Nurse Positions will include bonus amount of $2,000 for full time positions
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Provides services in consultation and collaboration with a licensed patient care team physician as part of a patient care team.
Performs physical examinations and records findings in clients' records;
Performs orders and interprets laboratory work and diagnostic procedures;
Assesses state of clients' health by obtaining medical, psychological and social histories;
Confers with physicians on abnormal results requiring physician's intervention;
Develops treatment plans, including prescribing medications, reviewing plans with clients to assess level of understanding;
Monitors treatments as required;
Refers clients to other health care providers;
Provides health education, counseling and guidance to clients and families;
Develops health education materials;
Develops and presents various training and orientation programs for nursing personnel, health care providers and other agency staff members.
Knowledge of public health nurse practitioner/medical theory and practice;
Knowledge of various laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures;
Knowledge of effects of prescribed medications and when their usage is indicated;
Ability to obtain histories and perform physical examinations, laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures;
Ability to assess medical records and results of tests;
Ability to communicate effectively with clients, medical professionals, health care professionals and citizens.
Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor's degree in nursing; plus a master's degree in nursing as a clinical nurse practitioner. Depending upon area of assignment, may require one year of experience as a certified nurse practitioner.
CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES REQUIRED:
Licensed to Practice as a Nurse Practitioner in the state of Virginia. Has obtained national certification as a nurse practitioner.
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background check, a driving record check, a Child Protective Services Registry, and a check with the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) to the satisfaction of the employer.
Ability to provide nursing care/assistance including assisting large adults in hygiene and personal care; sit, walk, stand, bend, write as needed; use keyboard to enter data in electronic health record and review data on computer monitor; observe client behavior/appearance & converse with coworkers in person and on phone. All duties performed with or without reasonable accommodations.
Experience with the prescribing of Suboxone and the treatment of substance use disorders especially opioid use disorders in a community setting. Experience working in outpatient setting. Proficient with EMR/EHR
It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.
Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 703-222-7314. EEO/AA/TTY.