Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
ChristianaCare is recruiting for a NP or PA to join our Concord Medicine & Pediatrics Practice. This is a full-time position with the office having evening appointments available. Candidate must be able to provide evening (once a week) and will participate at a regional site to provide Saturday morning appointments (5 - 6 times a year) availability in rotation with other staff. Christiana Care Concord Primary Care has 3 physicians and 2 advanced practice clinicians.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Assesses and documents patient and family response to intervention Demonstrates ability to carry out critical skill as outlined in procedures and specific standards Identifies each patient prior to administering medications and providing care and treatment. Performs technical skills and administers medications in a safe and efficient manner. Establishes priorities based on patient needs and emergent care Provides supervision and direction to other team members. Delegates task according to capabilities and scope of responsibilities. Ability to independently review patient problems including, but not limited to medication refills, determining the need of follow up care and referring appropriately to the physician according to policy. Performs all prescribed laboratory test, sends to appropriate laboratory, receives and interprets laboratory values, and notifies physician of results Providing patient education and counseling to patients and their families Participate in chronic disease management of patients Manage patients chronic disease Provide diabetic disease management to patients Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices. Reports to the appropriate personnel, in a timely fashion, any unsafe activities, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients, and visitors. Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to provide care appropriate to (neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients), including knowledge of growth and development, that ability to obtain and interpret information to identify patient needs, and provide the care needed. Perform other responsibilities as assigned.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS Master's degree as an Advance Practice Registered Nurse -NP or a Physician Assistant Licensure or license eligible as set forth by the state of Delaware & Pennsylvania Prescriptive authority required in Delaware & Pennsylvania Certification in BLS Experience in Family Medicine as a NP or PA preferred
Internal Number: JR57040
Christiana Care is growing and seeks physicians of all disciplines, from primary care through specialty and leadership positions. We also have tremendous opportunities for physician assistants and advanced practice registered nurses. We offer you: Inspiring, fast-paced, team-based practice environments; Epic EMRs and innovative medical technologies and treatments; Accessible leaders who listen to, value and appreciate you; Colleagues who’ve trained at other nationally respected medical centers; Support for your ideas, opinions and contributions. It’s the best of nationally recognized academic and community-based medicine, with you at the center. Bring us your passion for care and clinical excellence as well as your desire to make a difference. We’ll provide you with a highly competitive salary and excellent benefits, continuing education and recognition programs, and much more. Find your new job right now.