Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 50095
About WakeMed: Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is the leading provider of health services in Wake County. With a mission to improve the health and well-being of our community, we are committed to providing outstanding and compassionate care. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org. EOE
Position Information: The Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner, under the supervision and direction of the Director of Orthopaedics and other attending physicians, provides pre and post-operative care, fracture care, post trauma care and general musculoskeletal care in the Orthopaedic inpatient and outpatient. Functions as an educator for students and residents from healthcare education programs. The APP is a team player and works well alongside all consulting disciplines to deliver competent medical care within the scope of their practice. APP is responsible for maintaining the scope of practice agreed upon in the collaborative practice agreement, as well as policies and procedures and regulatory guidelines set forth by the NC medical board and any other state and federal regulatory agencies. Understands the needs of the organization and supports the mission, values, and management of WakeMed.
Experience Requirements: 1 Years Clinical APP Experience Preferred
Education Required: Bachelor's Degree Physician Assistant Required - And Master's Degree Physician Assistant Preferred or Bachelor's Degree Nursing Required - And Master's Degree Nursing Preferred
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Licensed Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner And Board Certification in Area of Practice Required, Basic Life Support Required - Within 6 Months of Hire
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.