Provides assistance and support to physicians and other medical providers in assessing, planning, and providing patient care
Must have completed advanced education and training in the diagnosis and management of common medical conditions and chronic illnesses.
Requires certification as a Nurse Practitioner
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with advanced education as an APN in include certification by a nationally recognized professional organization of a nursing specialty or individuals who have met criteria for advanced practice nursing established by the State Board of Nursing.
Degrees, Licensures and/or Certificates:
Current State of Arkansas Board of Nursing License.
BLS certification required
ACLS certification required
Must have a copy of a diploma or offical transcript of the highest level of education
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to assess and provide appropriate care to patients in cardiac rehab under a collaborative agreement with physician. Ability to manage staff to achieve goals and obtain optimal outcomes. Maintain Financial sustainability through appropriate admissions to the department.