Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
ChristianaCare is currently seeking a part-time NP/PA for the Christiana ED Administration. In this role you will work collaboratively with Doctors for Emergency Services, Christiana Care Health System Emergency Medicine Residents, and the Department of Radiology to ensure timely follow up of radiologic studies and laboratory results for patients who have been treated in the Emergency Department. The selected candidate will utilize established protocols to determine the need for further evaluation, testing, or treatment and will communicate the treatment plan with patients, their families, and other health care providers. This is a part-time position at 20 flexible hours a week; you will be working alongside one other APC to cover 7 days a week.
Duties include :
Review abnormal labs and radiology reports for patients who are discharged from one of the three CCHS Emergency Departments
Notify patients of any treatment of follow up adjustments based on these reviews
Receive and manage calls from patients and problem solve with them to avoid telephone transfers
Receive and manage calls from pharmacists, or to pharmacies for medication adjustments, prior authorizations, etc.
Respond to voice mail messages left by patients, providers, other departments
Coordinate transparency for Blood and Body Fluid Exposures to any NON CCHS health care professionals. Examples include needle sticks/splashes in ambulatory or inpatient OR suites, visitors, Police and EMT professionals, ED patients
Communicate with other departments as needed; i.e. radiology, lab or one of the inpatient units
Work with ED Administration residents to educate them on the workings of this role
Other duties as they arise.
Master's degree as an Advance Practice Registered Nurse or as a Physician Assistant
Licensure or license eligible set forth by the state of Delaware
Prescriptive authority required in Delaware
2-3 years experience in Family Practice or Emergency Medicine preferred.
Internal Number: JR56638
Christiana Care is growing and seeks physicians of all disciplines, from primary care through specialty and leadership positions. We also have tremendous opportunities for physician assistants and advanced practice registered nurses. We offer you: Inspiring, fast-paced, team-based practice environments; Epic EMRs and innovative medical technologies and treatments; Accessible leaders who listen to, value and appreciate you; Colleagues who’ve trained at other nationally respected medical centers; Support for your ideas, opinions and contributions. It’s the best of nationally recognized academic and community-based medicine, with you at the center. Bring us your passion for care and clinical excellence as well as your desire to make a difference. We’ll provide you with a highly competitive salary and excellent benefits, continuing education and recognition programs, and much more. Find your new job right now.