FEATURED NURSE PRACTITIONER JOB OPENING
Mercy Health Youngstown
Advanced Practice Provider NP/PA Stroke Center
St. Elizabeth’s Youngstown, Ohio
For complete position information and to apply visit www.mercy.com/Youngstown.
Job ID # 4650524. Please include resume with electronic application. For additional information contact Sharon Luklan at 330-884-7019 or Sharon_Luklan@mercy.com.
The Stroke Coordinator will serve as a clinical expert liaison among the departments Medicine, Emergency Medicine and Nursing. Responsible for providing leadership and development of the Stroke program (inpatient, ambulatory and consultative services) in collaboration with physician and administrative leadership. Oversees all regulatory activity related to the Joint Commission certification as a Disease-specific Care program in collaboration with the Mercy Health Youngstown quality department of regulatory readiness and ensures compliance with standards. In addition, this role is responsible for analysis and reporting of clinical outcomes as design and implementation of process improvement projects. This role will be 75% administrative and 25% clinical. The individual will work with other advance practice providers to perform patient assessment and evaluation, order testing, complete referrals and provide ongoing support to our patients.
MSN required. Graduate of Nurse Practitioner Program and certification by the ANCC. Current Ohio APRN license (or eligible). Minimum of three years clinical experience. Direct exposure to critical care and/or acute care of stroke preferred. 1 year experience in managerial or program development preferred. Working knowledge of performance improvement, licensure and accreditation requirements. Certification in specialty and/or NIHSS.