Neurosurgery Physician Assistant - Fort Worth, TX at Southwestern Health Resources CIN in Fort Worth, Texas

Posted in General Business 9 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:


Education

Master's Degree Nurse Practitioner Req

Experience

1 Year as a Nurse or Nurse Practitioner. Pref

Licenses and Certifications

NP - Nurse Practitioner Upon Hire Req

Skills

Active listening and learning, critical thinking, reading comprehension, effective communication, time management, judgment and decision making.

Supervision

Individual Contributor

ADA Requirements

Working Indoors 67% or more

Mechanical Hazards 1-33%

Electrical Hazards 1-33%

OSHA

Tasks involving exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissues.

Physical Demands

Light Work

Perform history and physical exams on new and established patients and those being seen for follow up appointments. Consult with the supervising physician as needed. 20%

Provide follow up and health maintenance care to patients in accordance with established protocols or specific instructions from the supervising physician. 20%

Initiate appropriate treatment and testing required for evaluation of illness based on training and experience. 10%

Provide counseling and instruction to patients regarding health related issues. 10%

Document clinical care of the patient according to established guidelines. 10%

Perform therapeutic and diagnostic procedures as indicated by training and experience and as directed by the supervising physician. 10%

Communicate with patients and family members within state law confidentiality and HIPAA guidelines concerning health related questions. 10%

Participate in continuous quality improvement process and other initiatives in the area of employees practice. 10%