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Pediatric Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant, Group Practice

Company:
Olesky Associates
Location:
Providence, Rhode Island, 02906, United States
Posted:
November 07, 2018

Description:

Pediatric Group Practice located on the East Side of Providence, providing comprehensive and thorough pediatric and adolescent care is seeking a Part-time experienced NP/PA to join the practice.

The Pediatric NP/PA conducts comprehensive health assessments, demonstrating a high level of autonomy and expert skill in the diagnosis and treatment of complex responses of individual, families, and communities to actual or potential health problems. Formulates clinical decisions to manage acute and chronic illnesses and promote wellness.

Provides diagnostic and assessment services. Secures a health history from patient and/or family, records findings, and evaluates them. Performs a complete in-depth physical examination. Orders/performs pertinent diagnostic tests based on age and history. Analyzes data collected to determine health status and identify differential diagnoses based on history, physical exam, and clinical findings.

Partners with physicians regarding proposed plan of care. Formulates this plan of care with the patient. Documents patient care outcomes to determine effectiveness of plan of care. Communicates outcomes with physician.

Practice utilizes affiliations with Hasbro Children's Hospital, Women and Infants Hospital and Brown University School of Medicine for sub-specialty consultation.

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner would work Wednesdays and Fridays with Saturday mornings in a rotation with the other providers.

Nurse Practitioner would also get newborn exam privileges at Women and Infants Hospital

Office hours are Monday through Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Saturdays are by appointment only, for sick visits, and hours are based on demand