Similar Jobs

View More

Nurse Practitioner - Family Medicine 8/31/2016

Christus Health Lumberton, TX

Company
Christus Health
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5000130039806
AJE Ref #
576028495
Location
Lumberton, TX
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Masters Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLY
Description

Provides comprehensive nursing care for assigned patients under the direction of a physician. Follows established nursing standards, procedures and practices, and gives patient care directions to nursing and other staff. Evaluates outcomes of direct patient care and consults with other specialists as required. Adjusts nursing care processes as indicated to ensure optimal patient care. Arranges for patients' ordered diagnostic and therapeutic services. Monitors and ensures accuracy of recording on patient medical records. Provides preventative health care services to long-term patients and arranges consultations and referrals. Performs physical exams, and may prescribe and recommend treatment and drugs.

Requirements



Experience: 3+ years. Education: Master's Degree and certification as a Nurse Practitioner required.