The Advanced Care Practitoner (ACP) extends the services of physicians by providing assessment and management of patient care. Services that this position may provide include physical exams, interpreting diagnostic tests and counseling patients about treatment.
This position may also provide coordination and clinical services across the continuum of care for patients, and also focuses on patient wellness and disease prevention. This position operates under physician directed protocols for all Advanced Care Practitioner duties.
ACP must obtain and maintain Medical Staff privileges as required by the position.
Certifications and Licensures
RequiredAPRN (Advanced Practice Registered Nurse)NursingRequiredPA (Physician Assistant)
Specific SkillsRequiredCustomer service skills
RequiredWritten and verbal communication skills
RequiredWork with a team
RequiredCritical thinking skills
RequiredComputer skills appropriate to position
RequiredKnowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to position
RequiredMedical terminology use and understanding
Baycare Health System, Inc