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Location: Durham, North Carolina
Internal Number: 189999
Duke Nursing Highlights:
OUTPATIENT BEHAVORIAL HEALTH NURSE PRACTITIONER on DUKE REGIONAL CAMPUS
Provide medication management to patients seeking psychiatric care in an outpatient setting. Completes diagnostic evaluations and on going medication management for patients, orders and schedules appropriate laboratory studies and works within a multi-disciplinary environment.
Perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for behavioral health patients; prescribing necessary treatment and services for quality patient care. Take patient histories, conduct physical examinations, and record the date in the patient's record; write progress notes; prepare patient workups and summaries noting pertinent positive and negative findings; obtain psychosocial history relevant to patient care, and assume responsibility for developing therapeutic relationships with patients. Order and schedule laboratory studies and diagnostic procedures; explain necessity, preparation, nature and anticipated effects of scheduled diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to the patient.
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