Acute Care NP - Neuroscience ICU

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Location
Central, VA
Salary
$90,000 - $140,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Master of Science
Date
Jun 19, 2017
Job ID
2307063
 
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner  - NeuroscienceICU opportunity is available at a leading university medical center located in beautiful central Virginia! 

The Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit focuses on critically ill patients with neurological injuries or damage or those who are recovering from brain or spine surgery. The 12-bed unit provides the advantage of state-of-the-art imaging technologies and specialized patient care.  We offer care for patients with:
  • Hemorrhages, stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, status epilepticus (constant seizures), encephalitis, meningitis and myasthenia gravis crisis
  • Respiratory or blood pressure problems due to neurological disorders such as Guillain-Barre syndrome
  • Medical complications such as pneumonia, hypotension, sepsis or other medical complications combined with neurological, neurosurgical or orthopedic problems
Requirements:
  • Education: Master's Degree in Nursing from an accredited School of Nursing.
  • Experience:  Prior experience as an RN in a similar unit. Exceptional new NPs will be considered.
  • License/Certification: Licensed (or eligible) to Practice as an RN and NP in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  Licensed to prescribe medication in Virginia. American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification. ACNP or AG ACNP.
This picturesque Virginia city in the rolling foothills of the historic Blue Ridge Mountains offers many of the cultural, educational and professional advantages of a large metropolitan area. Charming for both its academic, recreational and leisure opportunities, including hiking, biking, canoeing, rappelling, golf and other athletics, as well as theater and music, it is consistently acclaimed by publications as one of the most livable cities in the country. Shopping, dining and entertainment, as well as convenient proximity to the beach or Washington DC, make this an ideal place for families, singles and active adults. This location consistently ranks high on quality-of-life rankings, including Happiest, Best College Town, Best City to Live, Healthiest, Best Place to Live in America, and more!
 
Paid relocation,  sign-on bonus, excellent compensation package.
 

 To learn more about this great opportunity, please email your resume along with the best days and time to reach you.