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Nurse Practitioner

Uni Urgent Care Frederick, MD

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
 

Urgent Care Job Description

Certified Family Nurse Practitioner - Signing bonus offered 

Reports to: Medical Director 

FLSA Status: Exempt 

Job Summary: Provides episodic care to patients following accepted standards and protocols. 

            Primary Job Duties: 

  • Perform complete physical exams and assessments of patients including urgent, emergent and non-urgent presentation. 
  • Select, order, perform and interpret diagnostic tests, EKG including wet reading X-rays as appropriate
  • Analyze reports and findings of tests to diagnose patients. 
  • Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness and injury. 
  • Refers patient to PCP or specialist as appropriate.
  • Perform procedures including laceration repair, I & D’s, IV, removal of superficial foreign bodies, splinting and casting, ear irrigations. 
  • Explain procedures,  review and discuss test results and prescribed treatments with patients. 
  •  Document findings and treatment course in patient  electronic medical record including follow-up notes. 
  • Direct professional and ancillary staff regarding treatment of patients.
  • Interact with medical practices and emergency room physicians to create a cooperative atmosphere.
  • Maintain up to date knowledge base for medical conditions and injuries that may present to an urgent care setting.
  • Assist with training and orientating new provider staff.
  • Maintain strictest confidentiality (HIPAA)

            Education:

  • Family Medicine degree from accredited university. Active Maryland Registered Nurse License.  Successful completion of Nurse Practitioner  program in Family Practice, with Emergency Medicine or Urgent Care Experience
  • Experience Med-Peds or ER
  • Have earned national certification as an FNP nurse through either the ANCC or the AANP, nurses must complete at least a master of science in nursing (MSN) through a program accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), or the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC). 

Licensure/Certifications:

  •  Certification  Family Nurse Practitioner through ANCC or AANP
  • State and Federal licensure (Maryland)
  • DEA licensure.
  • ACLS/PALS certification.

Experience:

  • A minimum of two years clinical experience with pediatric and adult patients preferred.

Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of medical coding.
  • Knowledge of the principles and practice of urgent care medicine.
  • Knowledge of the principles and practice of occupational health, DOT exams

Skills:

  • Competent with common PC applications including Internet, Email and Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively; Great Bedside manner; Team leader
  • Excellent customer service skills

Benefits: Excellent benefit package, Medical/Dental and STD/LTD and 401k/ PTO

Uni Urgent Care

Address

Frederick, MD
21702 USA

Industry

Healthcare

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