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Specialty - Endocrinology - ARNP / PA-C #S1-09152021

Job number:

Specialty - Endocrinology - ARNP / PA-C #S1-09152021

Category:

Nursing

Department:

Specialty - Endocrinology - ARNP / PA-C #S1-09152021

Status:

Exempt

Schedule:

Monday - Friday

Description:

Applicants to be considered for this position must apply online and upload your resume for each position. Employees wishing to be considered must complete a transfer form.

Role and Responsibilities

  1. Performs all duties under the direction and supervision of physician(s) of the department dependent upon certification requirements and in accordance with established policies and procedures.
  2. Review medical history and perform examinations to provide health assessment and screen for abnormal conditions.
  3. Assess, diagnose and treat endocrine problems in accordance with department protocols and record appropriately with reviews by supervising physician, if applicable. In doing so performs injections, biopsies, etc.
  4. Orders and interprets routine laboratory tests.
  5. Orders x-rays, EKGs, and other related imaging as required.
  6. Provides education and counsel appropriate to the medical needs of the patient, including but not limited to lifestyle management, treatment interventions, engagement in telehealth platforms, pump and meter education, etc.
  7. Communicates treatment progress with applicable care team members involved in patient care intervention.
  8. Consults with/or refers patients to department physicians, other specialists and community resources as necessary.
  9. Orders, prescribes, dispenses, and administers medications and diabetic equipment according to standard protocols and as may be allowed by state regulation.
  10. Directs other medical personnel in the execution of patient care.
  11. Maintains patient records through timely documentation of all necessary information.
  12. Maintains confidentiality of patient information.
  13. Maintains up-to-date knowledge of trends and developments in the field by reading appropriate articles, journals and related material, and attending seminars, conferences, and other educational opportunities.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  1. National certification or eligible to sit for next exam.
  2. Current Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
  3. Ability and willingness to demonstrate and maintain clinical competency as required for area of assignment.
  4. Critical thinking skills with attention to detail in order to review nurse’s notes, laboratory data and other patient information when evaluating patient condition, reviewing medical records charts to diagnose and treat, and performing minor procedures.
  5. Excellent communication skills to include written and verbal comprehension and expression.
  6. Ability and willingness to exhibit behaviors consistent with standards of service excellence and organizational values.
  7. Knowledgeable about scope of practice.
  8. Demonstrate the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.

Preferred qualifications

  1. Experience in endocrinology or in working with diabetic populations, with knowledge of related anatomy and physiology, as well as procedures and disease management.

Supervisory Responsibilities None

Physical demands Ability to sit and stand for long periods of time; ability to lift up to 20 lbs.

Position Type/Expected Hours to work: Considering both part- and full-time candidates for this position, with flexibility to start at part-time and expand.

Salary Range:

DOE

Posted:

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Closing:

Open until filled

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