Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant (NP / PA)

The Execu|Search Group
Aug 13, 2017
Aug 14, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity An established healthcare facility located in New York City is actively seeking a self-motivated and patient-oriented Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant (NP / PA) for a promising opportunity on their staff. In this role, the NP / PA will provide assessment of, and treatment for, health problems to residents of temporary housing. Apply today! Company Description Healthcare Facility Job Description The Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant (NP / PA) will: * Assess the medical needs of the homeless population. * Provide care to patients with acute or sub-acute medical problems * Provide care to patients with chronic disorders * Initiate requests for indicated diagnostic tests * Develop and implement a plan of care for each patient * Participate in on-going session with supervising physician regarding medical care responsibilities * Assist in developing procedures and protocols for patient care * Work at other clinical primary care areas, as assigned by supervisor * Participate in peer review sessions and other Quality Improvement activities Required Skills * Active New York State Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant license * 1-2 years of experience in and Ambulatory Care setting and Community Health Care * Bilingual, English and Spanish * Proven ambulatory skills * Strong clinical skills and knowledge * Ability to multitask * Excellent communication skills