NURSE PRACTITIONER (21 hrs) at Mass General Brigham in Newton, Massachusetts

Posted in Other 6 days ago.





Job Description:

Description

Nurse Practitioner with 3 years experience as an NP and 3 years experience managing a patient with Diabetes.


Certified Diabetes Educator preferred


The Diabetes clinic is a Multidisciplinary clinic comprised of NP, RN-CDE, Dieticians, Medical Assistant.



The Nurse will manage Type I, Type II Diabetics as well as patients with Gestational Diabetes.


The NP will be rounding on inpatient floors to meet the management needs of the Diabetes patients. Participate in patient education and discharge planning.


Referrals to appropriate follow-up care.


Education to staff re: Diabetes management.


Secondarily:


The Nurse Practitioner will participate in one on one appointments as well as patient Education Classes. Triaging care by phone is also part of this role.


The Nurse Practitioner will be practicing independently under the Supervision of our Medical Director who is and Endocrinologist.


Regular review of practice with the Supervising Physician will be incorporated into the work schedule.


Participation in outcome measures consistent with our ADA program.


Prescriptions and maintaining refills for this patient population.




The NP will work closely with the referring physicians.


Competence with documentation in an electronic medical record.


Primarily inpatient responsibilities, but also includes outpatient orientation and coverage.




Qualifications

Current MA License


Graduation from an Accredited DNP program


3 years practicing as a Nurse Practioner


3 years participating in the management of Diabetes Patients


Certified Diabetes Educator preferred


Current DEA and NPI nos.



EEO Statement

Newton-Wellesley Hospital will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, veteran or active military status, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation.

Primary Location

:MA-Newton-NWH Main Campus

Work Locations

:NWH Main Campus2014 Washington StreetNewton02462

Job

:Advanced Practice Nurse

Organization

:Newton-Wellesley Hospital(NWH)

Schedule

:Part-timeStandard Hours:21

Shift

:Day JobPosted Shift Description:21 hours. Shifts to be determined. All day shift

Employee Status

:RegularRecruiting Department:NWH Diabetes Clinic

Job Posting

:Apr 5, 2021