Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Assess and treats patients as indicated. Serves as the DSP (Direct Supervising Provider) under the supervision of the Medical Director for Infusion Services. Collaborates with primary and specialty clinician to ensure optimal patient care is provided in a safe, effective manner. Serves as the clinical expert, role model, educator and resource for the Infusion Center staff. Supervises the day to day operations and staff of area assigned. With the Director, assumes 24 hour accountability for the direction and management of patients within assigned areas.
Internal Number: 03191999
Lehigh Valley Health NetworkBased in Allentown, Pennsylvania the Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is an eight-hospital, nonprofit health system that serves Northeastern Pennsylvania. In addition to their hospitals they have one of the largest physician group practices in the country, with over 750 employed physicians and more than 400 advanced practice clinicians in 59 specialties. The system also contains four ambulatory surgical sites and 17 clinics, as well as the region’s only Children’s ER, PICU and Level IV NICU.Mission: We heal, comfort and care for the people of our community by providing advanced and compassionate health care of superior quality and value supported by education and clinical research.LVHN has been ranked among the "Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report for 22 consecutive years. We're a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored four times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center's prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes. Our Nurse Residency Program is the first in Pennsylvania to receive “Accreditation with Distinction” from the Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Cr...est, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg and Lehigh Valley Hospital - Pocono each received an 'A' grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group for spring 2018, the highest grade in patient safety.