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Nurse Practitioner - Direct Hire
Sacramento, CA | Direct Hire Position
Responsibilities: Provides services to patients in a timely manner including but not limited to taking health histories, prepping treatments, monitoring and documenting patients, and prepping treatment rooms forthe next day. Develops care plans based on patient assessment, ensuring appropriate follow up in accordance with established policies, procedures, and hospital guidelines. Orders pertinent diagnostic laboratory and radiology testing for the medical diagnosis or presenting symptom. Prescribe medications as appropriate. Utilizes written guidelines and protocol for clinical decision making and management. Utilizes application of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation in formulating diagnoses and interventions. Perform diagnostic and/or therapeutic procedures within level of training and expertise and in agreement with supervising physician. Maintains appropriate records detailing the patient's treatment plan and outcomes.
Requirements: 3+ years' experience providing care for patients. Bachelor in Nursing and current licensure as an RN or Nurse Practitioner inthe state of California. Prior experience in inpatient and/or outpatient settings demonstrating the ability to workindependently. Knowledge of and ability to apply professional medical principles, procedures, and techniques. Excellent active listening and critical thinking skills. Possession of exceptional communication and interpersonal skills that enable effective collaboration with physicians, staff, community health workers, patients and their families.