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Nurse Practitioner-Cardiology-Heart Failure

at MaineHealth in Scarborough, Maine, United States

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Maine Medical Partners Cardiology - Heart Failure Nurse Practitioner
Scarborough, ME

Maine Medical Partners - MaineHealth Cardiology is seeking a patient centered, respectful, flexible, and detail oriented Nurse Practitioner to join our growing practice as we diligently meet the needs of our patients with congestive heart failure. This Nurse Practitioner will focus on caring for patients who have a diagnosis of CHF. Functioning in a hybrid role, this APP will split time between a remote work-from-home position and will also be expected to spend time working from the Cardiology practice location at 96 Campus Dr in Scarborough, ME. Partnering with our Heart Failure team, a pharmacist, and a health coach, this APP will be responsible for the clinical management and coordination of care for this population of patients.

We are a growing, integrated practice of over 45 cardiologists that offers its patients outstanding cardiology services with the highest level of care. Our cardiologists are Board Certified and trained in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases of the heart and circulatory system. We are closely tied to the nationally recognized cardiac services at Maine Medical Center and other regional hospitals & practices to build a coordinated network of care.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

Current nursing license issued by the State of Maine or eligible for licensure.
Successful completion of an approved Nurse Practitioner program.
BSN required; MSN preferred.
Minimum three years of professional nursing experience.
Two years of Nurse Practitioner experience preferred but not required.
Current BLS certification.
Knowledge of advanced practice of nursing, professional nursing theory, practices and regulations related to evaluating and providing patient care, and professional ethics related to the delivery of nursing care.
Knowledge of patient assessment techniques including taking medical histories, performing physicals, evaluating health status, including state of wellness and compliance with care recommendations.
Skill in case management, time management, problem solving, crisis intervention, multitasking and other organizational matters.
Ability to make responsible decisions within scope of NP Practice.
Ability to educate patients, families, and staff in user-friendly manner.
Strong computer skills with skill in using computerized health information management system.
Excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills with the ability to establish/maintain effective working relationships with patients, clinical staff and the public.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

Current nursing license issued by the State of Maine or eligible for licensure.
Successful completion of an approved Nurse Practitioner program.
BSN required; MSN preferred.
Minimum three years of professional nursing experience.
Two years of Nurse Practitioner experience preferred but not required.
Current BLS certification.
Knowledge of advanced practice of nursing, professional nursing theory, practices and regulations related to evaluating and providing patient care, and professional ethics related to the delivery of nursing care.
Knowledge of patient assessment techniques including taking medical histories, performing physicals, evaluating health status, including state of wellness and compliance with care recommendations.
Skill in case management, time management, problem solving, crisis intervention, multitasking and other organizational matters.
Ability to make responsible decisions within scope of NP Practice.
Ability to educate patients, families, and staff in user-friendly manner.
Strong computer skills with skill in using computerized health information management system.
Excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills with the ability to establish/maintain effective working relationships with patients, clinical staff and the public.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Additional Information

MaineHealth was ranked one of America's Best Large Employers in 2022 by Forbes!

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, "Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America." MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million... For full info follow application link.

MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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Job Posting: 854871

Posted On: Nov 30, 2022

Updated On: Jan 13, 2023

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