Advanced Practice Nurse - Walmart-Maumelle-- MUST have Prescriptive Authority
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Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides primary healthcare for clients of all ages, in accordance with standards and requirements set forth by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing, and in collaboration with clinic physicians.


Essential Duties:

  • Assesses clients at an advanced level, identifies health status including abnormal conditions, establishes a diagnosis, develops and implements treatment plans and evaluates client outcomes.
  • Performs procedures in which he/she has knowledge and expertise.
  • Uses advanced knowledge and skills in teaching and guiding clients and other health team members.
  • Uses critical thinking and decision making at an advanced level, commensurate with the autonomy, authority and responsibility of his/her licensure.
  • Recognizes his/her limits of knowledge and experience, planning for situations beyond his/her expertise, and collaborating with or referring to other healthcare providers as appropriate.
  • Retains professional responsibility for advanced practice nursing care when delegating interventions.
  • Maintains current knowledge and skills in the Family Nurse Practitioner field.
  • Prescribes legend drugs, therapeutic devises and controlled substances (Schedules III-V) as permitted under Arkansas law, in accordance with written protocols and collaborative practice agreement.
  • Receives and distributes sample drugs and therapeutic devices in accordance with State and Federal Law.
  • Manages the care of and gives direct patient care according to established protocols/guidelines.

Job Requirements

Education:
  • Masters Degree in Nursing or other education and experience allowing licensure by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing as an Advanced Nurse Practitioner. National Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Eligible for Certificate of Prescriptive Authority. Eligible for DEA registration. Must also maintain licensure as a Registered NurseGraduate from a NLN accredited School of Nursing.

Experience:
  • 1-2 years experience in patient care.
License/Certification:
  • Licensed as an APN in state of Arkansas.
  • BLS required.
Additional Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.
  • Adheres to and exhibits our core values.
    Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us.
    Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness.
    Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community.
    Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.
  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.
  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.
  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.
  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.
Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers.CB


  • Shift:  12 hour shifts

  • Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period:  80

  • Weekends Required:  Every Other

  • Status:  Part Time
  • Job Snapshot

    Employment Type Part-Time
    Job Type Health Care, Nurse
    Education 2 Year Degree
    Experience 1 to 2 years
    Manages Others Not Specified
    Industry Healthcare - Health Services
    Required Travel Not Specified
    Job ID 1200023971
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    Advanced Practice Nurse - Walmart-Maumelle-- MUST have Prescriptive Authority


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