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If you've been diagnosed with a brain or nerve condition, you'll want the most advanced care from top specialists in the field. Cedars-Sinai is a leader in the treatment of more than 150 complex neurological disorders, and conducts research that brings new hope for patients and caregivers. Ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, our neurosurgeons and neurologists work together with experienced care teams to give you the most effective treatment possible.
As the Neurosurgery Nurse Practitioner,
Deliver care with both independent decision making abilities and collaboration with the board certified physician.
Deliver expert care to patients with spine injuries or disorders in the preoperative and postoperative environments in Neurosurgery.
Provide individualized care in the clinic environments under the direction of and in collaboration with the Spine supervising physician.
This individualized care is achieved through comprehensive health assessments; detail documentation of history and physicals, consultations, and progress notes, ordering and or interpreting diagnostic test or studies.
Master of Nursing Degree required
Graduate of an accredited Nurse practitioner program approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing
Current State of California Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner License
Current DEA license and Furnishing Number or eligibility to obtain
National Certification or eligibility for certification as a Nurse Practitioner
ACLS from American Heart Association
Minimum of 2 years acute care hospital nursing experience required
1+ years Nurse Practitioner experience strongly preferred
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.