Nurse Practitioner

IMMEDIATE NURSE PRACTITIONER OPPORTUNITY!

A brand new urgent care facility in Totowa, NJ is looking for a nurse practitioner to join their team!

The Ideal Candidates:

  • Nurse Practitioner License for all age groups
  • Minimum 2 years of NP experience
  • Personal NPI/ability to write prescriptions

Job Duties:

  • Provides complete patient assessment, including vital signs and pre-examination procedures. Gathers and assesses objective and subjective data from the patient.
  • Obtain vital signs, measure BMI, review pharmacological therapy and conduct a physical examination.
  • Educate and counsel patient and family on any conditions identified during assessment and screening procedures.
  • Make recommendations and communicate findings to Primary Care Physicians
  • Documents data and assessments in the patient record. May use a computer system and information technology to ensure standard documentation, coding, and completion.
  • Assists the providers in all aspects of the consultation, treatment, procedures, and follow-up care.
  • Executing medical regimens and nursing interventions as appropriate for the setting and their competency.
  • Patient health counseling and instruction, including meeting with families and caregivers.
  • Medication reconciliation, management, patient compliance, inventory, education.
  • Operating medical equipment.
  • Maintaining medical supplies, inventory, and disposal.
  • Ensures regulatory compliance with OSHA guidelines, CLIA regulations, HIPAA medical privacy guidelines.
  • The position may include triage of calls for urgent appointments, referrals for patient consults and testing, insurance pre-certification, and documentation.
  • May use general office skills including keyboarding, office computer software, filing, answering telephones, email, faxing, copying.
  • Excellent customer service skills are needed for interacting with patients, families, and caregivers.