Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Duke University Hospital is consistently rated as one of the best in the United States and is known around the world for its outstanding care and groundbreaking research. Duke University Hospital has 957 inpatient beds and offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/trauma center; a major surgery suite containing 51 operating rooms; an endo-surgery center; an Ambulatory Surgery Center with nine operating rooms and an extensive diagnostic and interventional radiology area. In fiscal year 2018, Duke University Hospital admitted 42,916 patients and had 1,085,740 outpatient visits in fiscal year 2017.
U.S News & World Report named Duke University Hospital #1 in North Carolina and #1 in the Raleigh-Durham area in 2018-19.
Duke University Hospital is ranked in the top 20 nationally for seven adult specialties, including cardiology and heart surgery, nephrology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pulmonology, rheumatology, and urology.
In addition to its hospitals, Duke Health has an extensive, geographically dispersed network of outpatient facilities that include primary care offices, urgent care centers, multi-specialty clinics and outpatient surgery centers.
Duke Nursing Highlights:
Duke University Health System is designated as a Magnet(r) organization
Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognizedeach year as North Carolina's Great 100 Nurses.
Duke University Health System was awarded the American Board of Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for being strong advocates of specialty nursing certification.
Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered nurses
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Duke University Hospital
Center of Advance Practice
Perinatal Nurse Clinician
The Perinatal Nurse Clinician (NC) collaborates with members of the health care team to provide care coordination for a select group of complex high risk obstetric patients, along the continuum. S/he coordinates patient care; serving as a liaison between patients, referring providers and the Duke High Risk Perinatal Team. The NC collaborates in providing formal and informal patient, family and staff education. The NC is a dynamic and positive role model for the multidisciplinary team. The Perinatal Nurse Clinician contributes to excellence in patient care, research, teaching and leadership to the organization. S/he is a dynamic and positive role model for the interdisciplinary team.
Position requires current North Carolina Registered Nursing Licensure, with a completion of the Bachelors in Nursing Science. Minimum three years of nursing experience; with at least a year in perinatal/obstetrics/neonatal. Excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication skills are essential. Must be self-directed and motivated. High ethical standards and professional role model required. NCC certification in inpatient obstetrics or other perinatal related certification highly desirable.
Primary hours will be Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, and other hours as needed to support the work of the perinatal patient population.
Director of the Center of Advance Practice Nursing for Duke University Hospital and the Women and Children's Team Leader, in collaboration with the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division Chief and the Pediatric Surgery Chief.
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