Lahey Health Nurse Practitioner in Burlington, Massachusetts

Job Description

Full time position.

12 hour shifts 6 AM ? 6 PM. Rotating days: Monday - Friday

Attends daily floor rounds at 6:30 AM

Attends ancillary meeting daily with PT, OT and Case Management,nursing

Responsible for the daily ongoing care of all Orthopaedic inpatients. Manages an average case load of 15-20 inpatients . Works closely with the entire orthopaedic team including 5 rotating residents from Boston Medical Center, orthopaedic surgeons, nursing staff, physical therapists, occupational therapists.

Assesses patient?s daily status, ordering appropriate tests/medications etc. Educates patients regarding their ongoing care plan and prepares patients for their discharge. Documents daily treatment provided and discharge summaries. Maintains close communications with all providers and disciplines. Performs consults on new orthopaedic inpatients referred by other disciplines.

About Lahey Health

At Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, as one of the world's premier health care organizations, we provide superior health care leading to the best possible outcome for every patient. We exceed our patients' high expectations for service each day. We also help advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders

We care for our patients with compassion and openness, unsurpassed expertise, a drive for continuous learning improvement, and with respect, caring, teamwork, excellence and commitment to doing our personal best.

Join our team and our mission of excellence by applying today!

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Lahey Health

Nurse Practitioner, Physician