Nurse Practitioner-Redding,CA Area-SIGN ON BONUS and RELOCATION PAID!
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POST DATE 9/1/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016
Salt Lake City, UT
JOB DESCRIPTIONThis position is located in Redding, CA. Relocation and sign on bonus INCLUDED! All levels of expertise are welcome!
The Nurse Practitioner works closely with the physician to provide quality patient care. The Nurse Practitioner traditionally works under the supervision of a physician as a dependent practitioner and is capable of doing 80-85% of the services rendered by a physician and sees patients in routine status checks, office consults, re-evaluations, hospital consults and discharge summaries.
ESSSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES:
? Obtain history and physical
? Family counseling
? Record pertinent data on patient charts for signature by M.D.
? Facilitate supervising physician referral of patients to the appropriate health care facilities, agencies, or other resources of the community or other physicians
? Dictate progress notes, history and physical, and discharge summaries
? Administer and or order medication upon request of supervising physician
? Initiate emergency resuscitation and stabilization measures on any patient requiring such
? Perform chart audits
? Provide in-service and daily consultation to nursing staff
? Initiate consultation and monitor patients for special tests
? Counsel patients as to preventive care
? Other general duties performed in a general practice s outlined in F.S. Chapter 458.347
? Share on ?call responsibilities with a supervising physician on back-up
? Answering physician patient calls
? All other specific tasks delegated by supervising physician in accordance to the physician assistant?s knowledge and experience developed under the supervising physician in the field of radiation oncology (under guidelines of Chapter 458.347)
Specific Tasks for Hospitals:
? Make daily rounds on patients to include: writing notes; orders and schedules tests; planning discharge; and communicating with families, patients and other health care providers.
? Dictate discharge summaries.
? Assess patients referred for consultation and coordinate their care.
? Assist physicians in special procedures when other responsibilities are fulfilled.
? Holds a current license and is in good standing
? Maintains certification in accordance with Department of Regulations
? Able to perform health care tasks in radiation oncology delegated by supervising physician efficiently and effectively consistent with patient?s health and welfare
? Able to obtain and sustain clinical hospital privileges
? Excellent interpersonal skills
? Ability to work with minimum supervision
We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status.