Nurse Practitioner - Women's Health (WHNP)

Employer
ERP
Location
Minot AFB, North Dakota
Posted
Jan 16, 2023
Closes
Feb 15, 2023
Ref
2022-3756
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Overview

ERP International is seeking a full time Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP) in support of the 5th Medical Group at Minot AFB, ND. Apply online today and discover more about this exceptional employment opportunity. www.erpinternational.com

Be the Best! Join our team of exceptional health care professionals across the nation. Come discover the immense pride and job satisfaction ERP Employees experience in providing care for our Military Members, their Families and Retired Military Veterans! ERP International is honored to have been named one of The Washington Post's 2022 Top Workplaces!

* Excellent Compensation & Exceptional Comprehensive Benefits!
* Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Time, Plus 10 Paid Federal Holidays!

* Medical/Dental/Vision, STD/LTD/Life, and Health Savings Account available, and more!
* Annual CME Stipend and License/Certification Reimbursement!

* Matching 401K!

About ERP International, LLC: ERP is a nationally respected provider of health, science, and technology solutions supporting clients in the government and commercial sectors. We provide comprehensive enterprise information technology, strategic sourcing, and management solutions to DoD and federal civilian agencies in 40 states. Founded in 2006, ERP is headquartered in Laurel, MD and maintains satellite offices in Montgomery, AL and San Antonio, TX - plus project locations nationwide. ERP is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veteran.

Responsibilities

Schedule:

Monday - Friday, 9 hour shift, including 1 hour lunch between 7:00am and 5:00pm

No Weekends, No Holidays, No Call!

Job Specific Duties: The type of work may include, but is not limited to the following:

• Obtain and document a relevant health history, including a comprehensive obstetric and gynecologic history, with emphasis on gender-based differences.

• Perform and document complete, system, or symptom-directed physical examinations on women, including gynecologic conditions/needs that include, but are not limited to, benign and malignant gynecologic conditions, contraception, sexually transmitted infections, infertility, perimenopause/menopause/post menopause and other gender-specific illnesses.

• Identify gynecologic deviations from normal, formulate a diagnosis, collaborate, and/or refer as necessary.

• Order screening and diagnostic procedures and interpret test results, including, but not limited to, ultrasound and mammography as well as age-appropriate primary care screens.

• Perform and interpret screening and diagnostic procedures, including, but not limited to, cervical cytologic screening, microscopy, endometrial biopsies, colposcopy, and intrauterine device (IUD) insertion.

• Prescribe therapies, including medications, considering pregnancy and lactation status, sociocultural background, and financial resources.

• Request consultation or referral with appropriate physicians, clinics, or other health resources as indicated.

• Provide health promotion and disease prevention services to women across the life cycle, taking into account age, developmental status, disability, culture, ethnicity, sexual orientation, spiritual/religious affiliation, and lifestyle and psychosocial issues.

• Ensure compliance with standards of care and practice in accordance with all established policies, procedures, and guidelines used in the medical treatment facility. Provides care within ethical and legal boundaries.

• Effectively communicate and collaborate with a diverse group of people for the purpose of informing the healthcare team of plans/actions, for teaching/education to benefit the patient/family and organization.

• Complete orientation and competency verification programs in accordance with (IAW) unit guidelines.

• Participate in the orientation and training of newly assigned personnel, as appropriate.

• Serve and participate in committees, functions and other meetings as directed. Provide relevant and timely information to these groups, and assists with decision-making and process improvement. Participate in customer service initiatives, and medical readiness activities designed to enhance health services.
• Ensure a safe work environment, employee safe work habits and patient safety IAW regulatory agencies, infection control policies, and process improvement initiatives.

• In addition to Emergency Preparedness Training outlined in contract 1.6.11, HCW shall also participate in patient mock codes/training and respond to actual patient emergencies.

• This position can also perform other direct patient care duties within scope of their skills and/or privileges at the MTF, to include administrative duties, at the discretion of the Government.

• In addition to standard mandatory qualifications, the healthcare provider must:

(1) Have experience with completing tasks using Microsoft Office applications with minimal guidance.

(2) Become proficient in the use of the following computer systems: Composite Health Care Systems (CHCS) - Armed Forces Health Longitudinal Technology Application (AHLTA) or MHS Genesis (where applicable), and Aeromedical Services Information Management System (ASIMS).

(3) Act as Competent Medical Authority (CMA). Training will be provided by the government. CMA will act as medical consultant to the Personnel Reliability Program (PRP) commanders.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

* Education: MSN, graduate of an approved Nurse Practitioner program.

* Experience: Minimum 24 months within the past 36 months of clinical practice experience.

* Licensure: Active unrestricted license as a Nurse Practitioner and a current Registered Nurse license, any state.

* Clinical Certification: Possess Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP) certification with the National Certification Corporation (NCC) for Obstetrics, Gynecologic specialties

* Life Support Certification: Possess current BLS and ACLS through AHA or ARC (may obtain prior to start).

* Required Knowledge: 1) Must have knowledge of professional care theories, principles, evidence based practices, and procedures to provide comprehensive women's health care throughout the lifespan, with an emphasis on reproductive, gynecologic, and family-centered health education; growth and development, and pathophysiology of disease processes, specific to the obstetrical and gynecological population from menarche through the remainder of the lifespan; 2) a variety of pharmacological agents used in patient treatment, the desired effects, side effects, and complications of their use as well as the accurate administration of the pharmacologic agent, including dosage calculations as required; 3) the administrative requirements for proper documentation of patients condition including disease progress, acknowledgement of teaching, and follow up care; and the computer in the use of basic word processing, data entry and automated medical records.

* Security: Must possess ability to pass a Government background check/security clearance.

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