Nurse Practitioner (part-time)

Oct 02, 2016
Oct 30, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Enjoy a rewarding position w/ Medi-Weightloss in Orange, CT. Wonderful environment focusing on preventative medicine. Everyday is a celebration. No on call requirements. We are looking for a full time Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) with a valid DEA license to join our talented team & deliver exceptional patient care. The NP/PA will work under the supervision of the medical director. Under general direction, the NP/PA provides patient care; conducts physical exams; completes health history summary; documents patients' progress and assists with patient care management. Job FunctionsObtains and reviews patient's medical history information relevant to patient careConducts physical examinationsOrders and reviews laboratory studies as well as diagnostic proceduresAssumes responsibility for prescribing FDA approved appetite suppressants according to state and federal guidelinesReviews patient's progress and manages patient care accordinglyMaintains all required documentation for patient care and medication managementCoducts patient consultationsProvides training to clinical and non-clinical staff as neededDocuments patient progress notes in the patient chart and/or EMR.Conducts consultations with patients regarding the programPerforms other clinical duties as requiredConducts follow up calls to patients to discuss the patient's progress and address any concerns RequirementsMust have valid Medical & DEA License.Must ensure CAQH profile is current. Credentialed provider preferred.Must be willing to work Saturday hours.Must be team player and enjoy Changing Lives! * Competitive Salary * For more information about our company, visit our website at

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.