UNITE HERE HEALTH Nurse Practitioner in Las Vegas, Nevada
The Culinary Health Center is dedicated to helping our Culinary members live healthier lives. Working together with our medical partners, we are changing the way healthcare is delivered to the Culinary community. We strive to create an environment where every Culinary member has high-quality care, better access to medical services, and an exceptional patient experience.
That every Culinary member we serve enjoys a better, healthier life.
VALUES | Our Three Cs
Compassion: Every team member is empowered and expected to take extraordinary measures to care for and treat each individual Culinary member's needs.
Clinical excellence: We deliver the highest standard of care through our focus on prevention, early detection and evidence-based treatment of medical conditions. Through innovation, we take new approaches and use new techniques in delivering care.
Communication: We provide clear health communication and education to ensure our members have the information, resources, and knowledge they need to make informed decisions about their health.
As part of The Primary Care team you will enjoy a work-life balance that provides for a high quality of life and working environment while achieving the goals of the organization. It is important to have the right attitude toward solutions, and teamwork which will provide a culture of empowerment and healthier interaction. Nurse Practitioners will be supported by a care team including care coordinators and medical assistants who also perform scribe duties. An above industry standard of medical assistants to physician/nurse practitioner ratio as well as office visit times will allow Nurse Practitioners to operate at the top of their license and allow for the Nurse Practitioners to spend the appropriate amount of time based on each patient’s needs. The Nurse Practitioner will assess diagnoses and treat patients. Obtains patient's health history, performs physical examinations, prescribes laboratory testing and medications, provide patient and family education, and provide technical expertise to other nurses. Incumbents in this class work independently under the general direction of a physician pursuant to state statute.
Education: Graduation from an accredited school of Advanced Practice Nursing and a minimum of one (1) year recent (within the past five (5) years) APN experience.
Valid State of Nevada License to Practice as a Registered Nurse
Valid State of Nevada License to Practice as an Advance Registered Nurse
State of Nevada Pharmacy Board License to Prescribe Medications
DEA Controlled Substance Registration Certificate
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Credentialing in the Culinary network
Minimum Years’ Experience:
Two (2) years clinical practice experience may be required for select
Urgent Care and Primary Care experience preferred
Bi-Lingual-Spanish highly preferred
Other Requirements: Some positions may require one or more of the following certifications: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) from the American Heart Association (AHA).
External Company Name: UNITE HERE HEALTH
External Company URL: https://www.uniteherehealth.org
Street: 650 N. Nellis Blvd.