Nurse Practitioner (Internal Med.)
People's Health Centers | St. Louis, MO | Full Time
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Summary: Provides general medical care and treatment to patients in medical facility such as clinic, health center, or public health agency, under direction of Physician, by performing the following duties.
Educational Requirements: Accredited College or university advanced practice nursing program degree with an unencumbered license in Missouri. Experience working in family medicine or hospital settings is preferred
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Performs physical examinations and preventive health measures within prescribed guidelines and instructions of Physician. Orders, interprets, and evaluates diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's clinical problems and health care needs. Records physical findings, and formulates plan and prognosis, based on patient's condition. Discusses case with Physician and other health professionals to prepare comprehensive patient care plan. Submits health care plan and goals of individual patients for periodic review and evaluation by Physician. Prescribes or recommends drugs or other forms of treatment such as physical therapy, inhalation therapy, or related therapeutic procedures. Refers patients to Physician for consultation or to specialized health resources for treatment.
Professional licensure requirements: Current State of Missouri Document of Recognition as a Family Nurse Practitioner, Current State of Missouri Registered Nurse license, Current board certification through National Certification Corporation or American Nurses Credentialing Center Current Driver’s license, CPR Certification.
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