- PACE Burlington - PACE Burlington Medical Providers
- Full Time
PACE – Burlington
Providers at SeniorCare deliver the full range of ambulatory primary care services, including diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illness in geriatric age groups, preventative care, minor surgical procedures, and occasional medical emergencies. The providers are responsible for seeing their scheduled patients as well as walk-ins and add-ons and provide coverage during the operating hours of the Center. Provide telephone consultation as needed, perform administrative tasks associated with the provision of medical care, participate in quality improvement activities and provide community service. Medical providers are expected to manage all patients and conditions within the scope of their training and approved privileges.
To perform this job and each essential duty associated with the job satisfactorily and successfully.
Education/Board Certification: Primary source verified Nurse Practitioner. All medical providers have to be board certified or board eligible with certification pending. In case a provider fails to pass board examination, employment will be rendered probational and circumstances reviewed; employment may continue at the discretion of the Chief Medical Officer and the Medical Director until repeat testing. Repeated failure to pass boards will result in termination.
Licensure/Certifications: North Carolina license to practice as a nurse practitioner is required and must be kept current. Controlled Substance Registration Certificate from the Drug Enforcement Administration ("DEA certificate") is required and must be kept current. Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), is required and should be renewed every 2 years.
PATIENT POPULATION SERVED
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ WORKING CONDITIONS
The vision of at least 20/40 with correction; hearing sufficient to converse over the telephone without misunderstanding and to understand conversation spoken in a normal voice 15 feet away; ability to speak intelligibly and clearly, fine motor skills sufficient to perform physical examinations and minor surgical procedures. Write correspondence and fill out necessary paperwork; ability to walk or otherwise move down hallways and through doorways without assistance and must be capable of rapid locomotion in case of emergency (100 feet in 25 seconds or less). Work in a clinical environment with exposure to chemicals, pathogens and patient body fluids.
Piedmont Health Services, Inc. https://piedmonthealth.plansource.com