Nurse Practitioner Job In Richmond, Virginia
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Candidate must have a strong interest in wound health and burn practice. This is an excellent opportunity to practice a personalized style of patient care in a collegial, supportive atmosphere.
WOUND HEALING CENTER
The HCA Virginia Wound Healing Centers are nationally recognized for their success in treating wounds. They treat a wide range of chronic, recurrent, non-healing and acute wounds, including:
Diabetic foot ulcers
Bone or tissue infections
Complications from radiation surgery
Venous leg ulcers
A multidisciplinary team of professions work together to provide patients the best outcomes, including multispecialty physicians and surgeons, nurses, case managers, diabetes educators and rehabilitation therapists.
Highly specialized care such as:
The Burn Program
Groundbreaking clinical research
Education & Prevention Programs
Diabetic Limb Salvage Programs
1. Conducts a thorough patient history and medication review.
2. Conducts a thorough wound assessment, including wound measurements, wound cultures, labs, EKG, CXR and transcutaneous oxygen measurements.
3. Educates the patient, family and hospital staff in regards to the Wound Healing Center and appropriate tests and procedures.
4. Facilitates outpatient and inpatient care in relationship to wound healing by communicating with physicians, staff nurses, physical therapy, diabetes care, nutritional support and other ancillary departments as needed.
5. Documents care, education, physician orders and communications per hospital and Wound Healing Center policies and procedures.
Richmond, which is the capital of the Commonwealth of Virginia, has a metropolitan population of nearly one million residents. Richmond is a city deep in history, with terrific, museums and festivals year round. The city also boasts the first state-supported art museum in the United States and the Southeast's largest museum - the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. With easy access to Interstates 95 and 64, Washington, D.C., Virginia's beaches and the Blue Ridge Mountains are only an hour and a half away. In the city you will find a wealth of small-town charm and big-city amenities woven into a landscape catering to all walks of life. The area enjoys four distinct seasons, including one of the most remarkable displays of fall foliage along the Eastern seaboard.
Richmond, the capital of the Commonwealth of Virginia, has a metropolitan population of approximately 1.2 million people. Richmond is a city deep in history with terrific neighborhoods, museums and festivals year round. The city also boasts the first state-supported art museum in the United States and the Southeast's largest museum, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. With easy access to Interstates 95 and 64, Washington, DC, Virginia's beaches and the Blue Ridge Mountains are all less than two hours away. In Richmond, you will find a wealth of small-town charm and big-city amenities woven into a landscape catering to all walks of life. The area enjoys four distinct seasons, including one of the most remarkable displays of fall foliage along the Eastern seaboard.
Henrico Doctors' Hospital, with three campuses (Forest, Parham and Retreat), is a 767-bed acute-care hospital offering state-of-the-art medical technology in a community hospital setting. Part of the HCA Virginia Health System, Henrico has been named one of America's 50 Best Hospitals and the #1 hospital for stroke care in Virginia by HealthGrades. Henrico has also received HealthGrades' five-star award for joint replacement (total knee and total hip replacement) and for cardiac surgery (coronary bypass and valve replacement). An accredited Chest Pain Center, Henrico Doctor's Hospital provides a full-range of emergency, medical, surgical and rehabilitative care with advanced offerings in cardiac care, women's health, oncology, orthopedics, diagnostic imaging and minimally invasive robotic surgery. We're the only hospital in Virginia that has initiated a fetal surgery program for our tiniest patients. We have also performed more da Vinci robotic surgeries than any other facility in Virginia.
Henrico Doctors' is a Solucient® 100 Top Hospital and is a national leader in kidney transplants. We received the National Research Corporation's Consumer Choice Award rating as the best hospital in the area for our reputation and quality of care. Our latest technology includes the use of 3.0 Tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), which offers advanced image quality and improved patient comfort for whole body scanning. We are the first hospital in the Richmond area to use this technology to detect and diagnose disease.