Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
February 11, 2020
West Chester, PA, United States
Chester County Hospital is seeking an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner to join our inpatient Palliative Care Program. The Palliative Care specialty provides pain/symptom management, psychosocial support and advance care planning for patients and families facing serious illness. The palliative care NP is responsible for working as a consultant throughout the hospital, visiting patients and families and offering recommendations to the primary medical team. Consultations occur in all acute care settings, including oncology floors, general medical-surgical floors, specialty units, and critical care units. The NP will provide expert symptom management and guide important discussions with patients and families to promote a personalized, comprehensive plan that aligns psychosocial, spiritual, and medical care with patient and family care goals. The schedule will be on a Monday through Friday schedule, 8:30am- 5:00pm with no weekend or on call requirements.
• Master’s prepared Nurse Practitioner with Acute Care certification
• Current Pennsylvania license (or eligible to obtain)
• Training/experience in palliative care, hospice, or geriatrics preferred
Strong communication skills and the ability to work independently with a wide variety of medical and surgical services are preferred.
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