Nurse Practitioner-Advanced Care Unit (Nights) - (Omaha, Nebraska, United States)

  • Boys Town
  • Nebraska, USA
  • Nov 21, 2021

Job Description

Business: Boys Town National Research Hospital

Job Summary:

In a career as a Nurse Practitioner-Advanced Care Unit, you join us in providing life-changing care to patients from across the region. In this role, you will provide medical and procedural services for patients in the advanced care unit in collaboration with the attending physician and Advanced Care Unit (ACU) healthcare team.

Schedule: Full-Time, 7:00 PM-7:00 AM, Weekend Rotation, Holidays

Responsibilities:

  • Practices health promotion, health supervision, illness prevention and diagnosis, treatment, and management of common health problems and acute and chronic conditions including assessing patients, ordering diagnostic tests and therapeutic treatments, synthesizing and analyzing data, and applying advanced nursing principles.
  • May perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in collaboration with the attending physician.
  • Complies with all Nebraska statutes and regulations related to nurse practitioners.
  • Assists with research projects, as needed.
  • Participates in multidisciplinary rounds.
  • Works collaboratively with nursing staff, respiratory therapy staff, and other departments to promote quality and safe patient care.
  • Leads the Rapid Response Team in responding to medical emergencies at BTNRH West Campus.
  • Provides input to policy/procedure development.
  • Participates in performance improvement activities.
  • Promotes professionalism within the advanced care team, other departments, families and patients.
  • Promotes a culture of safety and a non-punitive environment.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Nursing with a minimum of two years of experience in a pediatric critical care setting preferred,
  • Must be licensed upon start as an APRN-Nurse Practitioner in the State of Nebraska
  • Must have current BLS, PALS, and ACLS certification, and
  • Prior working knowledge of using a personal computer and electronic medical records.

About Boys Town National Research Hospital:

Boys Town National Research Hospital offers a broad range of hospital and clinic services, backed by 40 years of life-changing research to provide the latest, most innovative care to our patients. From pediatric inpatient hospitalization and surgical services, to outpatient visits, to residential care for children and adolescents with severe behavioral disorders, our board certified specialists and highly trained pediatric nurses' focus on caring for the unique needs of children and their families. Boys Town National Research Hospital is a license acute care hospital and psychiatric residential treatment facility and accredited by The Joint Commission. Boys Town National Research Hospital is part of Boys Town, which has been committed to the care of children for over 100 years.

Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Town's mission, which is why we offer an array of competitive and attractive benefit options. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town Physicians, free prescriptions, tuition assistance, access to the campus Field House, parenting resources from our expects and advancement opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job; it is a way of life.

Date Posted: September 22nd, 2021

Boys Town National Research Hospital is a tobacco free campus. This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-.

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