Provide client-focused quality clinical services to assigned patients. Services are provided independently and in collaboration with physicians and other health care providers.
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide quality health care through history taking, physical exam, assessment, treatment and follow-up of specific health problems.
Identify plan of care through carefully documented problem-oriented medical record, consistent with health care needs of the patient.
Consult with physicians or other professional staff members regarding the care and treatment of patients as required.
Arrange consultation of care for patients requiring specialty services.
Keep accurate and timely records.
Encourage active client participation in development, implementation and evaluation of plan of care.
Promote health awareness of specific health issues during patient visits, encouraging health promotion and disease prevention activities.
Identify and report on health issues related to the University population and environment.
Update and develop educational programs and materials, and clinical protocols.
Participate in quality assurance activities through chart audits, group discussions and peer review.
Participate in health programs and committees targeted to specific health issues appropriate to the campus community.
Perform related Departmental duties, as required.
Knowledge of internal medicine and health care treatments, typically acquired through the completion of a Master's degree in Nursing is required.
Both current Michigan licensure to practice as a registered nurse and a specialty certificate to practice as a nurse practitioner are required.
One to three years' work experience as a nurse practitioner is desirable.
Internal Number: 10462
About Eastern Michigan University
Since its inception, Eastern Michigan, first as a Normal School, then as a College and finally as a University, has grown and developed to respond to the ever-changing needs of society. Over the years, EMU has educated thousands of sons and daughters of Michigan, the nation, and the world. The University currently serves 23,000 students who are pursuing undergraduate, graduate, specialist, doctoral and certificate degrees in the arts, sciences and professions. In all, more than 200 majors, minors and concentrations are delivered through the University?s Colleges of Arts and Sciences; Business; Education; Health and Human Services; Technology, and its graduate school. Eastern Michigan?s exceptional faculty, students and alumni include CEOs from major businesses; a National Student Teacher of the Year, National Teacher of the Year, numerous Fulbright Scholars and Milken Family Foundation National Educators award winners; and several Michigan Teachers of the Year.