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Correctional Medicine NP/PA (Physician )

Location
Raleigh, North Carolina
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
1 Sep 2022
Correctional Medicine opening in Raleigh, North Carolina. Adelphi is seeking a nurse practitioner (NP)/physician assistant (PA) to provide services at a correctional facility in North Carolina.

Summary:

• Profession: Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
• Specialty: Correctional Medicine/Psychiatry/Urgent Care/Primary Care/IM/EM/FM
• Location: Raleigh, NC
• Service Setting: Inpatient
• Facility Type: Correctional Health Center
• Job Type: Contract
• Start Date: ASAP
• Contract Length: Ongoing
• Shift Schedule: 40hrs per week

Requirements:
• NC License
• DEA certification
• BLS certification
• ACLS certification
• NP Certification

Responsibilities:
• 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 physician.
• Administer authorized immunizations.
• Provide counseling and guidance to patients on issues relating to drugs, diet, weight control, effects of prescribed medications, and treatments.
• Order and interpret laboratory tests, X-rays, electrocardiograms, audiograms, and perform tympanometry.
• Perform physical exams.
• Perform all other required services within the scope of practice which is consistent with the Nurse Practice Act of the State of North Carolina.
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Details

  • Job Reference: 701663503-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Adelphi Medical Staffing, LLC
  • Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent