|Department||State Department of Health|
|Date Opened||8/10/2018 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||8/24/2018 11:59:00 PM|
|Full or Part Time||
JFD: Advanced Practice Coordinator
Working Title: Advanced Practice Coordinator
Location: Nursing Services
Salary: The bi-weekly hiring rate established for this position is$3,192.71.
This position functions as the state wide Advanced Practice Clinical Coordinator; responsible for the statewide technical supervision of all advanced practice nurses in the county health department setting.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
• Monitor clinical practice through evaluation of clinical skills and staffing needs
• Supervise all advanced practice nurses such as Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN), Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) and Certified Nurse Specialist (CNS).
• Monitor compliance with Oklahoma Board of Nursing regulations including appropriate scope of practice and use of prescriptive authority.
• Determine ICD coding and billing.
• Provide recommendations for positive billing outcomes.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Requirements include knowledge of human anatomy, physiology and chemistry; of medical diagnosis techniques, methods and procedures, methods of organization, management and public administration, agency policies and procedures, grant or contract program requirements, federal and state laws and regulations relating to administration of programs. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others and collaborate as an effective team member; communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; exercise sound independent judgment; analyze and resolve highly complex situations; conduct physical examinations and health assessments; and, provide advanced specialized nursing care and/or medical care to include writing prescriptions or be eligible to apply for prescriptive privileges.
Education and Work Experience:
Education and experience requirements consist of a valid permanent Oklahoma license as a Registered Nurse by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing; certification as an Advanced Practice Nurse by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing; eligibility for prescriptive authority*; and one year experience as a Registered Nurse.
*Approval for prescriptive authority requires current licensure in Oklahoma as a Registered Nurse and as a Certified Nurse Practitioner (CNP), Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM), or Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) within 30 calendars days of the entry on duty date. The Advanced Practice Registered Nurse must hold a graduate degree at an advanced practice level or a post-master’s certificate at an advanced practice level if the master’s degree is in nursing, in order to be eligible for initial application for prescriptive authority.
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No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.
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