Provide direct patient care services; augment a physicianï¿½s ability to provide medical services to patients; perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures related to patient care, may participate in pre and post-operative patient care, order lab studies and professional consultations. Provides patient support in an inpatient and /or outpatient setting.Maintains appropriate patient charts and medical records.
1. Registered nurse licensure to practice in the state of Michigan. 2. State of Michigan Nurse Specialty Certification as a Nurse Practitioner. 3. Master's degree in nursing from an accredited nurse practitioner training program. 4. Two years clinical experience as a professional nurse. 5. Prefer three years transplant experience. 5. National certification in advanced practice nursing specialty from one of the following certification bodies: ???American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) ??? National Certification Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Nurses (NCBPNPN) ??National Certification Corporation for the Obstetric & Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing Specialties (NCCOGNS) ??American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) ??Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation (ONCC) ????American Board for Transplant Certification (ABTC). 6. Eligible for approval of privileges to practice within the Detroit Medical Center as an Allied Health Professional through the Detroit Medical Center Medical Staff Organization. Application for Allied Health Professional credentialing must be submitted to the Detroit Medical Center Medical Affairs Office upon hire. 7. Prior to obtaining privileges through the Detroit Medical Center Medical Staff Organization, the transplant nurse practitioner may: a) See patients under the direct supervision of a nurse practitioner, who has obtained privileges through the Detroit Medical Center Medical Staff Organization, or the attending physician. b) Prescribe medications and treatments, and order diagnostic tests as a delegated responsibility from the attending physician. The orders will be written as verbal orders and must be co-signed by the supervising nurse practitioner or attending physician within 24 hours. 8. In accordance with State of Michigan administrative rules R338.10403, ?Only nurses certified in a nursing specialty field may hold themselves out to the public as nurse specialists using the title nurse anesthetist, nurse midwife, or nurse practitioner. Conduct contrary to this rule is deemed a violation of sections 16221(g) of the act.? Therefore, prior to obtaining national certification in an advanced practice nursing specialty and State of Michigan Specialty Certification as a Nurse Practitioner, the title nurse practitioner may not be used and newly graduated nurse practitioners will be hired under Graduate Advanced Practice Nurse job description. LEGAL SCOPE OF PRACTICE: 1. In the state of Michigan, certified nurse practitioners have the scope of practice of both a Registered Nurse and a Nurse Practitioner. 2. A certified nurse practitioner may prescribe/write medical orders according to collaborative practice agreement with a licensed physician. The physician?s name must appear on the prescription along with the NP?s name and signature. Example: Sarah Smith CNP/Alex Jones, MD. 3. According to Michigan law, nurse practitioner?s have delegated authority to prescribe non-controlled and controlled substances II-V as a defined in Michigan Administrative Code Rules 338.2305 & 338.108b. 4. According to Michigan Public Health Code Part 178, Physical Therapy, 333.17820: Physical therapy may only be provided upon the prescription of a physician, dentist or podiatrist. 5. Nurse practitioners may perform medical procedures as defined in collaborative practice agreement with a licensed physician upon: a) Initial training in performance of specific procedure, which shall include appropriate didactic instruction and demonstration of clinical competence in performing the procedure. b ) Documentation of ongoing clinical competence in performance of specific procedure. 6. Transplant Nurse practitioners may bill for professional services under physician provider ID number or may bill under own provider ID number, according to requirements of individual insurers. For example, as of 5/9/03, nurse practitioners may obtain & bill under their own provider ID numbers for Medicare, Medicaid, Tricare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Michigan. [BRASSRING IMPORT 11/17/16]
Primary Location: Detroit, Michigan
Facility: DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Rotate
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Internal Number: 1905012769
About DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.