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Nurse Practitioner - Pain Clinic

Requisition #

54711BR

Physical Location

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Posted Date

03-Jul-2019

Dept. Name

CKRI Pain Services ANW

Hours Per Week

32

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Abbott Northwestern Hospital, located in south Minneapolis, is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities and is recognized as an ANCC Magnet-designated hospital. It is known around the region and across the U.S. for its centers of excellence: cancer care through the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute; cardiovascular services in partnership with the Minneapolis Heart Institute; the Spine Institute; Neuroscience Institute; Orthopaedic Institute; perinatology, obstetrics and gynecology through WomenCare; physical rehabilitation through Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM; and more. With 5,697 employees, 1,397 physicians and 633 beds, Abbott Northwestern Hospital cares for nearly 370,000 patients and their families each year from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 54711
  • Collaborates with physicians in diagnosing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the multidisciplinary plan of care for patients within the Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute - Outpatient Pain Clinic located at Abbott Northwestern Hospital
  • Engages in independent decision making regarding medical needs of clients
  • Collaborates with physician to develop protocol, policy, and standards of care for the CKRI patient population
  • Applies advanced practice knowledge and skill to diagnose, plan, implement, and evaluate the multidisciplinary plan of care

Education

  • Formal education as a nurse practitioner in an area consistent with the patient population served.
  • Current Registered Nurse License for the State of Minnesota.
  • Certification as a nurse practitioner by appropriate professional organization.
  • Minnesota prescriptive authority and DEA licensure.

Qualification/Skills

  • Commitment to the mission and values of Allina Health and Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute.
  • Ability to work as part of a physician/nurse practitioner dyad; excellent team work abilities; professional image via appearance and conduct; ability to communicate effectively with patients, staff, physicians, and the public; advanced physical and psychosocial health assessment skills; ability to teach patients, families, and staff.
  • Ability to function in any of assigned specialties within department.
  • Able to demonstrate ability to deal with high acuity/complexity and rapidly changing situations.

Work Schedule

  • 4 days per week, .80 FTE
  • Scheduled to be determined via dialogue with clinic leadership.

Location/Community Information

Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join.

  • Located in Minneapolis
  • Population = 380,000
  • Service Area = 2,882,245

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

54711BR
Advanced Practitioner/Provider