Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Under the direction and supervision of a license physician, provides health care to patients including diagnosis and treatment.
Under the supervision of physician, obtains medical histories, performs physical examinations, makes diagnosis and orders appropriate and standard laboratory and diagnostic procedures as necessary in the office.
Evaluates procedure results and finding to physicians.
Provides continuity of care by developing and implementing patient’s plan of care.
Provides patient education and tailors instructions to patients’ individual circumstances. Instructs and counsels patients regarding therapeutic regimens, promoting wellness and health maintenance.
Documents exam and progress notes. Provides referral letters as needed.
In addition to office visits, the Nurse Practitioner will perform other tests and procedures.
Collects, monitors and reports on patient outcomes.
Share night and weekend call coverage with other Physician Extenders in the group.
Other duties as assigned by supervising physician.
Ensure HIPAA guidelines are followed at all times.
New York State License as a Registered Profession Nurse.
Certification as Nurse Practitioner.
Displays appropriate medical decision making.
Experience in OB/GYN required.
Ability to work with other medical professionals.
Internal Number: 2
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