Nurse Practitioner/Phys Assist

  • Chesapeake Regional Medical Center
  • Chesapeake Regional Medical Gr Chesapeake Virginia 23320 US
  • Posted: Mar 17, 2019
Other Nursing

Job Description

The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant isresponsible for providing quality care to patients while under the supervisionof a licensed physician.

EssentialDuties and Responsibilities

These duties and responsibilities describedbelow represent the general tasks performed on a daily basis; other tasks maybe assigned.

§  Practice medicine within the scope of license, training, andcredentialing

§  Practice medicine in accordance with the current standards of care

§  Practice medicine in accordance with the quality criteria adoptedby the Medical Staff Bylaws

§  Promote a safety-conscious workplace

§  Evaluate and follow up with patients

§  Complete patient charting and all required paperwork in a timelymanner

§  Participate in the development and/or review of office policiesand support the Practice Manager in their duties

§  Demonstrate the ability to assess, plan, implement, and evaluateindividual patient care appropriate to the age of the patients served bydemonstrating a strong working knowledge of the principles of growth anddevelopment over the life span

§  Communicate appropriately with the person served, regardless ofage

§  Attend required hospital-wide orientations, meetings, andin-services

Demonstrate a commitment to flexible work scheduling when necessary



Educationand Experience


Minimum Education: Graduation from an accreditedPhysician's Assisting program with successful completion of the NationalCertifying Examination administered by the National Commission of PhysicianAssistants (NCCPA) or completion of Master's prepared Nurse Practitioner.


Experience: 2+years as a Physician Assistant, or Nurse Practitioner, is preferred


Certificates,Licenses, Registrations


Applicant must possess a current, unrestricted license towork as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner in the Commonwealth of Virginia, a current DEAcertification without restrictions.  BLS certified.