Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care
Posted 2 years ago
Listing Type: Nursing
Employment Type: Nursing
Education Level: Not Stated
Experience Level: All|Experienced
Compensation: 42.45 - 63.25
Job Title: Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care
Work Location: Good Samaritan Medical Ctr campus - NW Portland OR
Department: Clinic Srvcs: Northwest Clinic
Status: Part time benefited, 24-35 hrs/wk
Budgeted Hrs/Wk: 32
Hours: M-F 8:83-4 (may be flexible)
Work Days: Mon-Fri, no weekends
Job Number: 16-1839
Salary Min: 42.45
Salary Max: 63.25
Critical To Fill:
Job Code: 06009
Works in collaboration with physicians to provide complete physical examinations, diagnosis, and treatment of both chronic and episodic disorders. Assigned principal responsibility for primary health care of patients under professional medical direction from physicians. Seeks the expert opinion or advice of a physician whenever the incumbent decides a case falls outside the scope authorized by policies and protocol. The Nurse Practitioner plans and implements and a physician reviews and confirms health care goals for patients.
The Nurse Practitioner typically remains responsible for the patient throughout the course of the treatment, provides the physical examination, the diagnosis, and the health care plan, determines when the patient has recovered, and releases the patient. The Nurse Practitioner may refer the patient to physicians for consultation or to specialized health resources for treatment but retains responsibility for clinical management as well as any subsequent modification.
As required by licensure.
Clinical experience requirements are dependent upon the specific position, and include a minimum of 2 years of experience in a related field.
Current applicable state RN license required.
National certification as a Nurse Practitioner (NP) required. Applicable state license as a Nurse Practitioner w/Prescriptive Privileges (NP-PP) required. Current certification dependent upon the specific position to include Basic Life Support (CPR). Supports and models the Legacy Preferred Provider Profile.