Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Our Growth is your Opportunity: We began our Palliative program last year and we need to add on more providers! Become a part of this innovative and growing group of Palliative providers.
The role of Full-time Palliative Care (PC) Nurse Practitioner is that of advanced nursing care provider, clinical consultant, and patient/family educator in the implementation and coordination of multi-disciplinary supportive care of the patient with complex needs within the inpatient, and possibly in the future outpatient/patients home settings.
In this role, the PC nurse practitioner, in collaboration with the PC physician and PC nurse navigator, will coordinate and provide complex palliative care for at-risk patients, patients requiring symptom management and supportive care, and developing goals of care and treatment plans.
The PC Nurse Practitioner utilizes both an interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary approach to provide seamless care delivery, integrating a wide range of providers and services, such as, pain management, social work, financial advocacy, spiritual care, specialty navigators, nursing care and medical management.
The PC Nurse Practitioner is expected to actively participate in the health systems efforts to provide internal and external coordination of care that will add benefit and comfort to the PC patients quality of life.
Palliative care patient management requires building long-term relationships and networking for ongoing coordinated care to improve the overall quality of life of the population served.
Expert Clinician and Educator: Leads the development and implementation of standards of care related to the management and evaluation of palliative care patients. Collaborates in the development of multidisciplinary goals of care planning for palliative care patients.
Health, Dental and Vision
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Paid time off and additional CME paid time off
CME dollars along with licensing and dues dollars
Long term and Short Term disability insurance
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Required Minimum Education:
Masters Degree from an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program
Required Minimum Experience:
Three years of experience as a Nurse Practitioner.
Three years nursing experience in outpatient and/or inpatient environment, or community care setting.
Able to demonstrate direct involvement in a multidisciplinary team caring for palliative care patients.
Palliative Care, Hospice or Oncology Advanced Practice (APRN) certification must be obtained within one year of hire.
Certificate of completion of CAPC's Pain Management Curriculum must be completed within the first 6 months of employment.
Light Work: Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.
About Anne Arundel Medical Center - Anne Arundel Medical Group
Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC), a regional health system headquartered in Annapolis, Md., serves an area of more than one million people. Founded in 1902, AAMC includes a not-for-profit hospital, a medical group, imaging services, a substance use treatment center, and other health enterprises. In addition to a 57-acre Annapolis campus, AAMC has outpatient pavilions in Bowie, Kent Island, Pasad...ena, Odenton and Waugh Chapel.
AAMC is nationally recognized for its joint replacement center, emergency heart attack response and cancer care. A leader in women’s services, AAMC ranks second in Maryland for number of births annually and has a Level III neonatal intensive care unit.
With more than 1,000 medical staff members, 3,900 employees and 750 volunteers, AAMC consistently receives awards for quality, patient satisfaction and innovation.