Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
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Are you a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant that is ready to take on an innovative role and be part of a great team? ChristianaCare is looking for a NP or PA to work in our Center of Virtual Health. The selected candidate will provide virtual continuity and comprehensive primary care to a panel of patients across the lifespan. The NP/PA will able to grow their own panel of patients and work closely with a multidisciplinary team. This practice is located at our new Avenue North location in Wilmington, DE. This is a full-time position with practice hours between 7am-8pm Monday-Friday and 8am-3pm on Saturdays. The selected candidate will rotate evening and Saturday coverage, as well as on-call between the other providers.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Assesses health status of patients through virtual physical examination and medical history.
Analyze patient data and formulate an individualize plan of care based on patient assessment and needs.
Evaluate and monitor the effectiveness of prescribed management plan.
Independently review patient problems including, but not limited to medication refills, determining the need of follow up care and referring appropriately to the physician according to policy.
Administer medical care in a safe and efficient manner consistent with regulatory and organizational policies and procedures.
Establish priorities based on patient needs and act on these accordingly.
Transcribe orders appropriately and within scope of practice and credentials.
Order necessary diagnostic and therapeutic procedures within scope of practice and privileges.
Complete appropriate and timely documentation in the electronic health record (EHR), which includes history and physical (H&P), ambulatory office notes, and message center.
Submit billing in a timely fashion according policy.
Utilize teaching/learning principles coupled with an expert clinical knowledge to promote and provide education and counseling to the patient and/or family including teach back.
Participate in performance improvement, research, and/or organizational activities.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Completion of a Master's degree program and board certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner or completion of a Physician Assistant program and board certification as a physician assistant.
At least 2 years of APC experience preferred
Experience with delivering care in a Virtual platform preferred
License or license eligible in the states of Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania
Internal Number: JR54974
About Christiana Care
Christiana Care is growing and seeks physicians of all disciplines, from primary care through specialty and leadership positions. We also have tremendous opportunities for physician assistants and advanced practice registered nurses. We offer you: Inspiring, fast-paced, team-based practice environments; Epic EMRs and innovative medical technologies and treatments; Accessible leaders who listen to, value and appreciate you; Colleagues who’ve trained at other nationally respected medical centers; Support for your ideas, opinions and contributions. It’s the best of nationally recognized academic and community-based medicine, with you at the center. Bring us your passion for care and clinical excellence as well as your desire to make a difference. We’ll provide you with a highly competitive salary and excellent benefits, continuing education and recognition programs, and much more. Find your new job right now.