Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Posted: 07/26/2022

We are looking for a Full Time Urgent Care Nurse Practitioner to diagnose and treat health conditions, as well as promote good health practices, in a busy pediatric practice. As an advanced practice registered nurse, you’ll be our go-to person for ensuring the best patient care possible. Job description includes conducting physical examinations, interpreting lab tests and overseeing patients’ health. You’ll be both a health practitioner and an educator, supporting disease prevention practices and helping people lead healthy lives. While Pediatric experience is a plus, clinical experience on primary care is vital. As a Nurse Practitioner, you’ll have to work closely with other healthcare professionals, so you should have a team spirit and a positive attitude. Patience, problem-solving skills and communication ability are very important.

Urgent Care clinic hours are Monday - Friday 12 pm to 8 pm, Saturday 9 am to 6 pm and Sunday 12 pm to 6 pm. This Full Time position works approximately 15-16 shifts a month and typically every other weekend. Averages 30-32 hours/wk

Responsibilities

  • Examine patients and their medical records
  • Order and study diagnostic tests (blood tests, X-rays etc.)
  • Diagnose health conditions and illnesses
  • Propose treatments for chronic and infectious diseases
  • Prescribe medications
  • Maintain accurate records and schedules
  • Inform patients about their health conditions and prescribed medications
  • Educate patients and their family members on diseases, epidemics and prevention
  • Oversee patients’ overall health
  • Promote good health practices

Skills

  • Proven experience as Nurse Practitioner in a clinic, hospital, ER or other setting
  • Expertise in primary care and acute care practices
  • Knowledge of health and patient care regulations
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong ethics
  • Team spirit with a positive attitude
  • Patience and cool-headedness
  • Willingness to continue gaining knowledge and clinical experience
  • Valid nurse practitioner license

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $60.00 - $75.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Vision insurance

Medical Specialty:

  • Pediatrics