1. Examines patients to collect information about their physical condition and establishes a clinical diagnosis. 2. Conducts physicals, provides treatment, formulates a health care plan and counsels patients on various health practices. 3. Encourages compliance with treatments plan through education, assessment of patient understanding and regular patient monitoring. 4. Provides reasonable and prudent medical care, practices appropriate management, and uses sound clinical judgment based on best practice standards and evidenced based medicine. 5. Obtains, compiles, and records patient medical data, including health history, progress notes and results of physical examination. 6. Provides preventive health practices to patients to maintain and improve health and prevent illness. 7. Coordinates patient care including ordering of laboratory tests and radiographic studies. 8. Interprets diagnostic test results for deviations from normal. 9. Prescribes therapy or medication as necessary. 10. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Graduate of an accredited NP or PA training program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the PA (ARC-PA) or (NCCPA) Nat'l Commission on Certification of PA; able to apply for DEA-X license for narcotics (eg, suboxone). Knowledge of EPIC electronic medical record.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Graduate of an accredited NP or PA training program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the PA (ARC-PA) or (NCCPA) Nat'l Commission on Certification of PA; able to apply for DEA-X license for narcotics (eg, suboxone). Knowledge of EPIC electronic medical record.
Posting Position Title: Nurse Practitioner
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated ability proving psychiatric care to individuals diagnosed with infectious diseases including HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis B and C, TB, and STIs.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to provide psychiatric care at 270 Congress Avenue.
Required Skill/ability 4: Demonstrated ability working with patients that have mental health and substance use issues.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to provide medical care to vulnerable populations.
Master's Degree from an accredited Advanced Nurse Practitioner program or graduation from a Physician Assistant (PA) Training Program accredited by the American Medical Association Council on Medical Education.
Internal Number: 58580BR
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