The Nurse Practitioner evaluates, plans and provides care for patients in consultation with and under direct supervision of attending Physician. The Nurse Practitioner performs clinical procedures under direction of attending Physician and according to approved protocols to include Performing appropriate medical screening and physical examinations, interpreting laboratory data correctly and ordering appropriate laboratory investigations. In addition, the Nurse Practitioner obtains medical and personal histories, performs physical exams, educates patients and families, conducts research activities reporting and publishing findings when completed.
The ideal candidate for the Nurse Practitioner role maintains effective communication with patients, staff and physicians; provides patient care in a competent, professional and courteous manner; and keeps abreast of current research and incorporates relevant findings into specific areas of clinical practice.
*Specialty/Department/Practice - *BSWH Temple Gastro (possible occasional work in Waco and/or Killeen)
*Benefits - Our competitive benefits package includes:
Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day 1
Nurse Practitioner (NP)
Basic Life Support (BLS): BLS or BLS within 30 days of hire or transfer.
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