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Nurse Practitioner- Internal Medicine

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Location
Farmington, NY
Job Type
Direct Hire
Date
Jan 17, 2020
Job ID
2680008

Job Description



We are looking for a Nurse Practitioner to join a growing Internal Medicine practice. As an advanced practice registered nurse, you’ll be our go-to person for ensuring the best patient care possible. The job duties of the nurse practitioner includes conducting physical examinations, interpreting lab tests and overseeing patients’ health. You’ll be both a health practitioner and an educator, supporting disease prevention practices and helping people lead healthy lives. You should have experience in one of the following Nurse Practitioner specialties: primary care, internal medicine or urgent care. As a Nurse Practitioner, you’ll have to work closely with other healthcare professionals, so you should have a team spirit and a positive attitude. Patience, problem-solving skills and communication ability are important. If you’re dedicated to advancing your knowledge and clinical expertise through research and professional discourse, we’d like to meet you.


Responsibilities



  • Examine patients and their medical records
  • Order and study diagnostic tests (blood tests, X-rays etc.)
  • Diagnose health conditions and illnesses
  • Propose treatments for chronic and infectious diseases
  • Prescribe medications
  • Maintain accurate records and schedules
  • Inform patients about their health conditions and prescribed medications
  • Educate patients and their family members on diseases, epidemics and prevention
  • Oversee patients’ overall health
  • Promote good health practices
  • Advance professional knowledge and conduct research

Skills



  • Proven experience as Nurse Practitioner in a clinic, hospital, ER or other setting
  • Expertise in primary care, acute care and chronic care practices
  • Knowledge of health and patient care regulations
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong ethics
  • Team spirit with a positive attitude
  • Patience and cool-headedness
  • Willingness to continue gaining knowledge and clinical experience
  • Valid nurse practitioner license

 

Compensation/Benefits

We offer a very competitive compensation package that includes a base salary and bonus program. Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, paid time off, paid holidays, annual CEUs, relocation expenses.