Centers For Specialty Care Group Bronx , NY 10467
Centers Health Care is looking to hire an experienced and motivated Nurse Practitioner to provide care via telemedicine for our Skilled Nursing Facilities.
Excellent salary will be offered, commensurate with experience.
DUTIES and REQUIREMENTS:
Meet with residents as needed via video link
Assuring delivery of quality care services to all patients in a respectful and professional manner.
Identify short-term and long-range patient care issues that must be addressed; providing information and commentary pertinent to deliberations; recommending options and courses of action.
Assesses patient health by interviewing patients; performing physical examinations; obtaining, updating, and studying medical histories via telehealth.
Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
Instructs and counsels patients by describing therapeutic regimens; giving normal growth and development information; providing counseling on emotional problems of daily living; promoting wellness and health maintenance.
Provides continuity of care by developing and implementing patient management plans.
Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
Complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Develops health care team staff by providing information, educational opportunities, and experiential growth opportunities.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Health Promotion and Maintenance, Thoroughness, Clinical Skills, Informing Others, Medical Teamwork, Bedside Manner, Infection Control, Administering Medication, Pain Management, Self-Development
Candidate MUST commit to being on call for Three 12-hour shifts per week and one 12 hour shift every other weekend with minimal distractions from other clinic hours, errands, personal schedule conflicts, etc.
Candidate must have outstanding telephonic bed side manner with residents.
Candidate must be extremely comfortable with the use of Smartphones, iPads, plus live video streaming apps like FaceTime & Skype.
Centers Health Care is a fully integrated post-acute care continuum offering rehabilitation and skilled nursing services in more than 45 locations covering five states. In addition, we provide special services including in-patient and home dialysis, ventilator care, and care for those with Alzheimer's. The Centers Health Care family offers Urgent Care, Managed Care, Adult Day Health Care, and Assisted Living services, as well as every level of Home Care. Centers is well known for our commitment to our employees, offering outstanding ongoing training and development, career advancement opportunities, competitive pay rates, generous compensation packages and more.
Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/D/V