Advanced Practice Careers at Lifespan

Nurse Practitioner - Diabetes and Endocrinology Job

Job Number: RIH15834

Job Title: Nurse Practitioner - Diabetes and Endocrinology

Department: Specialty Clinic - 1012421

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Masters of Science Degree, Graduate of accredited Nurse Practitioner program. Specialty certification required. CDOE required within 12 months of hire. CDE required within 24 months of hire.
Certified in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS).
Bilingual, Spanish Speaking preferred.
Two years related experience as RN in acute care hospital or ambulatory care setting and 2 years' experience as a nurse practitioner required.
Adheres to established session requirements.
Prior experience with Diabetes highly preferred.

The Nurse Practitioner is accountable to facilitate a quality hospital experience and outcome for patients within a cost-effective time frame. The Nurse Practitioner I will be responsible to the Medical Director of Patient Services and responsible for overseeing the progress of a specific caseload of patients across the care continuum to include pre-admission and post-discharge when feasible. Acts as an educator, consultant, and liaison to healthcare providers caring for the patients across the care continuum.