Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Advanced Provider III – Certified Nurse Midwife
Fort Myers, FL
Full time, variable schedule
Are you a compassionate and caring Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant who wants to provide an excellent patient care experience? Do you want to be a part of an award winning organization? If so, Lee Health is the place for you! Lee Health is a public, not-for-profit system consisting of four acute care hospitals, a new children's hospital, rehab hospital, 80+ physician offices, expanding Home Health division, and more, all on the beautiful Southwest Florida coastline.
The Advanced Provider III is responsible for the delivery of patient care in their area of specialty through the process of assessment; evaluation; diagnosing; recognition and prevention of adverse event; planning; and implementation. Performs responsibilities in four areas of practice: clinician, teacher, leadership and professional development. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe; effective and efficient patient care delivery; and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Continuously monitors quality patient care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care. Provides leadership in the practice location. Nurse Practitioners (NP) and Physician Assistants (PA) are required to function consistent with Florida Law. The Advanced Provider III typically practice as hospital based specialists; may act as a surgical assist and perform inpatient procedures. Has night and weekend shift rotations and call coverage responsibilities. Cares for high acuity patients in a fast paced and unpredictable environment. May work without immediate physician supervision. Examples include ICU APs; ED APs; Surgical subspecialties APs, etc.
Graduate from a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant program required.
Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant License required.
Experience in area of specialty preferred.
BLS (American Heart Association/Basic Life Support) is required. ACLS may be required as identified/area of specialty. Certification by the America College of Nurse-Midwifes (ACNM) and American Certification Council (ACC) is required for Nurse Midwives.