Long Island Community Hospital has served this richly diverse region as a patient-first community hospital for more than 60 years. As Long Island’s only independent community hospital, we are 100% committed to becoming the community’s healthcare provider of choice with our greatly enhanced services including the Knapp Cardiac Care Center, our highly-advanced heart disease diagnosis and treatment facility, our new modern surgical pavilion, our unique ER approach, and our high-touch services including women’s imaging, sleep laboratory and orthopedics and more. These services are delivered with the highest level of compassion by our LI Community Hospital staff – Long Islanders with an unmistakable mix of courage and heart who care about the people right here in our community and whose sole purpose is to provide personalized comfort.
The Nurse Practitioner: provides primary health care services to patients with special needs and during all phases of the life span. Assesses complexity of patient needs utilizing consultation with internal and external providers of health care. Participates in Performance Improvement activities Maintain communication with School Based Health Center staff and medical staff.
Applicant must possess a current New York State license and current board certification to practice as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Current BLS, ACLS, PALS, National Institute of Health Stroke scale training certification, and Infection Control Training certification required. Must possess current New York State prescription privileges and current DEA number or be eligible for DEA number. Must possess excellent interpersonal skills and customer service skills necessary to communicate effectively with patients, their families, physicians, nursing and other Hospital personnel. Surgical nursing experience required to be able to understand the pre-op requirements and be able to process patient admission process in a timely manner.