A large well-regarded hospital system in the DC-Metro area has a phenomenal opportunity for an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner to join their Transplant Team.
Innovative. Award-winning. Nurse-friendly. Cutting-edge technology. These are just a few ways to describe this not-for-profit teaching facility. This is a Magnet-recognized facility that is consistently acknowledged for their clinical excellence. US News and World report has recognized this hospital for being a high achiever in multiple areas, including orthopedics and urology.
The Transplant Nurse Practitioner will join an accomplished team focusing on Abdominal Transplant. This is a high-volume area for the hospital where they see patients receiving kidney, liver, pancreas, small bowel, colon, stomach and multi-organ transplants. This team is consistently recognized for being one of the safest and most innovative in the country; with survival rates that exceed most other transplant programs in the US. They are also at the forefront of pioneering operations, including less invasive techniques and use of state-of-the-art technology.
The Transplant Nurse Practitioner will work with patients who are facing liver and kidney disease, pancreatic, liver or bile duct tumors or cancers, diabetes or chronic pancreatitis, small bowel diseases and short bowel syndrome, among other conditions. The Transplant Nurse Practitioner will see patients post-operatively; including discharge planning, outpatient care, and patient follow-up. The NP will also have the opportunity to participate in research projects and contribute to data collection efforts to evaluate patient outcomes.
This position offers a generous compensation package including competitive base salary, annual reviews, relocation funds, full benefits, and a work environment that values nurses!