AdventHealth Manchester is looking for a dynamic and energetic Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner (APRN) to join our team in beautiful McKee, Kentucky (about 90 minutes southeast of Lexington).
The ideal candidate will be/have:
Provide services within scope of an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
Examine patients, take medical histories, maintain patient records, identify health risk factors, prescribe medications, make referrals, and otherwise treat health conditions
Focus on patient wellness and disease prevention
Provide health education services and/or counsel patients on how to make healthy lifestyle choices
Risk Management: understand method and reasoning for reporting incidents, completion of hospital incident report form, assists department manager or others in recognizing and reducing risk within the department and other areas of the hospital
Understands and complies with the Environment of Care/Infection Control Responsibilities
Is knowledgeable and complies with the States Institutional Activities and Expectations
Provides direct patient care in outpatient clinic
Assists physicians with coordination of clinical activities and orders
Licensure as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Kentucky
Valid American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
MSN (Master of Nursing)
1+ yearsâ™ experience
At AdventHealth Manchester, we believe itâ™s about more than mending whatâ™s broken and healing what hurts; itâ™s about compassionate, lifelong, whole-person care. Start changing lives today by joining a healthcare system where we foster a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion.
This practice is part of AdventHealth, a healthcare system headquartered in Orlando, FL. AdventHealth employs over 700 physicians in 60+ specialties across 9 states across the United States. This aligned model and practice management experience provides the opportunity for the providers to focus on the clinical aspects of medicine.
AdventHealth Manchester is a not-for-profit 49-bed hospital located in Southeast Kentucky serving the communities in Clay, Jackson, Knox, Laurel, Leslie, and Owsley Counties. As a hospital, our vision is to be the first choice in healthcare in our community. Our award-winning services include inpatient, respiratory, sleep lab, home health, lab, imaging, surgery, weekend express care, pediatrics, family medicine, internal medicine, womenâ™s health, cardiology, orthopedics, general surgery, urology and behavioral health.
The population of Manchester is approximately 1,300 with nearly 20,000 people living in Clay County. Manchester is affectionately known as the âœCity of Hope.â The weather climate is moderate with light snowfall in the winter with an average of 45 inches of rain per year. Clay County is known for its central location to many hiking trails, state parks, lakes, and rivers. Clay County is within reasonable driving distance larger cities such as Lexington, Louisville, Cincinnati, Knoxville, Asheville, and Nashville.
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Manchester
Small town with a family-like workplace
Centrally located to outdoor recreation activities
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.