Longstreet Clinic is hiring a caring and dedicated nurse practitioner to join our growing staff in our Primary Care office. The nurse practitioner in this role would be responsible for working alongside our providers or independently by facilitating compassionate care in accordance with State and Federal rules and regulations.
This includes but not limited to performing age-appropriate history and physical for patients. Order and interpret diagnostic and therapeutic tests relative to patient’s age-specific needs. Prescribing appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment modalities. Implementing interventions to support the patient to regain or maintain physiologic stability. Monitoring the effectiveness of interventions. Facilitating patient’s transition in our facility from admission to discharge. Facilitates patient and family in decision making by providing educational tools. Candidates should hold an advanced nurse practitioner license in Georgia and be a family nurse practitioner. Two years of experience in a primary care setting preferred but willing to consider new graduates with strong experience.
Requirements and Qualifications:
Graduate of an accredited Program
Current Georgia license is required
Strong knowledge base of HIPAA and OSHA will be helpful
Strong interpersonal communication skills, both verbal and written
Patience, Empathy, Compassion, and ability to work as a team
Excellent bedside manner and solid clinical judgement
Proficient in the use of simple medical instruments and equipment
Bi-lingual candidates preferred but not required.
Current certificate in Basic Life Support (BLS) is required
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS); PALS, ATLS, is recommended but not required
DOT certification required