Neurocritical Care Nurse Practitioner I/II (UC Davis Medical Center)

  
Date Begin:
08/05/2019

Title:
Neurocritical Care Nurse Practitioner I/II

Company:
UC Davis Medical Center

Position:
Neurocritical Care Nurse Practitioner I/II

Salary Range:
$68.67 to $90.62 Hourly

Description:
UC Davis Medical Center
Sacramento, CA

Neurocritical Care Nurse Practitioner I/II
Salary Range: $68.67 to $90.62 Hourly

Responsibilities
The Neurocritical Care Nurse Practitioner works collaboratively with Neurointensivits and residents to manage our critically ill patient population consisting of traumatic brain injury, acute stroke, subarachnoid hemorrhage, intracranial hemorrhages, brain tumors, status epilepticus, neuromuscular disorders, seizures, CNS infections, as well as postoperative neurosurgical patients. The NP will perform bedside procedures such as placement of central venous catheters, arterial lines, lumbar punctures, etc. The NP will also be encouraged to assist in education of residents and nurses as well as participate in research.

Qualifications
REQUIRED
• NP II ONLY - Minimum of one year experience as a nurse practitioner in a hospital setting.
• Possession of valid California RN and Nurse Practitioner license.
• Furnishing license on hire.
• DEA within three months of hire.
• Master's degree from an accredited School of Nursing.
• Graduation from an Acute Care NP Program
• National NP certification.
• Current ACLS certification.

PREFERRED
• Recent neurological surgery experience.
• Emergency Neurological Life Support (ENLS).

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT
• Ability to work flexible hours
• Able to lift 25 pounds, see well enough to read gauges and identify injuries
• THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL       EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT

THIS IS NOT A H1-B OPPORTUNITY

To view full job description and submit an on-line application visit UC Davis Career Opportunities at
http://50.73.55.13/counter.php?id=166353
Requisition number #056716

The University of California, Davis is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

Phone:
209-343-1900

Website:
https://health.ucdavis.edu/medicalcenter/