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Nurse Practitioner Trauma Acute Care Surgery

Kyle, TX

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Hiring Company

Seton Family of Hospitals, TX


Position Description

Nurse Practitioner Trauma Acute Care Surgery Kyle, Texas Regular / Rotating

Job ID: 250980

Additional Job Information
Title: Nurse Practitioner Trauma Acute Care Surgery
City, State:  Kyle,TX
Location:  Seton Medical Ctr Hays
Department:   Surgery Midlevel UMCB
Additional Job Details:  PRN,Rotating,Weekly

At Seton, we’re using the power of purpose to change healthcare for the better.

As part of Ascension's Texas Ministry Market we do this through collaboration. Seton brings great minds and proven results from the across the nation together. From the best hires and strategic plans for growth, to the proactive connections we make within our community, we reach out to move ahead. Now, partnering with the University of Texas to build the new Dell Seton Medical Center, our future looks brighter than ever.

We do this in force. With more than 12,800 associates, Seton is the leading healthcare service provider in Central Texas as well as its second largest employer. We serve an eleven county area of more than 1.8 million people. We have five urban acute care hospitals, two rural hospitals, a mental health hospital, three primary care clinics for the uninsured, and an increasing number of storefront care locations.

We do this with vision. Since our founding in 1902, Seton has led the way in Austin --- expanding thoughtfully and with purpose; caring for our neighbors, because we know them so well. As a non-profit with a mission --- rather than a bottom line --- guiding us, improving health at a community level is our number one priority.

Austin.

It’s our home, and our heart.

Located at the center of Texas hill country --- just a few hours from Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio --- Austin offers an appealing blend of hometown comfort and high-tech care. Whether you are looking for a vibrant nightlife and live music, recreational areas and activities, family-friendly fun, or educational offerings, Austin is a city that not only calls to you, but gently encourages you to sit down and stay awhile.

With cultural diversity, a mild climate (and truly great outdoors), attractive and affordable housing options, and no state income tax, Austin is a feel-good choice for a rewarding way of life.

The way we connect,

the lives we affect.

The Seton Healthcare Family is always looking for dedicated, talented professionals willing to share their hearts with those we serve. Being part of our close-knit team means performing to a higher standard. Embracing innovation, while understanding the importance of individual connections. And continually collaborating, learning and growing to realize new levels of personal and professional satisfaction.

Job Summary:

In collaboration with a physician, provides for the expansion of individualized primary healthcare services by diagnosing and treating certain acute or chronic health conditions. You will work with our Trauma and Acute Care team at Seton Medical Center Hays. We are currently working on building a 24-hour team made up of 4 Full time APPs, and 4 PRNs. You will have the opportunity to work with five physicians and this will be a PRN Opportunity. We are looking for an Acute Care Certified NP with some experience in Trauma, Acute Care, and Surgery.

Responsibilities:

  • Obtains patient history and performs assessment via observation, interview and examination. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic studies. Performs preventative health assessments, screening, immunizations and patient care.
  • Provides direct treatment and management of health conditions via prescriptive authority or referral to other healthcare providers or community resources.
  • Counsels and educates patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventative health, treatment options and community resources.
  • Documents delivery of health care and nursing processes in accordance with specific specialty area standards and network nursing policy.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Nurse Practitioner credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing .  
    • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing .  
    • Acute Care Certified
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Drug Enforcement Admin credentialed from the Drug Enforcement Administration. 
    • CSR-Prescriptive Authority credentialed from the Drug Enforcement Administration. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • All legally and reasonably expected education, degrees, or diplomas needed for function and level required Master's or Doctorate's degree in a related field preferred

Work Experience:

  • 2 Years Required Technical Experience. 5 Years Preferred Technical Experience.
  • Acute Care, Trauma and Surgery experience strongly preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence Healthcare Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE  M/F/D/V).   

A mission of compassion.
A vision of excellence

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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