The GW Medical Faculty Associates
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Nurse Practitioner - Dermatology (Mon-Fri) OUTPATIENT - NO WEEKENDS
at The GW Medical Faculty Associates
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: ecdc0e66-0b1a-427c-aa59-114a6c81d4e9
Categories: Healthcare - RNs & Nurse Management
To perform an expanded clinical role in providing patient care with physician.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other duties may be assigned.
Obtains and documents new patient’s chief complaint(s), family history, social history, history of present illness, and performs and documents physical examination of the body area and/or organ system and/or other related organ system(s) based on the presenting problem(s).
Obtains and documents existing patient’s chief complaint(s), history of presenting illness, and performs and documents physical examination of the body area and/or organ system and/or other related organ system(s) if applicable based on the presenting problem(s).
Under direction of physician, writes orders for testing i.e., laboratory radiology.
Under direction of physician, writes prescriptions.
Based on physician diagnosis, counsels patient and/or family regarding illness and supplies patient and/or family with appropriate teaching and educational material.
Directs patient and/or family to agencies dealing with specific illnesses/diseases.
Dictates patient visit notes to referring physician when applicable.*
Completes hospital rounds each morning for physicians’ patients. Performs related physician examination, documents patient’s progress, consults with clinical staff when necessary, and orders testing for radiology, laboratory, etc. Documents all of patient visit.
Clinic schedule will be for 3 days per week for new patients and for follow up visits conducive to the schedule of all physicians and residents.Qualifications
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.