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We are seeking a Nurse Practitioner Or Physician Assistant for a Private Neurosurgery Practice to become a part of our team! You will focus on providing high quality patient care as part of a healthcare team. Patient base is 100% adults.

Work 2-3 days in the clinic seeing patients with the doctor and 3 days making rounds at the hospital.

Duties Include:

· Perform physical examinations

· Record patient histories

· Ttake blood

· Administer IVS and injections

· Conduct diagnostic tests

· Dispense medications

· Educate patients and their families

· Perform specific neurosurgical procedures, like the insertion of lumbar drains and arterial catheters, and the reprogramming of shunts

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QUALIFICATIONS:

· Licensed as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, APRN or Physician assistant in the state of Louisiana

· Licenses & Certifications

· Minimum

· If Nurse Practitioner:

· list of 2 items

·  Active APNP or APRN license in State of Louisiana

·  Active board certification as an NP in Acute Care.

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· If Physician Assistant:

· list of 2 items

·  Active PA license in State of Louisiana

·  Active PA board certification

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· All Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant applicants must have:

· list of 2 items

·  Active DEA license or ability to apply for such license prior to or upon hire

·  CPR certification and advanced life support certifications if relevant to practice area (ACLS, PALS, NRP)

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· Preferred

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· Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

· list of 9 items

·  Extensive knowledge of physical assessment, differential diagnosis, pathophysiology, pharmacology, management of acute and chronic patient/family Neurosurgery

· health problems, and knowledge/application of evolving Comprehensive Stroke Care standards

· Ability to care for acutely and chronically ill patients and their families who may have a spectrum of Neurosurgical problems

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills

· Professional demeanor

· Ability to work as an effective team member

· Potential to grow into a leader

· Ability to prioritize tasks

· Possess the requisite knowledge and clinical skills to provide care to the Young Adult, Adult and Geriatric age groups

· Adept and willing to learn and assist acute care neurosurgery procedures and management

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Perks And Benefits

· Competitive compensation of

Nurse Practitioner $113,000 Package

· Physician Assistant $123,000 Package

· Taking Call is Every 4 - 5 Weekend an additional $18,000 Pay In The Package For Taking Call

· Full Benefit Package, Paid Vacation, Sick Days, Paid Malpractice Insurance

Hours Of Operation are:

Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

2 -3 Days In The clinic and 2 Days making rounds at the hospital. Great Hours

Taking Call is Every 4 - 5 Weekend

Clinic Is Tuesday and Thursday They Will Help Me With The Patients - We

Will See Them Together

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Why Work Here?

Excellent Pay Rate With Benefits As Well As Great Staff To Work With. :)

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Lafayette, LA
USA