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Family Nurse Practitioner

Cape Fox Shared Services Bethesda, MD
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Concentric Methods is seeking a Nurse Practitioner to join our team in Bethesda, MD in support of the NIH.

Responsibilities:

  • Obtain informed consent/assent of adult and pediatric patients on research protocols; maintain informed consent documentation; ensure adherence to institutional policies and procedures
  • Screen patients for entry onto research protocols; determine patient eligibility for study enrollment based on thorough patient interviews and review of medical records
  • Obtain medical histories and perform physical examinations; place medical orders; review laboratory results for normal and abnormal findings
  • Create timelines and calendars of protocol related requirements by study visit (e.g., procedures, interventions, diagnostic tests, laboratory blood work); create order sets for CRIS computer systems; input orders for individual patients; schedule visits
  • Track protocol-related study data (e.g., physical exams, medical histories, current medications, adverse events, results of diagnostic tests and lab data); transcribe into case report forms
  • Monitor and document subjects’ response to therapy; grade and complete written documentation of adverse events; communicate findings to appropriate personnel (e.g., principal investigators, IRB, FDA, others) with recommendations for appropriate invention
  • Contribute to the analysis of study data; participate in the publishing of findings
  • Recruit healthy subjects and patients; interview subjects to obtain social, medical and autoimmune diseases history, and medication history
  • Perform in-depth medical assessments of patients; analyze trends in patient conditions; identify problems; alter treatment regimens in keeping with research protocols when appropriate (including abnormal lab values)
  • Review patients’ charts to collect relevant clinical data such as laboratory test results, alter treatment regimens in keeping with research protocols when appropriate (including changes in dosage of protocol medications, suspension of patient’s participation in a protocol, order additional diagnostic tests, refer patient to a standard treatment in a community setting)
  • Analyze recurring trends that might result in new protocols or modifications of existing protocols
  • Perform comprehensive patient management services as appropriate, including writing admission, transfer and discharge orders; order and interpret diagnostic tests; document through in-depth progress notes and dictation summaries
  • Provide skillful monitoring of patients for possible adverse reactions to drugs or procedures that may require emergency treatment or revision of prescribed regimen; perform emergency management procedures on unstable patients; initiate emergency measures; interpret observations to physicians
  • Receive and respond to inquiries from referring physicians, private hospital staff and patients regarding the diagnosis and eligibility for research protocols
  • Maintain contact with patients and referring physicians to explain patient’s condition and symptoms; interpret results of laboratory tests; discuss the future status of patients who have participated in the studies
  • Follow up on patients throughout study to schedule tests, follow up exams, and admissions
  • Present data at clinical staff meetings

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Master’s degree in Nursing with current license as a Nurse Practitioner in the state of Maryland, or, if licensed in another state, documentation that a Maryland license is pending
  • Successful completion of a Nurse Practitioner program from an accredited college or university nursing program
  • Minimum of two (2) years of Nurse Practitioner experience in a clinical setting involving both an adult and pediatric patient population
  • Current certification in BLS required
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written
  • Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills

Cape Fox Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates provide equal employment opportunities to all persons and prohibit employment decisions on the basis of race, religion, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, or sexual orientation. Cape Fox Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates offer preference to Cape Fox Corporation shareholders, descendants and other Native Americans pursuant to Public Law 100-241.

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Why Work Here?

Fantastic opportunity to work for an incredible company, 401k with 100% match, day one vesting/ownership!

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