Henry Ford Health System Leader/Nurse Practitioner/Mainly in Detroit/Days/20Hours in Detroit, Michigan
This part-time Leader Nurse Practitioner position will support the Nurse Practitioners who work at the 9 School Based Health Clinics in Detroit as well as the single clinics located in the cities of Warren, Mt. Clemens, and Highland Park. The Leader will act as a mentor for the NP's as well as a support person for the clinical staff.The schedule will be flexible but must be worked weekdays within normal school hours. There will be an occasional evening or Saturday event that will be required as well Functions as a team leader, acting as a resource to support the clinical practiceProvides inpatient and/or outpatient medical care with the supervision but not necessarily the presence of a qualified physician member of the medical staffTakes patient history, performs physical examination, orders and interprets tests, makes diagnoses and institutes appropriate treatment programsPerforms nursing functions independentlyWorks in collaboration with staff physicians, house officers, nurses and other members of the medical care team to ensure that patient outcomes are achieved in a safe and efficient mannerSpecific procedures are individually credentialed as indicated by training and experience
Requires Master's Degree in NursingFive (5) years of NP experience to become a LeaderLicensure as a Certified Nurse PractitionerLicensure as a Registered NurseBCLS certificationCertification in one of the following: ANA certification exam in a nursing specialty field, National Certification Corporation (NCC), National Certification Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Associates, and/or Certification from Michigan State Board of Nursing as a Nurse Practitioner (NP)A familiarity with Henry Ford Health System is preferredA self-starter who is organized and focused is highly preferredPrevious leadership experience is preferredA passion for children, teens, and the under-served population is highly preferredOverview Henry Ford Health System, one of the largest and most comprehensive integrated U.S. health care systems, is a national leader in clinical care, research and education. The system includes the 1,200-member Henry Ford Medical Group, five hospitals, Health Alliance Plan (a health insurance and wellness company), Henry Ford Physician Network, a 150-site ambulatory network and many other health-related entities throughout southeast Michigan, providing a full continuum of care. In 2015, Henry Ford provided $299 million in uncompensated care. The health system also is a major economic driver in Michigan and employs more than 24,600 employees. Henry Ford is a 2011Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. The health system is led by President and CEO Wright Lassiter III. To learn more, visitHenryFord.com. Benefits Whether it's offering a new medical option, helping you make healthier lifestyle choices or making the employee enrollment selection experience easier, it's all about choice. Henry Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice Rewards. My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves. There are dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life. As an employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program (Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness and access to day care services at Bright Horizons Midtown Detroit, and a whole host of other benefits and services. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size, height, weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and genetic information, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.