Sunapee, NH 03782
Evolving with the needs of its patients, we have grown from a humble beginning to the modern healthcare center for excellence we are today. Following a multi-million renovation and expansion, we are well positioned to continue offering the best of care for patients and their families in the decades to come. Our commitment to serving our community has never been greater and we need a strong team of employees who are committed to the highest levels of patient care and satisfaction to join our team!
The Nurse Practitioner is an integrated role in providing direct care to patients who visit our Urgent Care practice. The nurse practitioner utilizes the scientific process and national standards of care as a framework for managing patient care.
Evaluation of patient to obtain detailed and accurate patient histories, perform physical examinations, delineate chronic and current health problems.
Order routine or specific procedures (laboratory studies, radiographs, and administration of medications) and interpret findings or outcomes.
Propose and initiate treatment programs for patients within the urgent care setting.
Prescribe appropriate medications to treat or relieve symptoms. Address current medications and adjust if necessary.
Perform routine diagnostic and therapeutic procedures such as, but not limited to, injections, immunizations, suturing and wound/burn care, incision and drainage, foreign body removal (skin or eye), managing simple conditions produced by infection or trauma, facilitating the management of more complex illnesses and injuries.
Instruct and counsel patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens, or other areas, such as general health maintenance as pertaining to the acute condition or any co-morbidities evaluated in the urgent care setting.
Perform appropriate emergency measures as deemed necessary, e.g. cardiopulmonary resuscitation, administration of medication, and general stabilization of patients.
Maintenance of accurate, detailed, and complete medical records.
Skills / Requirements
NH License Nurse Practitioner License required.
Current BLS and ACLS
Two (2) years experience preferred.
Experience with computer systems required, including web based applications and some Microsoft Office applications which may include Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint or Access.
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