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Dialysis Clinic, Inc. Dialysis Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant in Indiana, Pennsylvania

Overview

Dialysis Clinic Inc., one of the largest not-for-profit providers of kidney care in the U.S., has an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant to join its practice in the Indiana, Pennsylvania area. The ideal candidate selected will join our team in a well-established practice to serve patients in the Western Pennsylvania market.

The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant may provide care in inpatient, office and dialysis center settings. We strive to help each patient, and members of their healthcare team, develop the knowledge, skills and resources to assist the patient in meeting their healthcare goals.

Responsibilities

  • Help patients manage health issues, prevent decline and identify risk factors

  • Perform medication reconciliation and management

  • Communicate with nephrologist about patient care matters including but not limited to inpatient status, office follow-up and dialysis care

  • Communicate timely and appropriately with patients and external members of the patient’s healthcare team

  • Actively engage patients, family members and caregivers – including education and support

  • Communicate order changes and discharge summary notes from the hospital to the dialysis clinic when appropriate

  • Correspond with referring providers for continuity of care

  • Monitor hospital admissions

  • Participate in discharge planning and work closely with hospital discharge team

Qualifications

  • Must be a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner or a Physician Assistant

  • Minimum one to two years as an advanced practice nurse preferred

  • Experience treating patients with renal disease preferred

  • Graduate of an accredited nurse practitioner program if CRNP

Job Location US-PA-Indiana

Posted Date 2 weeks ago (7/19/2021 2:46 PM)

ID 2021-12414

# of Openings 1

Address 870 Hospital Road

Category Nursing

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