Posting Note: This position is a combination of inpatient and outpatient. Inpatient duties may include: round with inpatient pain team to help manage pain service, document consultation and interval visits, answer pages and manage pain related issues to service. Position may require telephone pager call overnight. In addition, NP will assist with education to the RN’s on the care area floors related to Epidurals and PCA’s.
Outpatient duties would include working with outpatient pain interventional physician on new patients consults, follow up visits and work with coordinator to arrange care.
The pain team consists of a pain psychologist and physical therapist whom you will be working with as a team to facilitate holistic care of the pain patient.
This position works in collaboration with the attending physicians and works within their scope of practice to provide excellent clinical care for patients. Plays a critical role in the patient family medical team. Professional who may practice in hospital’s inpatient and/or outpatient setting.