Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Nashville, TN (E. Nashville)
Company: Sanitas Medical Center
Posted on: February 24, 2021
Family Practice/Primary Care opening in Nashville, Tennessee.
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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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