Nurse Practitioner - Full Time - Permanent - Salary + Benefits
Company: Provider Healthcare
Posted on: November 27, 2022
Family Practice/Primary Care opening in Redding, California.
Hiring a Full time, permanent Nurse Practitioner in a beautiful
part of Northern California just 30 minutes from Redding.
- Full Time
- Salary + Benefits
POSITION SUMMARY: Under limited supervision, provides health care
services by performing the appropriate assessment including the
history and physical exam, ordering appropriate diagnostic tests,
and implementing therapeutic treatment measures. Works as an
integral part of the clinician staff by participating in meetings
as well as other projects committees ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND
RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, an individual
must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other
duties may be assigned which may become essential to the position.
Take appropriate history and perform physical examination of
patients. Order pertinent diagnostics and implement appropriate
therapy according to scope of practice guidelines. Obtain
supervising physician's consultation when problems presented are
outside scope of practice or when unfamiliar with a particular
aspect of the patient's care according to the standardized
procedures. Communicate effectively with the patients while
involved with their health care, including providing appropriate
patient education and answering questions as appropriate.
Demonstrate competent knowledge in delivering health care to
patients through the peer review processes including chart review,
by interactions with physician preceptors and by working
collaboratively with support and clinical staff. Become an integral
part of the clinical staff through participation in medical staff
meetings and other committees Willingly perform other duties within
the scope of practice as assigned. Responsible for maintaining
current licenses to practice medicine. Copies are to be given to
human resources. Responsible for providing proof of earned CME
hours annually to human resources. Consent to an annual physical in
accordance with Title 22. Other duties as assigned by
Administration. Maintain professional appearance and behavior while
at work. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: This job has no supervisory
responsibilities. BEHAVIORAL STANDARDS: Adheres to Policies &
Procedures Participates in team systems Performs duties ethically
Maintains client confidentiality Demonstrates ability to
re-prioritize duties as the need arises Uses time efficiently Be
responsible for co-worker & client satisfaction Displays
flexibility in accepting, changing or carrying out assignments
Maintains a neat, clean & safe work environment throughout the
facility Performs job duties in a quality manner Maintains
professionalism QUALIFICATIONS: The requirements listed below are
representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education/Experience: Must have current certification through a
nationally accredited physician assistant or nurse practitioner
program, and current license with California licensing board. Must
have at least 1 year experience in clinical nursing. Must have
knowledge of standard medical practices and processes. Experience
in rural community clinic preferred Strong leadership skills
beneficial. Certificates and Licenses: California NP license or PA
certification. Must have current CPR certification. ACLS, BCLS
certification preferred. Current drivers license and insurance.
Language Ability: Must have intermediate level language skills.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules,
operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to
speak effectively before individuals, groups or employees of
organization. Math Ability: Must have basic math skills. Ability to
add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using
whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute
rate, ratio, and percentages.
Reasoning Ability: Must have very high level reasoning skills.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw
valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of
technical information and deal with several abstract and concrete
variables. Computer Skills: To perform this job successfully, an
individual should have knowledge basic working knowledge of Windows
operating systems, Microsoft Office Suite - Word, Excel, Outlook,
and Internet browsers. Must have working experience with medical
management software. Equipment Skills: Must have good working
knowledge of standard medical equipment. WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work
environment characteristics described here are representative of
those an employee encounters while performing the essential
functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
functions. The work environment is an indoor business and medical
office environment. The noise level in the work environment is
usually moderate with normal business office, computer, printer and
medical equipment noises. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands
described here are representative of those that must be met by an
employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this
job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals
with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While
performing the duties of this job, employee will regularly speak
and hear. Employees will frequently stand, use hands to finger,
handle or feel, reach with hands and arms. Employees will
occasionally walk, sit, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and
smell. Employees will frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Employee must use close vision, distance vision, color vision,
peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to focus.
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