Acute Care Nurse Practitioner



Job Title – Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Location – Richmond, VA

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Richmond, VA

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Richmond,Virginia

Our Hospital is Hiring Board Certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioners or Physician Assistants! 

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Surgical ICU. 12 hour rotating shifts – critical care experience required. This is a very high acuity with a lot of critically ill patients, will consider with strong ICU backgrounds!

The Nurse Practitioner (NP) will function as provider of patient care in the fields of Surgical Critical Care and General Surgery. Provide full clinical support in management of surgical critical care inpatients. Provide patient care to include evaluating, planning, and implementing health care treatments for critically ill and injured patients. The position requires a strong emphasis on the complete care of surgical critical care patient from pre- to post-operative settings. Develop and provide patient education. Participate in research and/or quality improvement studies. Function as liaison with ICU managers, financial counselors, social workers, research nurses and research staff. Position requires special skills and knowledge in the fields of critical care and general surgery. May assume such other duties for other critical care as assigned by Surgical Critical Care Director.

Masters-prepared nationally certified clinician who manages the care of a defined patient population as a dominant aspect of the role. Recognized as an interdisciplinary leader within the service area.   Consistently demonstrates core competencies of advanced practice in a defined specialty:

•Expert direct clinical practice


•Research skills

•Clinical and professional leadership


•Ethical decision-making

•Expert coaching and guidance


•Education: Master’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited School of Nursing.

•License/Certification: Licensed to Practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia required.  Licensed to practice as a Nurse Practitioner in the Commonwealth of Virginia required.  Licensed to prescribe medication in the Commonwealth of Virginia required. American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification required. 

Comprehensive Benefits Package! Retirement Savings Plan, 4 Weeks Vacation, Paid Holidays, Sick Time, Tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependent children, Free Life Insurance,Health, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Accounts (HSA), Long Term Disability Insurance, Flex Spending Plan AND MUCH MORE! 


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Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Richmond, VA

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