Provide preventive and primary care for patients in assigned long-term care facilities.
Contribute to effectiveness by identifying short-term and long-range geriatric patient care issues that must be addressed, recommending options and courses of action.
Assess patient health by interviewing patients; performing physical examinations; obtaining, updating, and studying medical histories.
Provide continuity of care by developing and implementing patient management plans.
Collaborate with the nursing staff, patients and patientsâ€™ families.
Education/Training: Current, unrestricted Nurse Practitioner license in Pennsylvania or Maryland, as applicable; Nurse practitioner national certification as ANP, FNP, or GNP required, or ability to obtain; Ability to obtain DEA licensure/Prescriptive Authority.
Experience: Past experience working in a nursing facility or with seniors in other setting. Clinical background in adult, family or geriatric specialties.
ADA: Ability to sit, stand, stoop, lift, bend, reach, push, and pull items weighing up to 50 lbs.; visual and auditory skills.
We offers a competitive compensation and benefits package for employees including Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Drug coverage. We also offer voluntary short-term disability, long-term disability, life insurance, tuition assistance, 401(k) plan with Employer Match, and paid time off.