Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant

Recruiter
Medi-Weightloss
Location
Wethersfield
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 02, 2016
Closes
Oct 24, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant Salary Compensation $47.00-$57.00 Hourly The NP/PA / APRN will work under the supervision of the clinic physician according to the medical protocol set forth by the organization. Under general direction, the PA / APRN provides patient care; conducts physical exams; completes health history summary; documents patients' progress and assists with patient care management. Essential Job Functions ??? Obtains and reviews patient's medical and psychosocial history information relevant to patient care??? Conducts physical examinations??? Orders and reviews laboratory studies as well as diagnostic procedures; including ECGs??? Assumes responsibility for prescribing and dispensing FDA approved appetite suppressants according to state and federal guidelines??? Reviews patient's progress and manages patient care accordingly??? Maintains all required documentation for patient care and medication management??? Facilitates referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities as necessary and will communicate with collaborating physician and/ or specialist regarding patient's care Non-essential Job Functions ??? Provides training to clinical and non-clinical staff as needed??? Documents patient progress notes in the patient chart and/or EMR.??? Conducts consultations with patients regarding the program??? Performs other clinical duties as required??? Conducts follow up calls to patients to discuss the patient's progress and address any concerns??? Provides ongoing support to promote clinic profitability and success Minimum QualificationsValid license in the state of ConnecticutDEA LicenseCurrent national board certificationA true team player Please provide CV, current medical licenses, and salary requirements when applying Medi-Weightloss was founded in 2005 by Edward Kaloust. The franchise headquarters is located in Tampa, Florida. The Medi-Weightloss weight loss program was developed based on the five keys to wellness: nutrition, fitness, medicine, education, and motivation. At Medi-Weightloss, our mission is not only to help patients achieve their weight loss goals but to help them achieve long-term wellness. We understand that wellness encompasses much more than weight loss and that is why we are always working to ensure that all aspects of our patients health are improved while on our program. In addition to offering an individualized physician-supervised weight loss programs for adults, Medi-Weightloss also offers specialized weight loss programs for adolescents and for individuals at risk of or current are diagnosed diabetics through its Acute DM Program.

Company Description:

Our mission is to help our patients achieve their weight loss goals AND to help them achieve long-term wellness through lifestyle changes. Our program guides patients using the five keys to wellness: nutrition, fitness, medicine, education, and motivation.

Developed and administered by healthcare experts, the physician-supervised Medi-Weightloss Program is evidence-based to result in a successful lifestyle change for the patient. When administering the treatment, Medi-Weightloss healthcare providers take each patient's unique health profile into account, which is what makes us The One that Works! In fact, our patients have lost over 3 million pounds nationwide since 2006. In addition to offering an individualized physician-supervised weight loss programs for adults, Medi-Weightloss also offers specialized weight loss programs for adolescents and for individuals at risk of or current are diagnosed diabetics.

Medi-Weightloss Scientific Advisory Board critically reviews the effectiveness, safety, and added value of the Medi-Weightloss treatment guidelines and products through outcomes research. This panel of physicians, scientists, and public health experts also assists in guiding the development of translational research studies that move scientific discoveries from university laboratories to the patient care setting.

Medi-Weightloss was founded in 2005 by Edward Kaloust. The franchise headquarters is located in Tampa, Florida.