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Nurse Practitioner NP

Location: Richardson
Posted on: May 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description Accura Health is looking for a PRN or Full Time Nurse Practitioners (NP) with a valid TEXAS NP license in good standing with the State. The position will entail working with complex post acute care patients for evaluation and follow-ups in the home. These visits will be a combination of Transitional Care (TCM) and/or House Calls. NP will work within an assigned territory or coverage area. Requirements Qualified candidates must be Nurse Practitioners with a valid Texas Nurse Practitioner license in good standing with the state Responsibilities Performs routine and emergency assessments: Records observations, treatments, and other pertinent information. Communicates with Medical Director, Ordering Physician, Care team and internal office team regarding findings from the visits and any measures to alleviate symptoms. Provides physical and emotional care to support the patient and family in period of crisis. Prevents unwarranted hospitalizations by meeting patient and family needs in the home. Educates patient and caregiver regarding Orders, performs, and interprets laboratory and radiology tests within scope of professional practice. Prescribes medications including controlled substances to the extent delegated and licensed. Orders treatments and durable medical equipment as indicated. Performs other therapeutic or corrective measures as indicated. Consults with physician or designees as needed, informs primary physician of services provided and collaborate with other physicians as needed. Assists in all facets of care coordination Prepares and maintains accurate patient records, charts, and documents to support sound medical practice and reimbursement for services provided. Complies with applicable laws and regulations with respect to Collaborative Agreements. Initiates reimbursement for services rendered, provides training and continuing education for staff. Assists in development of clinical practice guidelines/standards in support of quality palliative care. Defines goals for professional growth and participates actively in professional activities and organizations. Engages in active and frequent self-care activities for personal and professional growth and longevity. Adheres to the practice of confidentiality regarding patients, families, staff and the Organization. Supervisory Responsibilities: Supervision of nursing trainees, including graduate and advance practice nurses in field placements. Participation in supervision of other trainees, including medical students, residents, fellows, and social work and psychology trainees. Performs other duties as assigned.

Keywords: ACCURA HEALTH LLC, Richardson , Nurse Practitioner NP, Healthcare , Richardson, Texas

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