Under the direct or indirect supervision of a licensed physician, the Rehabilitation Nurse Practitioner assesses patients’ Medical/surgical and functional conditions, administers treatments under physician orders or in conformity with usual practice, advises and counsels patients or their legal guardian of patient problems. This privilege does not include the practice of obtaining informed consent. Demonstrates knowledge of the psychosocial needs, clinical assessment implications, and/or consequences of technology
EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing Masters program. Evidence of continuing education. Current unrestricted Tennessee licensure as an Advanced Practice Nurse and RN. Must hold a National Certification in a Nursing Specialty Area.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum two years ICU (NP or RN)
SKILLS: Advanced Practice Nursing Skills.
Hospital Main Number: 931-528-2541