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Family Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant at samaritan services, inc.

Posted in Health Care 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Muscle Shoals, Alabama

Job Description:

Shift:


Mostly 12 hr shifts (3 in week one during the week); 2nd week 2 days M-F and then Sat and Sun (9-5 or 1-5) - Roughly 36 to 40 hrs (pay OT, time and a half)


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


The following duties and responsibilities generally reflect the expectations of this position but are not intended to be all inclusive. Other duties may be assigned .



  • Provide exemplary customer service to patients, visitors and coworkers.

  • Provide convenient, friendly patient care to all who come through our door seeking health related services.

  • Provide leadership, direction, and assistance during emergencies while maintaining a comforting and reassuring affect for patients.

  • Working environment subject to varying fast paced and high stress conditions, including long and variable hours, changing locations, and continuous and frequent contact with others.

  • Performs medical assessment of clinic patients

  • Establishes and monitors a medically appropriate level of care for clinic patients.

  • Oversees, directs and supports on site laboratory, x-rays, injections, and collections for direct access services, if applicable.

  • Maintains clinical core competency.

  • Works with DVP and other staff to ensure operations are consistent with medical policy and professional standards.

  • Cooperates and participates in the development, implementation and revision of policies affecting medical practice, quality of care and patient satisfaction.

  • Participates in and assists with in-service and continuing education programs for physicians, nurses and other personnel employed by or associated with company.

  • Recommends potential means of growth and development for new and/or existing services within the Center.

  • Assures compliance with licensing, certification and accrediting bodies.

  • Participates in development and presentation of education programs for staff.

  • Represents company and the clinic as reasonably required at internal and external meetings or events.

  • Provides guidance to other medical staff (e.g. physician assistants, nurse practitioners and medical assistants) to ensure quality professional services and patient satisfaction

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE



  • A Master’s degree and certification by one of the Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant certifying bodies.

  • Minimum 2 years of experience as a provider is required.

Required experience:



  • Family Nurse Practitioner or PA: 2 years

  • ER, Urgent Care, Primary Care or Family practice: 2 years

Required education:



  • Master's

Required license or certification:



  • Certified as FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER or PA