The Nurse Practitioner collaborates with the pediatricians in an office setting.
Essential Job Functions:
Under the direction and supervision of a license physician, provides health care to patients including diagnosis and treatment.
Obtains medical histories, performs physical examinations, makes diagnosis and orders appropriate laboratory and diagnostic tests.
Under the supervision of physician, obtains medical histories, performs physical examinations, makes diagnosis and orders appropriate and standard laboratory and diagnostic procedures as necessary in the office.
Evaluates procedure results and finding to physicians.
Provides continuity of care by developing and implementing patient's plan of care.
Provides patient education about underlying medical condition, self-management of acute or chronic illnesses and tailors instructions to patients' individual circumstances. Instructs and counsels patients regarding therapeutic regimens, promoting wellness and health maintenance.
Review test results.
Develops patient's plan of care.
Documents exam and progress notes. Provides referral letters as needed.
In addition to office visits, the Nurse Practitioner will perform other duties as assigned by supervising physicians.
Ensure HIPPA guidelines are followed at all times.
Current New York State license as a Registered Professional Nurse
Current New York State license as a Nurse Practitioner
Certification as an Adult or Family Nurse Practitioner
Competence with computerized health records
Ability to work with other medical professionals
Additional Salary Information: commensurate with experience
Internal Number: NUR-18-00004
About SB Administrative Services, LLC
Our network of community-based physicians work closely with experts at Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook University Hospital, affiliate community hospitals and with other medical professionals to enhance the coordination of the medical care we provide to each and every patient in the communities we all serve.