Advance Registered Nurse Practitioner - ARNP (Westport,CT)
The Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) will perform physical examinations and preventive health measures within prescribed guidelines and under instructions of Physician.
Perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to assist physician in diagnosing medical and surgical problems and prescribing necessary treatment and services for quality patient care; record the normal and abnormal data for review by the physician.
Take patient histories, conduct physical examinations; write progress notes; prepare patient workups and summaries noting pertinent positive and negative findings; obtain psychosocial history relevant to patient care, and assume responsibility for developing therapeutic relationships with patients.
Order and schedule laboratory studies and diagnostic procedures; explain necessity, preparation, nature and anticipated effects of scheduled diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to the patient.
Carry out therapeutic procedures such as cast application and removal, wound suturing and dressing changes; monitor progress of patients, report progress to supervising physician, and maintain record of each patient's progress, consulting with supervising physician when patient's progress does not meet anticipated and/or predetermined criteria.
Provide patient education.
Other Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) duties as assigned.
Work requires completion of accredited Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) program. Active state nursing license required.
Prefer at least 1 year of experience as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) in a hospital or related medical facility.
Must pass all required Maxim screening tests with an 80% or greater.
Clear criminal background screening.
Current BLS card.
ACLS/PALS per Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) contract requirement.
Current TB results or chest x-ray.
Current physical exam per state regulations or Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) contract requirements.
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our caregivers are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer them the following benefits:
Competitive Pay & weekly paychecks
Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
401(k) savings plan
Continuous professional and clinical training
Awards and recognition programs
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.
Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.
Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
Recruiter's Name:Maison Hatcher
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