Recognized for Excellence. Chosen for Caring.
Human Resources: 700 Lawn Avenue, Sellersville, PA 18960  |  215-453-4874
Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Care
PRN / Per Diem, Days - Non-Committed - Mon-Fri, 8am-4:30pm, as needed. Minimum requirement of 6 visits/week & attendance during weekly team meeting.
Sellersville, PA 18960

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Grand View Health is a leader in the healthcare community, recently earning an "A" Grade for Patient Safety from The Leapfrog Group. Located in Upper Bucks County, Grand View Health is a well-established, independent hospital offering a full range of healthcare services. Our employees enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a top-ranked hospital in a collaborative, community environment. Grand View Health: Recognized for excellence, chosen for caring.


Responsibilities

  1. Performs interviews/health histories. Sources may include, but are not limited to, adult and geriatric patients and/or families and records requisitioned from Grand View Hospital, other healthcare providers or other facilities.
  2. Performs physical exams.
  3. Interprets data from the history, physical exam and diagnostic tests to identify actual or potential patient problems and needs.
  4. Develops and implements palliative plan of care for the adult or geriatric patient.
  5. Monitors responses to palliative plan and adjusts plan accordingly.
  6. Collaborates with patient’s physicians re: patient palliative plan of care.
  7. Provides teaching, consultation, guidance, counseling and emotional support to patients and their families.

 

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience as an NP is desirable.
  • Must possess a Master's degree.
  • Position relies strongly on the ability to collaborate with the patient's care team and requires strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license, own transportation. etc.


LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Nurse Practitioner, licensed upon hire, required.
  • Registered Nurse in PA, licensed upon hire, required.
  • Current CPR certification upon hire required.
Grand View Health is an equal opportunity employer.
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