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229660 Nurse Pract - APP II

Penn Medicine
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
Penn Medicine at Home is seeking a full-time Hospice & Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner to join their growing team. The Hospice & Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner will support Penn Hospice programs in the care of seriously ill patients and their families. The NP will be responsible for expert clinical practice in symptom management, care coordination, and end-of-life care management for patients receiving inpatient or home hospice services. Services provided may include home visits for symptom management, home visits to determine hospice eligibility, and visits to patients in skilled nursing facilities. The NP will also round on the inpatient hospice unit, as needed. The Hospice & Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner will report to the Clinical Coordinator for Hospice and Palliative Care and will be expected to maintain expertise in palliative care clinical skills and hospice regulatory requirements. The NP will have opportunities to participate in health system palliative care educational offerings.The position will require regular travel primarily based in Delaware County and West Philadelphia.

•\tGraduate of a NLN-approved school of nursing\n•\tCompletion of an approved Nurse Practitioner program with a MSN or DNP \n•\tRN and CRNP licensure in the State of Pennsylvania\n•\tNational certification is required from ANCC in area of specialty and Advanced Certification from the National Board for Certification of Hospice and Palliative Nurses is desired\n•\tMust have current CPR certification\n•\tPrior APP experience required; prior hospice or palliative care experience strongly preferred

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Posted: 2021-05-05 Expires: 2021-06-13

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229660 Nurse Pract - APP II

Penn Medicine
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

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