Advanced Practice Careers at Lifespan

Nurse Practitioner - Pre Admission Testing Job

Job Number: TMH13808

Job Title: Nurse Practitioner/Pre-Admission Testing

Department: Ambulatory Suite A - 1102451

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Pre-Admission Testing Nurse Practitioner needed to assist with the Pre-Operative optimization of patients scheduled for elective and semi-urgent surgery. Daily responsibilities in this clinic-based outpatient department include patient assessments, collaboration with PCPs and other members of the patient’s medical team, communication with Anesthesia providers about potential patient challenges, and providing a resource for Registered nurses and medical assistants. Background in surgery, recovery, or medical surgical nursing strongly preferred. Neuro, Gyn, Cardiac, and/or transplant care preferred. Ability to work independently, communicate effectively with both patients and other members of the medical team, strong assessment skills, and familiarity with electronic health record needed.