Nurse Practitioner, Coushatta- Boyce Clinic

Employer
CHRISTUS Health
Location
Cotile, LA
Posted
Feb 23, 2021
Closes
Feb 24, 2021
Ref
2002979335
Profession
Nurse Practitioner
Specialty
Medical Management

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Description
Summary: Provides comprehensive nursing care for assigned patients under the direction of a physician. Follows established nursing standards, procedures and practices, and gives patient care directions to nursing and other staff. Evaluates outcomes of direct patient care and consults with other specialists as required. Adjusts nursing care processes as indicated to ensure optimal patient care. Arranges for patients' ordered diagnostic and therapeutic services. Monitors and ensures accuracy of recording on patient medical records. Provides preventative health care services to long-term patients and arranges consultations and referrals. Performs physical exams, and may prescribe and recommend treatment and drugs.This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS Health Coushatta Hospital, and demonstrating behavior consistent with the Core Values. Requirements: APRN Licensure - by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing (LSBN) Three years of practice in a hospital and/or a clinic setting preferred CPR certification Must be able to communicate effectively and professionally with patients, families, and medical staff both verbally and written Work Type: Full Time Recruiter Contact Information: Sarah E, Douthit Email: sarah.douthit@