Nurse Practitioner, Virtual Primary Care

Christiana Care Health System Wilmington , DE 19801

Posted 4 weeks ago

General Description

Are you a Nurse Practitioner that is highly motivated and technologically savvy?

Christiana Care Health System is recruiting for a Nurse Practitioner to join our Christiana Care Virtual Primary Care Practice at our CareLink Building, located near the Wilmington Hospital, in the City of Wilmington. We are looking for a Nurse Practitioner that can work a flexible schedule between the hours of 9am-9pm with periodic weekend coverage needed. This innovative primary care model will allow for high adult care delivery through virtual web-based and telephonic visits. This position will have the support onsite with a collaborating physician, nurse, and medical assistant. Additionally, they will have the extensive collaborating support of the CareLink team members.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides direct management and ambulatory care of patients under physician supervision Identifies each patient prior providing care and treatment

  • Assesses and documents patient response to intervention

  • Demonstrates ability to carry out critical skill as outlined in policies and procedures

  • Medication reconciliation and prescriptions done safely

  • Ability to independently review patient problems and create a plan of care

  • Ability to refer patients for appropriate testing, review and report results as necessary

  • Providing patient education and counseling to patients

  • Participate in chronic disease management of patients

  • Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices

  • Reports to the appropriate personnel, in a timely fashion, any unsafe activities, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients, and visitors

  • Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to provide care appropriate to adult patients

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Licensure or license eligible for Registered Nurse and Advanced Practice Nursing as set forth by the Delaware Board of Nursing, as well as Maryland, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey, which you will be reimbursed for.

Certification by the appropriate national organization specific to area of specialty

Prescriptive authority

Certified in BLS

About Us

Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you require reasonable accommodation to apply for a position, please contact our Human Resources Service Center at (302)327-5555 or (866)849-8598.

Our Employee Welcome Center is open Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm to assist you in person with our application process.


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