NP or PA Outpatient Clinic

  • Worcester, MA 01601, United States
  • Jan 05, 2018
Nurse Practitioner

Job Description

Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner 

Deliver direct Primary Care to assigned patients. Develop therapeutic plans of care for prevention, management and maintenance of optimum health for individuals.
Provide Preventive Health Services according to established practice standards. Provide health education and counseling to assigned patients by promoting positive health behaviors and self care skills. Provide family planning counseling.
Provide care for Acute and Chronic Illness and Urgent Care services that includes assessment, diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of illness.
Consult with physician partner and/or refer to subspecialty care patients with more complex/dynamic problems.
Provide primary care and preventive services to children and adolescent populations within the assigned site/location as assigned by the designated clinical supervisor.
Maintain and update Electronic Health Records (EHR) in a systematic format and complete required documentation within the specified amount of time expected by the assigned manager/director. Ensure that patient records are kept confidential consistent with Health Center policies and procedures, Joint Commission, and HIPAA standards. Monitors HIPAA compliance within the work environment.
Required Qualifications:

Master’s Degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
Active, Unrestricted Nurse Practitioner License in Massachusetts.

Preferred Qualifications:

One to two years prior experience as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

Bilingual in English/Spanish or English/Portuguese