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Inpatient Neurology APP - AH CMC

Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 48869
Job Family: Advanced Practice Provider
Specialty: Neurology Hospitalist
Status: Full Time
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 25241005030977-Hospitalists Services - Inpatient
Location: AH CMC Main - 1000 Blythe Blvd


If it’s possible, you will find it at Atrium Health—the leading community-focused academic healthcare system serving North Carolina and South Carolina. We invite qualified Advanced Practice Providers to discover all that we can do when we bring healing hearts, inquisitive minds and progressive visionaries together in our Inpatient Neurology team at Atrium Health-Main in Charlotte, NC.

Position Description:

  • Major focus on inpatient neurology and helping transition of care to an outpatient setting
  • Seeking a provider with strong acute stroke competencies
  • Support growth of neurology/stroke services at Atrium Health facilities and stroke-related research and Tele-stroke services
  • Provide remote stroke/neurology expertise to regional facilities
  • 3 - 12 hour shifts per week (shared days, nights, and swing shift)
  • Research opportunities available
  • Establish protocols for standardized care across the continuum

Essential Functions:

  • Performs initial and periodic medical history, physical examinations, and daily assessments
  • Records findings of examinations, assessments and plan of care
  • Performs minor office-based medical and/or surgical procedures
  • Writes appropriate prescriptions and administers medications
  • Orders and interprets daily laboratory and radiology examinations
  • Determines treatment plan for patient
  • Documents all patient encounters, records observations, interventions, and actions in a medically appropriate manner on the patient's medical record
  • Acts as a patient advocate for the population served
  • Attends, participates and contributes to group/practice meetings and development of policies and procedures when requested

Minimum Qualifications

  • BLS for Healthcare Provider from AHA with expiration date greater than 90 days from date of beginning practice required
  • Eligible for prescriptive authority application through the Board of Nursing or Medical Board in NC / SC required
  • Must have or be eligible for a DEA license
  • 2-4 years of experience as an Advanced Practitioner preferred.
  • Team oriented
  • Ability to multi – task and prioritize
  • Excellent Time Management Skills
  • Effective Communication both oral and written
  • Neurology experience is a plus

Education Requirements

Nurse Practitioner:

  • Master’s Degree or Doctorate of Nursing Practice required
  • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner certification required

Physician Assistants:

    • Graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant program required; Masters Degree preferred
    • Certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants required

 About the practice:

  • Facility provides 24/7 interventional stroke coverage, MRI and emergency EEG coverage and in-house Critical Care and Internal Medicine Hospitalists
  • All EEGs are read by outpatient neurologist
  • Great team oriented environment

When you join Atrium Health, you will be welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. Practice where your voice is valued, your passion for advancing medicine is rewarded, and you get the resources and support you need to thrive personally and professionally. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing—for all.