HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Practitioner - Heart Failure Program in Pasadena, Texas

Bayshore Medical Center – Pasadena, TX /An HCA Affiliated Hospital/ / / Nurse Practitioner - Heart Failure Program

Nestled in the heart of the historic land where Texas won its independence, Bayshore Medical Center offers comfort, convenience, excellence and expertise to our neighbors who trust their health care to us.

For nearly 50 years, we have offered patients solace and security through constant, compassionate communication during their medical emergencies, surgeries, and diagnostic procedures. As a 345-bed facility, we employ 1,500 staff and 250 physicians.

Bayshore Medical Center is currently looking for a Nurse Practitioner - Heart Failure Program

Responsibilities: Serving as an advanced practitioner in heart failure care, working as practitioner, educator, consultant, coordinator, researcher, program planner annd program implementer. Works as a change agent, collaborator, and liaison between heart failure patients, families, nurses, physicians, administration and other health care services and community service providers. The Nurse Practitioner conducts initial evaluations with a focus on medical history, physical assessment, education, disease management, ongoing monitoring and early interventions. Provides primary care and patient education and prescribes patient care intervention to adults and families. The Nurse Practitioner will work within the clinical protocols, recommendations and guidelines set forth by the Medical Directors.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS: License / Certifications / Requirements Current Nurse Practitioner License in the state of Texas. Current BLS and ACLS certifications.

Education: Graduate of a Physician Assistant program.

Experience: Three years experience with Cardiovascualar patients.

Job: *Physicians Physicians Assistants & Extenders

Title: Nurse Practitioner - Heart Failure Program

Location: Texas-Pasadena-Bayshore Medical Center - Pasadena

Requisition ID: 00009-90870