Piedmont Healthcare is recruiting for a Nurse Practitioner to join a very busy Neurosurgical practice on our Piedmont Atlanta campus.
This position typically requires working two full clinic days, two surgery days and one administrative/pre-op day per week, in addition to call.
In this role you will: Perform first OR assist duties approximately two days a week Take patient histories, conduct physical examinations and record data in patient’s medical record in ambulatory practice.
Clinical responsibilities require thorough attention to detail.
Evaluate and treat patients to achieve optimal patient care.
Write progress notes; prepare patient work-ups and summaries noting pertinent positive and negative findings.
Develop plans of care that minimize complications and successfully troubleshoot problems when they arise.
Apply preventative and alternative treatment strategies for possible procedural complications.
Complete pre-op appointments for all surgical patients, work with supervising physician to ensure all required labs, clearances and testing is satisfactorily complete well before surgery.
Manage first call on a rotating basis, typically one 3 day weekend in 6 and 2-4 additional weeknight call shifts per month.
Piedmont Benefits: Generous CME allowance Competitive compensation 401k with match Annual Bonus Signing Bonus Relocation Allowance Quality, Service and Reputation Requirements Preferred Qualifications 3-5 years of Neurosurgical experience with a high degree of clinical judgment Minimum Qualifications Degree from an Accredited NP program and National Board Certification Piedmont Healthcare is recruiting for a Nurse Practitioner to join a very busy Neurosurgical practice on our Piedmont Atlanta campus.