Ascension Health Nurse Practitioner in Nashville, Tennessee
We Are Hiring
Ascension Saint Thomas is looking for a Full Time APP to join our elite team in Nashville, TN!
Why Join Our Team
About Ascension Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital
The largest not-for-profit community hospital in Middle Tennessee, licensed for 683 acute and rehab care beds
Delivers more than 7,000 babies per year with a Level 3 NICU
Our new Ascension Saint Thomas Cancer Care facility brings cancer care programs under one roof to optimize patient and provider experience.
Our main campus covers nearly 2 million square feet and spans more than six city blocks.
Saint Thomas Health and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) have an established partnership in Middle Tennessee for training medical residents in a variety of specialties including internal medicine, family medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, and general surgery.
Known as the nation’s health care capital
Home to more than 1.9 million people and more than 40,000 businesses
Nicknamed Music City USA, Nashville has the strongest concentration of the music industry in America.
The area has plentiful parks and recreation, professional sports, great shopping and livable neighborhoods and suburbs.
Ranked Top U.S. City for Job Seekers in 2020 by MoneyGeek
About Ascension Medical GroupWhen you join Ascension Medical Group (AMG), you are entering a community where physician and advanced practice provider engagement and experience is recognized as a key driver of delivering excellent patient care. With 1,900 sites of care and 7,000 providers strong, AMG is one of the largest healthcare provider networks in the United States. Physicians and advanced practice providers benefit from a collaborative approach to care, significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages
What You Will Do
Ascension Saint Thomas is looking for a Full-Time Neurosurgery Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our elite team!
Ascension Saint Thomas is looking for a Board-Certified Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistantwith our Ascension Medical Group Howell Allen Clinic Neurosurgery Team. This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to partner with Ascension Saint Thomas toprovide medical services to patients in Nashville and the surround area.
- In collaboration with a physician, provides for the expansion of individualized primaryhealthcare services by diagnosing and treating certain acute or chronic health conditions.
Obtains patient history and performs assessment via observation, interview andexamination. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic studies. Performs preventativehealth assessments, screening, immunizations and patient care.
Provides direct treatment and management of health conditions via prescriptive authority orreferral to other healthcare providers or community resources.
Counsels and educates patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventativehealth, treatment options and community resources.
Documents delivery of health care and nursing processes in accordance with specificspecialty area standards and network nursing policy.
Complexity of Work:
- Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to workwith minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment.
Personal Protective Equipment:
- Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
What You Will Need
Licensure/Certification/Registration:Required Credential(s):• BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.• Nurse Practitioner credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.• Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home statelicense for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Education:• Master's degree of Nursing required.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Ascension Saint Thomas is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfEEO is the Law Poster SupplementPlease 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.
This employer participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.E-Verify (https://e-verify.uscis.gov/web/media/resourcesContents/E-Verify_Participation_Poster_ES.pdf)
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