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Casa Promesa


Nurse Practitioner (Nursing Home)  Bronx, NY  : 8/26/2021
Job Description

Job ID#:

2744

Job Category:

Casa Promesa

Position Type:

Full Time Union


Details:

Casa Promesa is a 108-bed, 24/7 skilled nursing residential healthcare facility providing integrated, bilingual services to adults, 18 years and above, diagnosed with HIV/AIDS. This unique and comprehensive program ensures rapid stabilization with a goal of recovery and wellness.

*Staff must be fully vaccinated per NYS DOH in order  to work at Casa Promesa.*
 
 
The Nurse Practitioner - Family Practice will provide general medical care and treatment to patients in medical facility under direction of physician. Someone with strong experience with HIV/AIDS population is preferred.
Schedule is: Mon-Friday 10-6pm and every other weekend.
 
KEY ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:                                                                                                                           
 
 
  • Obtain complete medical history and physical data on patient
  • Evaluate and interpret patient data in order to plan and implement appropriate nursing intervention
  • Provide general nursing services within scope of license and patient safety goals
  • Triage patients, in urgent care, if required and provide appropriate care
  • Complete medical records in accordance to organizational policy
  • Prescribe and administer medications based on patient needs and care plan
  • Conduct patient education after assessing patient needs and prior knowledge
  • Participate in staff and organizational meetings as requested for care coordination and development of policies and procedures
  • Maintain compliance with all organizational policies and procedures
  • Perform additional relevant duties as requested by supervisor/management
 
REQUIREMENTS:                                                                                                                                                             
  • Active New York State Nurse Practitioner License.
  • Active and unrestricted NPI and DEA registration.
  • Bachelors Degree - Nursing/Related Field Plus completion of Accredited NP Program required. 
  • HIV/AIDS experience required.     
  • Masters Degree in Nursing/Related field preferred.
  • Three years of practical experience in nursing home preferred.
  • Ability to work on a strong team of professionals in a culturally diverse environment.
  • Ability to multitask and to work and function under pressure.
  • Bilingual - Spanish strongly preferred.

*Acacia Network is an equal opportunity employer*

 
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