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Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant SH Wyandotte

Swope Health Kansas City, KS
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

JOB SUMMARY:

Swope Health-Wyandotte is seeking a Nurse Practitioner and/or Physician Assistant. Professional candidate provides general healthcare assessment, treatment and follow-up commensurate with clinical skills and complying with clinical guidelines, administrative policies/procedures of Swope Health Services, State of Kansas and accrediting/funding agencies.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS

  1. Conduct health assessments on adult patients (and pediatric patients if within scope of practice) with both acute and chronic medical conditions

  2. Develop impression of diagnosis and a treatment plan in collaboration with physician.

  3. Conduct health education/counseling/prevention of individual patients/groups at Swope Health Services.

  4. Participate in interdisciplinary patient staffings.

  5. Coordinate/collaborate with Swope Health Services departments and community service organizations as required by funders, Swope Health Services and supervisors.

  6. Responsible for integrating healthcare and health education in the Continuum of Care process

  7. Order/perform and interpret routine laboratory tests.

  8. Develop a health promotion and maintenance plan, including disease prevention, health education and counseling.

  9. Provide care for selected complicated patients as directed and supervised by department physician(s)

  10. Arrange referrals as needed to other members of the health care team in accordance with SHS policies/procedures and/or third party payers

  11. Attends and participates in professional staff and committee meetings.

  12. Documents complete findings in EMR (Electronic Medical Record) in a timely fashion and completes/locks notes within the specified amount of time.

  13. Participates in on-call after-hours rotation with other providers.

  14. Consistently achieves productivity goals by seeing a combination of scheduled and unscheduled pts.

  15. Submits the specified amount of pt. records to collaborating physician for review.

  16. Coordinate/collaborate with other SHS Depts. prn.

  17. Demonstrate compliance with continuing education requirements for licensure/certification in a timely manner.

  18. Maintain pt. confidentiality at all times including maintaining computer security.

  19. Complete all trainings required by SHS in a timely fashion.

  20. Be available to work clinic hours as assigned by SHS including some evenings and occasionally Saturday clinics.

  21. Provide care for both scheduled and unscheduled pts. prn.

  22. Other duties as assigned by supervisor(s)

QUALIFICATIONS

Registered Nurse in the State of Kansas with ARNP License.

Master of Science in Nursing Degree. 

Spanish and English  highly preferred

Completion of a recognized nurse practitioner program in Family Medicine/Adult Medicine in a university based or university affiliated setting

 Ability to work in a culturally diverse population.

 Able to function as part of a team.

Swope Health

Address

Kansas City, KS
USA