Nurse Practitioner-ARNP

Recruiter
Vitas
Location
Glastonbury
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 24, 2017
Industry
Accounting
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Overview

The Nurse Practitioner performs physical examinations and preventive health measures within prescribed guidelines and instructions of physician.

* Records physical findings, and formulates plan and prognosis, based on patient's condition.

* Discusses case with physician and other health professionals to prepare comprehensive patient care plan.

* Prescribes or recommends drugs or other forms of treatment.

* Monitors and maintains progress of patients and reports progress to supervising physician.

* Has the ability to work collaboratively with hospice employees and volunteers as part of an IDT.

Why VITAS Healthcare and What Do They Offer Me?

VITAS Healthcare is the nation's leading provider of end of life care. We provide our employees opportunities for professional growth, advancement and competitive benefits.

Benefits Include

* Competitive compensation

* Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance

* Pre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts

* Life insurance

* 401(k) plan with numerous investment options and generous company match

* Cancer and/or critical illness benefit

* Tuition Reimbursement

* Paid Time Off

* Employee Assistance Program

* Legal Insurance

* Affinity Program

Qualifications

* Qualified candidates must have a minimum of (2) years experience in hospice, home health or community health in the past five (5) years.

* While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to assist in lifting and transferring patients as required.

* Lift objects in excess of 20 pounds.

* Specific vision abilities required by this job include: close vision, distance vision and ability to adjust focus.

* The employee will be required to stand or walk in excess of one hour per day, talk, hear, sit, stoop, kneel and crouch as needed.

Education

* Requires completion of accredited Nurse PPosted by StartWire