Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner

Lancaster Rural Health Clinic View Company Profile

We are looking for a part time midlevel Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to work at our Rural Health clinic with at least 2 years of experience. The candidate should be duly licensed, certified to work in the state of Kentucky. The Mid-level practitioner will be independently responsible for managing health problems and coordinating health care for the patients in accordance with State and Federal rules and regulations and peer standards of care in -assessment of health status, diagnosis, development of plan of care and treatment, implementation of treatment plan, and evaluation of patient status. Health care management is conducted in collaboration with other health care team members at our facility and other providers involved in the patient care. Core functions include Clinical, and some administrative functions. They mainly include xe2x80xa6 Functions independently to perform age-appropriate history and physical for complex acute, critical, and chronically ill perioperative patients. Orders and interprets diagnostic and therapeutic tests relative to patientxe2x80x99s age-specific needs. Prescribes appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment modalities Should carry or eligible to get DEA license to prescribe controlled medications. Implements interventions to support the patient to regain or maintain physiologic stability, including but not limited to serving in the first assisting role. Assists with other health care team members in accordance with facility, state, and federal regulations. Monitors the effectiveness of interventions. Facilitates the patientxe2x80x99s transition within and between health care settings, e.g. admitting, transferring, and discharging patients. Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members by making appropriate referrals. Facilitates staff, patient and family decision making by providing educational tools. Qualifications: Should be a Graduate of an accredited school of nurse practitioner program or Physician Assistant school Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program or a PA program Current Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) Licensure or a PA license Current provider card in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS); PALS provider Strong computer skills, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Eligible for hospital privileges Experience Minimum of 3-5 yearsxe2x80x99 experience in the Clinical practice in a primary care set up preferred. Job Type: Part time Job Type: Part-time Expected hours: 24 per week Benefits: 401(k) Dental insurance Flexible schedule Health insurance Life insurance Paid time off Vision insurance Medical specialties: Primary Care Schedule: 8 hour shift Ability to Relocate: Lancaster, KY 40444: Relocate before starting work (Required) Work Location: In person

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