Nurse Practitioner - Pardee Hospital Employee Health Wellness Clinic
Pardee Hospital - UNC Healthcare
April 13, 2018
Hendersonville, North Carolina
The Nurse Practitioner will function as a clinical expert and work collaboratively with the physician medical staff. This newly created position will see employees for episodic illnesses. Duties will include patient assessments, disease management, ordering tests, reviewing lab results, etc. Educational requirements: Completion of an accredited Master's Degree level program as a Nurse Practitioner.
A minimum of three years NP experience in Employee Health or Occupational Health is required. NC nursing license DEA, NPI required. Current BLS certification.
Prescribes appropriate medical treatment and clinical medications for patients and orders studies, tests, and ancillary care services as required
Refers to appropriate specialists outside the onsite Health and Wellness Center in a medically appropriate and efficient manner
Participates with a health service function that appropriately pre-screens applicants for suitability and provides a comprehensive program of health service for employees, including counseling, education, and health care.
Performs pre-employment physical examinations to determine applicant's suitability for employment.
Performs annual physicals and physicals for employees returning to work after an extended illness.
Orders routine laboratory tests, x-ray studies and other diagnostic services for employees returning to work after an extended illness.
Assists with development of a wellness component of Employee Health including an employee education program.
Assists department heads and supervisors in the development of attendance control, safety programs and other educational programs.
Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to provide care appropriate to adult patients, including knowledge of growth and development, the ability to obtain and interpret information to identify patient needs and provide the care needed.
FT Hospital-employed practice opportunity, hours 7:30 am â“ 4 pm, M- F.
Pardee is a 222-bed, not-for-profit, UNC Health Care affiliated hospital. Our opportunities offer an excellent medical practice environment with an exceptional quality of life in the WNC Mountains. Pardee Hospital is located approximately 20 miles to downtown Asheville, NC, fifteen miles to the gateway to Pisgah National Forest and the âœLand of Waterfalls,â to less than 50 miles to Greenville, SC, in the piedmont region. Our area appeals to avid hikers, mountain and road bikers, kayakers, and many who enjoy the vibrant arts and crafts scene, music, and the local wines, ciders, and craft brews abundant in our area. Hendersonville is the proud home of the NC Apple Festival held on Labor Day weekend of each year.
Visa sponsorship not available. No recruitment firm inquiries accepted.