Advanced Practice Nurse - Mt. Vernon
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Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Principal Duties, Responsibilities and/or Essential Functions:
Demonstrates and provides professional care to specialty patients requiring an advanced level of knowledge and management of patient care.
Initiates and provides medical interventions in response to acute changes in patient conditions.
Provides educational services to nursing and ancillary departments and serves as an educational consultant on clinical practice issues.
Applies evidence based practices to achieve multidisciplinary collaboration to facilitate continuity of care.
Contributes to the satisfaction of the medical staff by collaborating with physicians to deliver best care.
Recognizes and utilizes opportunities to act as a change agent by introducing clinical practice innovations.
Evaluates clinical practices associated with specialty area, defines needs/problems with patient care and makes constructive suggestions that creates a positive patient outcome.