Lifepoint Hospitals Los Alamos , NM 87544
Provides primary or acute healthcare services for certain acute or chronic health conditions in specific populations in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.
Obtains patient history andperforms assessment via observation, interview and examination.
Documents patient careperformed, assessments made, and orders given
Orders, performs andinterprets diagnostic studies.
Performs preventative healthassessments, screening, immunizations and care.
Provides direct treatmentand management of health conditions, including use of prescriptive authorityand referral to other healthcare providers or community resources
Provides counseling andeducation of patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventativehealth and wellness, treatment options, and community resources
Provides care in the contextof promoting age- and culture-appropriate informed choices, shared decisionmaking, and the right to self-determination.
Education & Licensure: Ability to performessential job functions.
Current RN & NP licensure in New Mexico.Licensure/recognition by the appropriate state agencies. Prescriptive Authorityby the appropriate state agency, as may be required for practice. Specialtyorganization certification preferred (or required, is so specified by state).Current NRP certifications are required. Must be credentialed by Los AlamosMedical Center.