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Advanced Practitioner Nocturnist Opportunity

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Hospital Medicine
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24/7 Model|Established Program|Procedures not Required
Akron, OH US
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Clinical Recruiter:
Danielle Reeves (615) 390-5832

Akron, Ohio's fifth largest city, has much to offer its residents. National events hosted annually in Akron cover a wide variety of hobbies and interests. The PGA World Golf Championships travels to Akron each year for the Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club. In mid-July, Akron hosts the National Hamburger Festival consisting of different vendors serving original recipe hamburgers and a Miss Hamburger contest. The city is also home to a number of theaters, museums and cultural centers.

The E.J. Thomas Hall, the largest of three performance halls in Akron, regularly shows performances by the Akron Symphony Orchestra, Broadway musicals, ballets, comedies, lectures and entertainers, attracting more than 400,000 visitors annually. Rising from the rolling hills of the Western Reserve along the Ohio and Erie Canal, Akron is a vital heartland city and an ideal place to live and work in the Midwest.

As a Nurse Practitioner with Sound Physicians, you will work in an environment that promotes the Sound Core Values of integrity, teamwork, service, quality and innovation enjoying a sustainable career with programs consistently staffed to levels that facilitate a manageable workload for our hospital teams. This is your opportunity to be a part of hospitalist services in this community hospital providing comprehensive general medical and surgical services. Featuring a comprehensive list of specialties, this hospital is a leader in addressing the health and medical needs of the community.

The Team – The Hospital

  • 500+ bed, community hospital
  • 26 Physician team with 4 Advanced Practitioners , Hospitalist RN, and Hospitalist Coordinator
  • Blocked schedule for a sustainable career with programs consistently staffed to levels that facilitate a manageable workload
  • Full subspecialty support with 24/7 critical care team
  • 12 hour shifts (7p-7a) on a 7 on/7 off block schedule or 9p-7a working four ten hour shifts
  • Access SoundInstitute™ learning platform for continuing education, and professional career development with convenient online and in-person educational courses, including CME 

Requirements of Advanced Practitioners

  • Perform evaluation and management services to patients requiring hospitalist services with the hospitalist practice
  • Cross cover for the hospitalist team
  • Write progress notes
  • Order and interpret routine and special laboratory studies
  • Write orders for inpatient medicine
  • Perform such other responsibilities as reasonably assigned by the chief hospitalist and within NP scope of practice 
  • Cover after hour calls from patient care staff- including and not limited to Electrolyte replacement, Hypertension, and other acute situations which may arise overnight for 2 buildings 
  • Consult with covering physician’ as needed based on patient situations that may arise for 2 buildings 
  • Consult other physician services as dictated per patient condition
  • Consult other healthcare disciplines as needed per patient condition
  • Work closely with Rapid Response Teams to treat patient conditions as required and collaborate with covering physicians 
  • Cross cover pages from nursing staff for patient care needs which may arise overnight 

Current, unrestricted license in Ohio and certification in ACLS and BLS/Adult Acute Care. Will consider Family Practice or Geriatric Certification with recent acute care experience.

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