Hutchinson Clinic, P.A. Advanced Practice Provider - OBGYN in Hutchinson, Kansas
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Provides primary care to patients acting as an assistant to physicians in the clinic following established standards and practices.
Essential Functions & Responsibilities:
+ Performs a complete physical exam and records findings. Collaborates with physicians in managing acute and long-term medical needs of patients.
+ Interprets and integrates data to determine appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as needed.
+ Obtains complete medical history and physical data on patients. Review patient records.
+ Orders appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures.
+ Administers medications and injections according to physician direction. Sutures minor lacerations.
+ Interviews and advises patients regarding health and illness prevention. Recommends community resources to meet patient and family needs.
+ Instructs patient and family regarding medications and treatment instructions. Provides patient education.
+ Maintains and reviews patients records, charts, and other pertinent information. Posts tests and examination results.
+ Triage patient telephone calls and provides consultation.
+ Participates in professional development activities and maintains professional affiliations.
+ Performs related work as required.
+ Perform and complete physical assessment for each assigned patient.
+ Collaborate with physician regarding patient treatment plan.
+ Provide patient and family with education and information regarding diagnosis.
+ Carry out physician orders.
+ Respond to patient telephone calls before leaving each day.
+ Interpret and integrate diagnostic procedures.
+ Maintain a professional and positive attitude.
+ Observe clinic guidelines and policies.
Knowledge & Skills:
+ Experience: Two years to five years of primary care experience preferred.
+ Education: Equivalent to a college degree and a professional certificate or a graduate degree. Licensure as an APRN or PA is required. Can be new graduate who is credentialed.
+ Interpersonal Skills: The ability to motivate or influence others is a material part of the job, requiring a significant level of diplomacy and trust. Obtaining cooperation (internally and/or externally) is an important part of the job.
+ Requires standing and walking for prolonged periods of time.
+ Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 50 lbs.
+ Requires normal visual acuity and hearing.
+ Requires full range of body motion and handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity, and hand-eye coordination.
+ Requires exposure to communicable disease and bodily fluids.
+ Requires working under stress in emergency situations or working irregular hours.
This Job Description is not a complete statement of all duties and responsibilities comprising the position.