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Location: Wilmington, Delaware
Internal Number: JR58966
ChristianaCare is recruiting for an experienced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our Greenville practice located in the PMRI (Preventive Medicine and Rehabilitation Institute) building right off of Kennett Pike. This is a full-time position with the office having evening and Saturday appointments available. Candidate must be able to provide evening (once a week) 10am-7pm and Saturday (4-5 times a year) availability in rotation with other staff as well as on-call evenings and weekends. The candidate will work in the Teamlet Model with Physicians, Medical Assistants, Nurses, and Office Assistants. The candidate will be able to build their own panel of patients.
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 graduate from an ARC-PA accredited physician assistant program and have NCCPA certification Licensure or license eligible as a physician assistant or Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - FNP as set forth by the state of Delaware Prescriptive authority required in Delaware Certification in BLS Experience in Family Medicine as APRN-FNP or PA preferred
EEO Statement: Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.
UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.