
Acquires and maintains BLS
Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
Demonstrates flexibility in response to unexpected changes in workload, staffing and scheduling.
Demonstrated a deep concern for the health and well-being of others. Must be able to deal with patients in such a way as to instill confidence and ease of communication.
Demonstrated basic computer skills and able to become proficient in the use of Epic Care.
Demonstrates strong analytical, strategic, and tactical planning skills.
Demonstrates effective oral and written interpersonal communication skills.
Demonstrates decision-making and problem-solving skills.
Demonstrates communication that supports a culture of service excellence.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Certificate of completion from an approved program for Nurse Practitioners and completion of Master’s degree required. Must be eligible for licensure as a nurse practitioner in the state of PA.
National certification as a Perinatal Nurse Practitioner preferred.
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
GEISINGER MEDICAL GROUP(GMG) consists of 43 community practice sites throughout our service area. These office locations provide primary and specialty care. In conjunction with Geisinger Health Plan, the Medical Groups staff offers their own unique version of medical home.
About Geisinger: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.
We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.
Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family. Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 13 hospital campuses, two research centers and nearly 1,600 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians.Geisinger is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator®, ProvenCare® and ProvenExperience®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey at AtlantiCare, a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and Geisinger Je...rsey Shore Hospital became the newest members of the Geisinger Family. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $12.7 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey economies. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.