Posted in Other 16 days ago.
Location: Miami, Florida
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The University of Miami/Miller School of Medicine has an exciting opportunity for a Per Diem APRN for their Walgreens Clinic. The APRN is responsible for assessing physical and psychosocial status of clients by means of interview, health history, physical examination, and diagnostic studies. Assist physicians in performing medical procedures, up to and including blood drawing, vital signs and nursing assessments, history and physical. The APRN recognizes deviations from normal in the physical assessment. Works in collaboration with a physician I in formulating treatment plans for health problems and follow-up. Writes prescriptions for medication, blood products based upon laboratory results, routine diagnostic and follow-up. Studies, therapeutic measures, and post-discharge care in accordance with written practice protocols. Initiates and facilitates clinical research protocols and coordinates patient care with research staff. Obtains complete medical history independent of supervision by the physician. Orders appropriate laboratory tests according to practice guidelines. Develops, implements and evaluates a plan of care that is appropriate for the patient and family. Actively participates in quality assurance programs and peer review activities. Responsible for providing assistance to physicians in the care and treatment of patients. Provides medical support to staff, triaging and implementing care in a knowledgeable and skillful manner, as evidenced by team feedback and documentation in medical records. Administers nursing assessments to include performing examinations, giving injections and assessing a patient's health status. Assesses severity of patient's condition, determining and directing patients to appropriate medical providers. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ensures compliance with local, state and federal health regulations. Knowledge of and ability to apply professional medical principles, procedures, and techniques. Performs in tactful and professional manner.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.
Master's degree in relevant field
Certification and Licensing:
Valid State of Florida APRN License, BLS/ACLS/PALS certifications required. Must be credentialed to practice by Hospital Medical Board.
Minimum 2 years of relevant experience
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.
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