Advanced Practice Provider - Hospital Medicine - Florence Medical Center
Company: MUSC Health
Posted on: January 27, 2023
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Job Purpose: The Hospital Medicine Departments at MUSC Health -
Florence Medical Center is seeking an Acute Care NP or PA to
provide adult in-patient care as part of a team of 12 physicians
and 6 APPs.
Required Minimum Training and Education
Completion of an accredited Physician Assistant program and
currently licensed or eligible for licensure as a Physician
Completion of an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program and
currently licensed as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner.
Must have at least 6 months of hospital medicine experience. ICU
experience a plus but not required.
Degree of Supervision
Acute Care NP or PA will be assigned a Primary
Supervising/Collaborating Physician employed by MUSC and will
report directly to this physician.
Required Licensure, Certifications, Registrations
Currently licensed (or eligible) in the state of South Carolina as
a Physician Assistant by the South Carolina Board of Medical
Examiners or as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner with the SC Board
of Nursing. Requires certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support
(ACLS). If ACLS is not current, provider must enroll and have
received certificate by start date. DHEC and DEA license
applications must be submitted prior to first day.
Provides direct care to patients through the following
- Takes comprehensive history and performs physical
- Evaluates and treats on the basis of history, physical
examination, radiological, laboratory, and other diagnostic test
results pursuant to the practice agreement or scope of practice
- Initiates referrals to other health care provides, and/or
consults with the attending physician or the collaborating
- Documents and bills for direct care provided
- Utilizes current research and evidence-based decision-making in
all clinical practice
- Performs and participates in quality/performance improvement
activities and clinical research
- Participates in and supports accreditation, compliance, and
regulatory activities of the organization
- Demonstrates responsibility for professional practice through
active participation in professional organizations and continuing
- Potential to precept students at MUSC enrolled as an advanced
practice provider student; and facilitates the learning of other
new team members
- Acute Care NP or PA must maintain licenses, certifications,
CNEs/CMEs, etc. as required by applicable policies and state
Continuous requirements are to perform job functions while
standing, walking and sitting. Ability to bend at the waist, kneel,
climb stairs, reach in all directions, fully use both hands and
legs, possess good finger dexterity, perform repetitive motions
with hands/wrists/elbows and shoulders, reach in all directions.
Ability to be qualified physically for respirator use, initially
and as required. Maintain 20/40 vision corrected, see and recognize
objects close at hand and at a distance, work in a latex safe
environment and work indoors. Frequently lift, lower, push and pull
and/or carry objects weighing 50 lbs (+/-) unassisted, exert up to
50 lbs of force, lift from 36" to overhead 25 lbs. Infrequently
work in dusty areas and confined/cramped spaces.
Keyphrases: hospitalist jobs
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