Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - part time

  • Curana Health
  • Newton, NC
  • time-alarm-solid 02-02-2024

Job Description

Curana Health is seeking a part-time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to provide direct patient care services within the post-acute care setting. As part of our dedicated team, you will have the opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the health, happiness, and dignity of senior living residents.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct clinical interventional and episodic direct care visits, and appropriate re-evaluation of care visits.
  • Provide ongoing evaluation and treatment of chronic, co-morbid illnesses, as medically appropriate.
  • Evaluate/treat residents for changes in condition.
  • Review medications, orders, and diagnostic tests, and respond to clinical abnormalities appropriately for all patients under their care, as allowed and/or requested by collaborating physicians.
  • Coordinate care with collaborating physicians as indicated for overall medical management.
  • Conduct Annual Wellness Visits on all long-term Nursing Facility residents and may perform Annual History and Physicals as requested by Facilities.
  • Assist with facility-wide illnesses, where appropriate collaborations exist.
  • Coordinate care with other disciplines, such as Therapists, Specialists, and Social Workers.
  • Maintain communication with families/attend family conferences when possible.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Valid nurse practitioner or physician assistant license in the state of operations & current board certification in your field.
  • Masters Degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant Studies.
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills preferred.
  • Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Must possess traits of punctuality, organizational skills, and ability to function within a team.

Benefits

  • Competitive pay.
  • Comprehensive benefits.
  • Flexible scheduling.
  • Opportunities to make a meaningful difference for seniors.
  • Collaborative and rewarding environment.