Carrollton, VA
Mar 27, 2017
Sep 08, 2017
Healthcare, Other
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Medical Group is seeking an APC to join their Extensivist Team at St. Luke's. The APC Extensivist will be in an office based position rotating between 2-4 offices and working with Medicare/Medicare Advantage patients. The APC will be performing preventive health services for the senior population, including annual wellness visits, health education and counseling, identification of rising health risks and hospital follow ups in partnership with the patient's primary care provider and extensivists, as well as some home visits. Wellness activities will include Fall Risk Assessment, Cognitive screening, DM Retinal Photo Screenings, Depression Screenings, ED Avoidance, Medication Adherence, Vascular Screenings and FIT. This is a full time 40hr./wk position working a Mon-Fri 8-5 schedule with Call. New Grads Welcome.

The Nurse Practitioner (NP) is responsible for the provision of health care services to individuals, families, and/or groups who receive their care under the auspices of medical group. Health care services include conducting health assessments, prescribing/providing treatments/interventions, promoting health, and providing disease prevention and management. Health care services are provided under the direction and supervision of assigned primary care physician (collaborative agreement). The NP is expected to participate in quality assurance and improvement activities, engage in member of the team activities, and use resources (human and material) appropriately.

Education Level
Master's Level Degree - NURSE PRACTITIONE

None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Required: Authorization to Prescribe, Basic Life Support, Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurse

Preferred: Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Speaking

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Nurse Practitioner experience preferred. The NP maintains continuing education credits of as prescribed by licensing body and the medical group and maintains prescriptive authority; acquires special clinical competencies as required by the group; participates in quality assurance and utilization management activities; and assists with risk management functions.

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