Job #: 29315
Title: Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Job Location: , New York - United States
Salary: $100,000.00 - $125,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: NO
WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?
One of the largest multi-specialty practices in New York, has an immediate need for a Nurse Practitioner in Internal Medicine JOB DESCRIPTION
One of the largest multi-specialty practices in New York, has an immediate need for a Nurse Practitioner in Internal Medicine
Assumes responsibility and accountability for the primary care for a selected population of patients within scope of experience and training, within the outpatient clinic. The NP functions under the collaborative practice agreement for delegated medical aspects of care with collaborating physicians.
Type: Full Time
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 AM -5PM.
Essential Job Requirements:
Initiates treatment for patients with commonly occurring health problems, which lie within the nurse specialist`s scope of practice, by using a systematic approach to history and physical appraisal of patients and/or families through clinical judgment of evaluated data.
Perform comprehensive health assessment including obtaining a complete and accurate health history from the patient or significant other; performing a complete and accurate physical examination; and administering selected measures of physical, cognitive and psychosocial development in accordance with standardized guidelines.
Order/perform selected diagnostic tests and procedures as indicated by the patients condition.
Using the data obtained in the health assessment and diagnostic studies, interprets clinical findings and develops a complete, accurate differential diagnoses/health care problems list.
Identifies and appropriately uses available resources in meeting the health care and health education needs of patients and families, including but not limited to consultation with other physicians and allied health professionals.
Plans appropriate care utilizing community resources and acts as a liaison by relaying information necessary for continuity of care to other health professionals and agencies.
Prescribes, coordinates, delegates and evaluates care.
Prescribes medications listed in the approved institutional formulary as a function delegated by the physician consultant(s) to the practice and in accordance with state regulatory acts.
Participates in education of graduate nursing students and/or other healthcare providers, as assigned.
Education & Qualifications:
Masters degree in nursing with advanced skills in physical assessment.
At least 2 years of relevant experience as a Registered Nurse in primary care or inpatient acute care or at least 6 months practicing as an Advance Nurse Practitioner
American Nurses Association (ANA) Certification
University - Master`s Degree
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