Advanced Practice Careers at Lifespan

Nurse Practitioner Job

Job Number: RIH8297

Job Title: Nurse Practitioner I

Department: Adult Oncology - 1012425

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI


Masters of Science Degree, Graduate of accredited Nurse Practitioner program. Specialty certification required.

Baccalaureate in Nursing

Certified in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS).

Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.

EXPERIENCE:

Two years related experience as RN in acute care hospital setting and preferred 1-2 years experience as a nurse practitioner.

PREFERRED:

RIH Campus - Ability to travel to East Greenwich site as needed - Hematology/Oncology Experienced Required.


The Nurse Practitioner I 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.