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Lead Nurse Practitioner - Trauma / Acute Care Surgery (ACS) | Cedars-Sinai Medical Center - Military Veterans

at HERC - Southern California

Make a difference every single day! When the work you do every single day has a crucial impact on the lives of others, every effort, every detail, and every second matters. This shared culture of happiness, passion and dedication pulses through Cedars-Sinai, and it’s just one of the many reasons we’ve achieved our fifth consecutive Magnet designation for nursing excellence. From working with a team of dedicated healthcare professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll have everything you need to do something incredible—for yourself, and for others. Join us and discover why U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America’s Best Hospitals. The Lead NP for the Trauma-Emergency General Surgery Service (also known as Trauma-Acute Care Surgery) will provide leadership and oversee all aspects of a team of APPs that are aligned with this Service. This new and exciting position will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to work collaboratively with physician and program leaders to develop, implement and sustain an advanced practice team of clinicians. The Lead NP will ensure that the team of APPs provides adequate support of the patient needs including clinic. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (include but are not limited to) Develop, implement, and maintain a formal process for service specific credentialing, orientation, mentoring, role modeling, supervision, education, and evaluation Recruitment of additional APP personnel to augment the Trauma-ACS Service Implementation of a robust retention and team model process with ongoing sustainability Manages the schedule of the Service APPs to ensure appropriate coverage Completes a gap analysis of continuum of care needs for the Service pertaining to APP support Leads the team through to sustainability and stability of all strategic plan goals       Educational Requirements: Master of Nursing Degree required Graduate of an accredited Nurse practitioner program approved by the California Board of Nursing required License/Certification/Registration Requirements: Current State of California Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner and Furnishing License required Current DEA license required or eligibility to obtain National Certification or eligibility for certification as a Nurse Practitioner required ACLS from American Heart Association or American Red Cross required Successfully completed the following courses (or successfully complete these courses within 3 months of hire) Advanced Trauma Life Support Trauma Care After Resuscitation Experience: Five (5) years or more of experience as an Advance Practice Nurse preferred Previous experience in caring for trauma and acute care surgery patients preferred. AGACNP or inpatient NP experience required Working Title: Lead Nurse Practitioner - Trauma / Acute Care Surgery (ACS) Department: Minimally Invasive Surg M/S Business Entity: Academic / Research Job Category: Nursing Job Specialty: Advanced Practice (RN) Position Type: Full-time Shift Length: 8 hour shift Shift Type: Day

Los Angeles, CA

HERC - Southern California

Southern California HERC, established in 2003, is a non-profit organization composed of a diverse group of colleges and universities, and research, medical, and cultural institutions. Our institutions are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the recruitment process and providing a work environment sensitive to work/life balance. We also understand that employment decisions often involve two careers and offer state of the art dual career resources and solutions. SoCal HERC includes members from the Central Coast, Los Angeles, Orange County, Inland Empire, and San Diego.

HERC is a gateway to more jobs in higher education and related fields than any other website. HERC provides job seekers with comprehensive and transparent access to job opportunities, daily job alerts, career advice news and webinars, dual career support, and regional multicultural resources to help with relocating to a new community.

SoCal HERC Member Institutions:

Antioch University, Azusa Pacific, University Cal Tech

CSU Fullerton, CSU Northridge,  CSU San Bernardino 

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Chapman University, Citrus College

Concordia University Irvine, Grossmont-Cuyamaca CCD, Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine 

Loyola Marymount University, MiraCosta Community College, Mount St. Mary’s University

North Orange County CCD, Occidental College,  Pacific Oaks College & Childrens School 

Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego State University, Soka University of America

The Claremont Colleges, The Salk Institute for Biological Sciences, UC Path Center

UC Irvine, UCLA, UC Riverside

UCSD, University of Redlands, University of San Diego

University of Southern California, Vanguard University, Whittier College

While there are certainly wonderful opportunities to teach and conduct research at HERC campuses, of the 42,000 jobs on, over 24,000 (or 57%) are non-teaching positions. You will find jobs in healthcare, administration, software, information technology, finance, technical and trades, social work, student affairs, and much, much more.

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