Company: Adelphi Medical Staffing, LLC
Location: Elizabeth City
Posted on: September 22, 2022
Psychiatric-Mental Health opening in Elizabeth City, North
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Adelphi is seeking a nurse practitioner (NP)/physician assistant
(PA) to provide services at a correctional facility in North
• Profession: Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
• Specialty: Correctional Medicine/Psychiatry/Urgent Care/Primary
• Location: Elizabeth City, NC
• Service Setting: Outpatient
• Facility Type: Correctional
• Job Type: Contract
• Start Date: ASAP
• Contract Length: Ongoing
• Shift Schedule: 40hrs per week
• NC License
• DEA certification
• BLS certification
• ACLS certification
• NP/PA Certification
Responsibilities (NP) :
• Perform vital signs and appropriate medical history.
• Perform independent assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of all
illnesses and trauma.
• Refer patients to the clinical director for conditions beyond the
scope of training and experience of the nurse practitioner.
• Manage chronic health problems.
• Prescribe indicated medications as directed through utilizing the
Soldiers' Home Policy and Procedures.
• Prescribe narcotics and controlled substances as directed by the
• Administer authorized immunizations.
• Provide counseling and guidance to patients on issues relating to
drugs, diet, weight control, effects of prescribed medications, and
• Order and interpret laboratory tests, X-rays, electrocardiograms,
audiograms, and perform tympanometry.
• Perform physical exams.
• Perform all other required services within a scope of practice
that is consistent with the Nurse Practice Act of the State of
• Interview and examine patients to determine a diagnosis.
• Implement physician directives.
• Contribute to physician's efficiency by identifying short-term
and long-range patient care issues.
• Document patient care services by charting in patient and
• Accept obligations of scheduled assignments and perform all other
duties as requested by the facility.
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