Job ID: 290068093
Last Updated: 8/19/2022
Cardiology Nurse Practitioner with Award-Winning Saratoga Hospital in Saratoga Springs, New York
Medical Staff Recruiter/Practice Liaison
Saratoga Hospital Medical Group - Cardiology
Full time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant opportunities with Saratoga Hospital Medical Group Cardiology!
Our Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants serve as an integral patient care providers and member of the Cardiology team. We are building our Advanced Practice Provider team from four to six members. Work five days a week, which may include weekends, with no call responsibilities. The NP/PA will work closely with colleagues and have a reasonable amount of autonomy in the care and medical decision-making for patients. A few highlights of responsibilities:
Obtains, documents and updates medical history. Identifies health risks and needs. Performs physical examinations and conducts preventive screening procedures based on age and history. Formulates a differential diagnosis and plan of care based on history, physical examination, and clinical findings. Identifies needs of the individual, family, or community.
Orders and review diagnostic tests. Identifies, prescribes, and manage pharmacological therapies.
Determines effectiveness of the plan of care through documentation of patient care outcomes.
Reassesses and modifies plan of care as necessary to achieve medical and health goals.
Makes referrals to other health professionals and community agencies. Admits/discharges to appropriate service.
Participates in team meetings and conferences to enhance an interdisciplinary approach to health care delivery.
Serves on departmental and multidisciplinary committees, which influence or determine policies affecting advanced practice providers.
Participates in and develops projects and quality improvement programs, as well as standards of care and practice.
Maintains current level of knowledge relative to professional practice.
Maintains all required professional documentation, such as license, certifications, infection control, ACLS/BLS, DEA as well as system requirements.
Acts as resource to staff and implements educational programs, as needed.
Ability to obtain a New York State license to practice as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant with a minimum of two to five years of experience. Cardiology experience is preferred.
Saratoga Hospital Medical Group, our multispecialty group of physicians and advanced practice providers, contributes significantly to the hospitals continued growth and reputation for excellence. Collegiality plays an integral part in that, too. Doctors enjoy a shared governance approach to leadership and tremendous support of hospital administration.
Saratoga Hospital is a 171-bed independent, locally governed, thriving community hospital and a leading healthcare provider in the region. We have enjoyed continuous growth for more than a decade, along with a reputation for high quality, personalized, compassionate care. Since September 2004, Saratoga Hospital has maintained Magnet recognition for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Centerthe highest honor an organization can receive for professional nursing practice. Saratoga Hospital has once again been named a Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News & World Report, taking the top spot in Northern New York and ranking third in the Albany region for 2020-2021.
Saratoga Hospital is a clinical affiliate of Albany Med Health System. This gives our physicians access to shared best practices, continuing medical education (CME), leadership and teaching opportunities. This partnership has added access to services typically not offered by community hospitals, as well as a seamless connection to the Capital Regions only academic medical center and the highly specialized medical care it can provide.
The compensation and benefit package is competitive and includes: Health and Prescription Plan; Dental and Vision Insurances; 403(b) Retirement Plan; (For full time: Company Paid Life Insurance & Accidental Death and Dismemberment; LTD); Flexible Spending Account(s) including Medical Reimbursement and Dependent Care Account; Paid Time Off, professional dues; professional liability coverage, $200 annual YMCA discount, a number of supplemental insurances, services, discount programs and more!
Saratoga is a great place to live and work!
Located a half hour from Albany, three hours from New York City, Montreal and Boston, right on the edge of New England, the region offers family-oriented communities, and neighborhoods for every lifestyle with excellent schools.
Saratoga Springs and surrounding towns and villages are experiencing growth and revitalization evidenced by new homes, upscale apartments, shops, eateries, and businesses.
Saratoga is known for world-class entertainment and abundant year-round recreational opportunities. Famous venues include Saratoga Race Course, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Spa State Park, and Saratoga National Historic Park, to name a few.
Outdoor enthusiasts will love the natural beauty of the Adirondacks, nearby Berkshires and Green Mountains, Saratoga Lake, Lake George, other waterways, and more.
Visit us to learn more at: SaratogaHospital.org, iLoveNY.com/places-to-go/capital-saratoga/, andVisitAdirondacks.com
Send CV: Denise Romand, CPRP, Medical Staff Recruiter/Liaison, Saratoga Hospital e: email@example.com | p: 518.583.8465w: SaratogaHospital.org
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