Nurse Practitioner – Orthopedics

Job ID: 253797    Posted 3/15/2024

LOCATION

Location: New York, New York

JOB TYPE

Job Type: Direct Hire

CATEGORY

Category: Physician and Advanced Practice

POSITION

Position: 253797

SKILLS

Skills: Orthopedic

SALARY

Salary Low: $140000 - Salary High: $161000

DURATION

Duration: 2 Weeks

SHIFT

Shift:

Job Description

One of the top specialty hospitals in the world located in Manhattan, is currently seeking an experienced Orthopedic Nurse Practitioner to join their acclaimed team. This position is M-F and comes with amazing benefits and compensation package. This is your chance to work with the best of the best… Please apply for more details!

 Nurse Practitioner – Orthopedic (hip and knee)

Duties will include assisting with patient evaluations, treatments, patient and family education.  You will interact closely with patients and families and be an integral part of developing great patient and collegial relationships. Your role is essential to promoting a professional atmosphere through courteous communication, cooperation and respect for patients, visitors and members of the healthcare team.  In addition, you will be responsible for upholding stellar customer service practices for patients and families, as well as acting as a liaison to the physician and hospital departments.

ADDITIONAL DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Provide health assessments, diagnosis and treatments
  • Conduct medical histories and physical examinations
  • Manage post-operative patient care
  • Order and review diagnostic studies and communicate results to patients and provide follow-up treatment and education
  • Develop individual treatment plans for foot and ankle patients
  • Assist office staff with peer-to-peer requests from insurance carriers during the prior authorization process
  • Evaluate the need for medical necessity letters and complete them accordingly; complete other patient paperwork including disability, letters of restriction, return-to-work/school, Social Security etc.
  • Facilitate communication between physician and hospital departments, department management and patients
  • Work independently on assigned tasks with minimal supervision
  • Promote cooperation through teamwork
  • Complete all in-service learning requirements including but not limited to the annual in-service learning.
  • Perform other duties as needed for effective and safe patient care

Qualifications:
NP licensure, BLS/ACLS certification and NCCPA board certification are required. 
 
Nurse Practitioner candidate must have graduated from an accredited NP program and have current NYS licensure. BLS/ACLS certification and ANCC (American Nurses Credentialing Center) certification are required. 
 
Previous experience in orthopedics is highly desired but not required.
The NP must have excellent communication skills and be a team player. It is essential that the candidate possess strong clinical skills.

Salary: $140,000 – $161,000 DOE
 

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