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Nurse Practitioner Cardiology

AdventHealth South Overland Park

7820 W 165th Street, Overland Park, KS 66223

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits Available Day One
  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite childcare center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Job Summary:

  • Maintains an unwavering commitment to the highest standards of ethical behavior and honesty.
  • Delegates and/or assigns nursing care responsibilities considering the following factors – the degree of supervision needed by the associate, competence and experience level, staff availability, and patient acuity.
  • Utilizes Patient Care Problem Solving Process and/or Conflict Resolution Process to resolve patient care conflicts.
  • Initiates and maintains accurate records, appropriate legal documents and other health and nursing care reports.Delegates and/or assigns nursing care responsibilities considering the following factors – the degree of supervision needed by the associate, competence and experience level, staff availability, and patient acuity.
  • Utilizes Patient Care Problem Solving Process and/or Conflict Resolution Process to resolve patient care conflicts.
  • Initiates and maintains accurate records, appropriate legal documents and other health and nursing care reports.

What You Will Need:

  • Master’s Degree
  • Up to 1 Year of Position-Related Experience
  • Kansas Nurse Practitioner License (APRN/NP)
  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association
  • ACLS obtained through the American Heart Association – required for Cardiology NP

Nurse Practitioner Primary Care

Gateway Medical Office Building

7450 Kessler, Merriam, KS 66204

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Delegates and/or assigns nursing care responsibilities considering the following factors – the degree of supervision needed by the associate, competence and experience level, staff availability, and patient acuity.
  • Utilizes Patient Care Problem Solving Process and/or Conflict Resolution Process to resolve patient care conflicts.
  • Initiates and maintains accurate records, appropriate legal documents and other health and nursing care reports.
  • Transmits/prescribes prescription orders pursuant to written protocols as authorized by a sponsoring physician and in accordance with DEA requirements.

What You Will Need:

  • Master’s Degree
  • Up to 1 Year of Position-Related Experience
  • Kansas Nurse Practitioner License (APRN/NP)
  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association
  • ACLS obtained through the American Heart Association – required for Cardiology NP

Nurse Practitioner Endocrinology

Gateway Medical Office Building

7450 Kessler, Merriam, KS 66204

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Delegates and/or assigns nursing care responsibilities considering the following factors – the degree of supervision needed by the associate, competence and experience level, staff availability, and patient acuity.
  • Utilizes Patient Care Problem Solving Process and/or Conflict Resolution Process to resolve patient care conflicts.
  • Initiates and maintains accurate records, appropriate legal documents and other health and nursing care reports.
  • Transmits/prescribes prescription orders pursuant to written protocols as authorized by a sponsoring physician and in accordance with DEA requirements.

What You Will Need:

  • Master’s Degree
  • Up to 1 Year of Position-Related Experience
  • Kansas Nurse Practitioner License (APRN/NP)
  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association

Clinical Pharmacist PRN

South Overland Park, KS

You Will Be Responsible For:

Pharmacy Operations:

Actively performs all pharmacy functions and maintains active proficiency in:

  • Standard work parameters
  • Operational programs
  • Dispensing and compounding systems
  • Hospital computer systems
  • Medication ordering systems

Pharmacy Practice:

  • Completes critical medication order scrutiny, drug profile review, and patient monitoring to identify, prevent, or mitigate medication-related problems
  • Improper drug, dose, or dosage form selection
  • Dose frequency or timing
  • Subtherapeutic dosage
  • Over dosage
  • Adverse drug reactions or drug allergy
  • Drug interactions

What You Will Need:

  • Bachelor of Pharmacy, Doctor of Pharmacy, or other advanced pharmacy degree
  • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency or three years of clinical pharmacy experience
  • Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Applicable State Pharmacy License  

Pharmacy Manager

7840 W 165th St, Overland Park, KS 66203

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Implements new technology and delivery systems as required
  • Oversees quality improvement activities, produces and monitors Quality Improvement Activities within areas of oversight responsibility to continuously assess and improve services
  • Demonstrates knowledge of current trends in business and healthcare industry, while continually analyzing impact on department operations
  • Maintains optimization of staff ratios within the Pharmacy law for maximum productivity
  • Maintains reports regarding quality, productivity, and service utilization
  • Effectively meets nursing and physician needs in a timely and cost-effective manner
  • Integrates services into the organization’s primary functions

What You Will Need:

  • Bachelor of Pharmacy
  • State Pharmacy License
  • State Pharmacist-In-Charge (PIC) License

Physician Assistant Cardiology

AdventHealth South Overland Park

7820 W 165th Street, Overland Park, KS 66223

You Will Be Responsible For:   

  • Maintains an unwavering commitment to the highest standards of ethical behavior and honesty.
  • Delegates and/or assigns nursing care responsibilities considering the following factors – the degree of supervision needed by the associate, competence and experience level, staff availability, and patient acuity.
  • Utilizes Patient Care Problem Solving Process and/or Conflict Resolution Process to resolve patient care conflicts.
  • Initiates and maintains accurate records, appropriate legal documents and other healthcare reports.
  • Transmits/prescribes prescription orders pursuant to written protocols as authorized by a sponsoring physician and in accordance with DEA requirements.
  • Incorporates patient, physician, patient needs and concerns into decision-making and organizational action.

What You Will Need:

  • Kansas Physician Assistant License
  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association
  • ACLS obtained through the American Heart Association

Physician Assistant General Surgery

Gateway Medical Office Building

7450 Kessler, Merriam, KS 66204

You Will Be Responsible For:   

  • Ensures that the patient’s plan of care includes all CMS, JCAHO, GWTG, Action Registry and all of the quality/outcome data base indicators and accurate and complete documentation is reflected in each patient’s medical record.
  • Seeks appropriate resources to clarify information concerning the nursing/medical care regime as needed.  Coordinates care by collaborating with physicians and others to obtain appropriate services, including multidisciplinary team meetings.
  • Provides an accurate, thorough and timely report of patient’s condition to physicians and multidisciplinary team members. Works collaboratively with Utilization Review and Social Services regarding patient’s LOS and discharge planning.
  • Initiates the multidisciplinary teaching plan which provides information to patient/ family/ significant other in the areas of (as appropriate): the safe and effective use of medications, nutrition/modified diets, potential food/drug interactions, safe and effective use of equipment, rehabilitative techniques, access to community resources and when and how to obtain further treatment.

What You Will Need:

  • Master’s Degree
  • Up to 1 Year of Position-Related Experience
  • Kansas Physician Assistant License
  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association

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