The Neurology Center of East Alabama is seeking a full-time Nurse Practitioner to join the team!
Position provides safe therapeutic care in holistic and systematic way to include the assessment and overall care management of a specified patient population under the supervision of an MD. Exercises independent judgment in the assessment, diagnosis and initiation of medical processes and procedures. Has respect for and understanding of other clinical disciplines. Uses an integrated approach to patient outcomes. Utilizes standards, guidelines, and protocols for care delivery. Incorporates data and information to continuously improve care and practice to enhance outcomes. Ensures improvements in practice settings by assuming responsibility for self-development in life-long learning. Provides direction and guidance to others regarding practice, serves as a resource, and mentor. Leadership skills demonstrated in decision making and problem solving.
Must have interest in outpatient headache management and dementia patients (coordinating care, working with community resources, etc.). Interest in in-patient/ICU consult assistance and under direction of Dr. Reimer (strokes, seizures, anoxic injury, etc.).
Qualifications: Bachelors in nursing and masters in advanced clinical practice or graduate of a post masters certificate program for nurse practitioner. BLS with 90 days of hire required. AL RN license and nurse practitioner license required.