Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Nashville, TN (Antioch)
Company: Sanitas Medical Center
Posted on: November 23, 2020
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physician assistant jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Sanitas
Medical Center is looking for bilingual Nurse Practitioners and
Physician Assistants to join our team. Sanitas partnered with
BlueCross and BlueShield, brings its advanced primary care model
with services such as primary care, walk-in urgent care, lab,
diagnostic, and health care education and resources to cater to our
patients. We strive to attract people who believe in our mission
and are dedicated to the service of our patients and their
families. Sanitas premiered in the U.S. in 2015 and is a part of
Keralty, a multinational company with expertise in integrated
medical care. With nearly 60 medical centers in the United States,
we serve over 200,000 patients and we're still growing and
expanding in new areas across the U.S., in partnership with leading
health insurers. If you're looking for more than just a place to
work––a place where patients are considered family, then we want to
meet you. Join a team of dedicated healthcare professionals who are
transforming primary care by focusing on spending quality time with
our patients. Learn more about the exciting career opportunities
available in your area.
MAIN ACCOUNTABILITIES:Provides quality, comprehensive inpatient and
outpatient primary health care services to the Medical Center's
patients. Reports directly to the Medical Director regarding
clinical issues and activities related to the delivery of medical
care. APRN/PAs are expected to be familiar with the philosophy,
goals and objectives of the Center and work collaboratively to
achieve them. They must be cognizant of, and comply with, all
Center policies and procedures, as well as pertinent state and
federal regulations. APRN/PAs provide the full scope of primary
care services, which fall under his/her field of training,
including but not limited to diagnosis, treatment, coordination of
care, preventive care and health maintenance of their
patients.Obtain health history and perform physical examinations.
Diagnose and direct counseling for each patient on a plan for
treatment. Prescribe medication in accordance with Tennessee
statute and professional practice guidelines. Maintains a problem
oriented health record for each patient seen in accordance with the
Center's established Health Information Management policies and
procedures.Assures continuity of care by providing comprehensive
medical services on a timely basis as per Clinic schedule within
the Center's scope of practice and the provider's training.
Provides excellent internal/external customer service via
telephone, fax or face-to-face contact to assist patients with
their health care needs. Perform minor surgical procedures. Arrange
referral for patients requiring services not offered at Medical
Center Review incoming reports (e.g. lab, x-ray, EKG) sign, date
and follow-up in a timely manner. Follows established departmental
and medical center policies, procedures, and objectives; continuous
quality improvements objectives and safety, environmental, and/or
infection control standards. Participates in specified health
promotion, education and/or prevention programs as needed i.e.
diabetes collaborative/health fairs etc.; attends and participates
in medical center meetings / departmental meetings and other
medical center functions as required by the Center. Assist in
updating protocols and principles of practice as requested. Assist
in outside medical public relations functions. Trains, mentors and
supervises students and clinical support staff, as appropriate
Supervises mid-level practitioners (physician assistants and nurse
practitioners). Perform other duties as assigned by medical
- Master's Degree from accredited Nursing/PA Program.
- Valid State Nurse Practitioner License or PA license.
- Valid DEA License.
- Minimum 2-year experience in acute/urgent care, family practice
or emergency department setting.
- (MSN) and certification by one of the Nurse Practitioner
certifying bodies (ANCC or AANP) as a Family Nurse Practitioner
(FNP) is required.
- BLS and ACLS valid certification.
- English/Spanish preferred
- Any combination of education, training, and experience which
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