Nurse Practitioner On-Call

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITES:

  1. Effectively identifies, evaluates, and addresses disease prevention and health promotion issues of the population in the practice while administering patient care.
  2. Works in an independent and interdependent relationship with members of the medical staff, which allows for consultation and collaboration or referral.
  3. Responsible for the diagnosis and treatment of acute, chronic, and long-term healthcare issues.
  4. Educates patients and/or families about preventative care, medical issues, and use of prescribed medical treatments and/or medications
  5. Maintains legible, accurate, and confidential medical records. Documents all medical evaluations, diagnoses, procedures, treatment, outcomes, education, referrals, and consultations.
  6. Facilitates evaluation of records by physicians, peers, and quality and standards according to protocols, and receives implements constructive directives.
  7. Analyzes new knowledge gained from conferences, workshops, professional literature, or training and assimilates this knowledge into clinical practice.
  8. Other duties as assigned by Supervisor.