Carle Health is seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant to join our growing Critical Care team at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Illinois.
The Carle Health Critical Care APP works in collaboration with a multidisciplinary health care team. The APP provides healthcare in critical care settings, including critical care (trauma, neuro, med/surg) and cardiovascular ICUs. The Carle Health Critical Care APP has didactic education, clinical competency and national certification in identified area of clinical practice. The Critical Care APP demonstrates medical knowledge, clinical judgment, technical competence, professionalism, interpersonal communication skills, timely and compliant documentation, and is responsible for professional development and competency validation.
Position Details Include:
Collaboration with dedicated Critical Care physicians, Advanced Practice Providers, Clinical Pharmacists, and resident physicians
Critical Care Service covers 48 ICU beds including cardiac, trauma, medical, surgical and neuro
Assist with hospital codes along with Critical Care physician and code team
Opportunity to obtain independent credentialing in ICU procedures such as PICC placement, arterial line, and central lines as well as opportunities for Intubation, paracentesis, chest-tube placement
State-of-the-art ICU in Carle's 390,000-square-foot patient tower
Mix of week day/night/evening and weekend shifts and holiday rotation
Collaboration with Critical Care physicians in the management of complex critically ill patients with multi-organ dysfunction/failure, poly trauma, TBI, complex stroke and SAH
Assist with management of patients receiving CRRT/CVVH, Targeted Temperature Management
Participation in monthly CCT M&M, CVICU, and CCU RN education/training
Master's degree with Acute Care specialty preferred. FNP considered with prior ICU provider experience considered
Physician Assistant with prior ICU experience
1-2 years of APP experience preferred
Consideration for nursing ICU/ED experience
Growing organizational research opportunities
Quality and Practice Committee membership within Critical Care Service and organizationally
Access to state-of-the-art sim-lab for procedural training
Current Illinois registered nurse license and advanced practice nurse licensure /physician assistant licensure
BLS and ACLS certification
Must satisfactorily complete all continuing education including NIH Stroke Scale Certification and stroke education required for providers at Comprehensive Stroke Center
Based in Urbana, IL, The Carle Foundation is a vertically integrated system with more than 9,500 employees in its five hospitals, multi-specialty physician groups, health plan and associated healthcare businesses including the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, the world’s first engineering-based medical school. Carle is proud to be named a Great Place to Work®. Carle Foundation Hospital and Carle BroMenn Medical Center hold Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest honor for nursing care and Carle Foundation Hospital (CFH) ranks as one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals™ by Healthgrades®.