- Torrance, CA
What you'll be doing
- Performs and completes routine physical and follow-up exams. Diagnoses and treats acute and chronic medical problems. Orders diagnostic tests, x-rays, therapeutic injections and immunizations as determined by the symptoms or illness of the patient. Obtains special training and certification to be able to perform suturing, implanting of family planning devices and other medical procedures including laceration repair, abscess L&D, biopsies, skin lesion treatments, etc. Keeps currently dictated or written medical records on and records all pertinent information regarding patient history, physical diagnoses and treatments accurately. Provides health information to patients. Refers patients to specialists in accordance with the company referral policy when deemed necessary. Acts as a resource person and presents lectures on specific medical expertise within the community. Uses, protects and discloses company patients protected health information (PHI) only in accordance with health insurance portability and accountability act (HIPAA) standards. Performs additional duties as assigned.
What your background should be
- At least 1 to 3 years of experience practicing as a nurse practitioner. Extensive clinical training in a health care specialty. Computer literate skills. Strong patient care orientation. Ability to handle stressful situations in a positive and professional manner. Flexible and independent.
Required Schooling / Training
- Master degree
Who is the client company
- Concern about healthcare services.
- If you are interested in this position, send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org