Nurse Practitioner, Rheumatory

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Healthcare - Nursing

Nurse Practitioner Rheumatology

Scranton, PA
$110,000 - $130,000 a year
Full loaded benefits

Brand New State of the art, Rheumatology Clinic is hiring a Rheumatology Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to provide direct patient care to Rheumatology patients and support to a multidisciplinary health team working within the scope of the Certified APP license and hospital privileges. Considering candidates with other specialty backgrounds and will train! Excellent Quality of life schedule! Monday through Friday, No Weekends!
Provide unrivaled medical care and comprehensive Rheumatology services to patients suffering from Arthritis and other Musculoskeletal Diseases! This is a full-time, Day shift position in an Outpatient setting! Excellent Quality of Life!

Perform tasks and procedures delegated by the Rheumatologist within scope of practice
Treatment of connective tissue diseases, autoimmune and immunologic disorders, metabolic bone diseases as well as general or localized musculoskeletal pain problems.
Perform complete, detailed, and accurate histories
Review patient records to develop comprehensive medical status reports
Complete physicals and joint examinations
Make diagnoses and institute therapy, including drug therapy; institute emergency measures and emergency treatment
Arrange hospital admissions and discharges at the direction of the Collaborating Physician
Provide instructions and guidance regarding medical care matters to patients
Interpret laboratory results and radiographs

BCLS certification.
Master of Science in Nursing degree and two years of related experience.
Nurse Practitioner Experience Required
Valid Nurse Practitioner clinical license through the American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) or the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Licensed in the state of Pennsylvania

Please send resume or CV to apply
Associated topics: advanced, associate, board, bsn, care nurse, certified nursing assistant, family, family medicine, neighborcare, physician assistant

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