Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner
Posted on: March 11, 2023
Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner who functions as an independent healthcare provider who, working collaboratively within a multidisciplinary health team, he/she is responsible for providing comprehensive care to patients with acute or chronic medical conditions in an urgent care setting that includes telehealth medicine. He/she demonstrates a high degree of clinical expertise in working with patients with acute and chronic illnesses or acute injuries commonly encountered in both the pediatric and adult patient population. He/she is responsible for assessment, diagnosis, treatment, management, education, health promotion and care coordination for patients and families with acute and chronic health needs.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
--- Provide care generally on an outpatient basis and such pre-operative care in minor surgery normally performed on an outpatient basis
--- Responsible for the delivery of care, treatment, and referrals. Arrange for referral resources for those medical specialties not provided by the organization for patients of the clinic
--- Evaluate patients, based on medical training and/or specialty, to determine the medical condition of the patient, through the performance of physical examinations, thereby, establishing a diagnosis and proposed treatment plan
--- Perform such clinical procedures for patient's benefit which are within scope and skill of practitioner and which are economically feasible
--- Communicate information to patients regarding diagnosis and treatment goals
--- Maintains accurate, complete, concise and timely documentation in the electronic medical record
--- Perform other job-related duties, as may be assigned, by the Medical Director
Requirements and Qualifications:
--- Current, unrestricted PA or NP license in the state or the ability to obtain
--- Ability to obtain DEA licensure
--- Knowledge of treatment and drug interactions
--- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Community Care Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).
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