Dec 01, 2021

ADVANCED PRACTICE PROVIDER 4

  • Methodist Health System
  • Dallas, TX, USA
Full-time Advanced Practice

Job Description

Your Job:
The Nurse Practitioner participates in clinical, educational and research opportunities as an employee of Methodist Transplant Physicians group. Primary client base will be a patient referred for outpatient screening and treatment for Hepatitis.

Your Job Requirements:

  • Completion of post-basic course of study through an accredited Physician Assistant Program or completion of Adult, Critical Care or Family Nurse Practitioner program.
  • Ability to learn new surgical techniques and medical skills as a physician extender.
  • Currently licensed or certified as a Physician Assistant.
  • Currently certified as a Nurse Practitioner
  • Currently certified as a Nurse Practitioner

Your Job Responsibilities:

  • The NP/PA, working with a multidisciplinary team, manages all aspects of care of the hepatitis liver disease patient and performs necessary procedures for their care.
  • Obtains detailed history and performs physical examinations.
  • Performs or orders x-rays, electrocardiograms, laboratory tests, and other diagnostic procedures, and interprets results.
  • Instructs patients on prescribed therapeutic regimens, home care and health maintenance.
  • Maintains required records and writes progress notes on patient charts as to status, treatments and procedures.
  • Provides follow-up and health maintenance care to patients in accordance with protocols established by physicians.
  • Enrolls patients in treatment programs and follows them throughout treatment phase.
  • Medically manages patient's complications and response to treatment