Demonstrates and serves as an expert in the role of practitioner, consultant, educator and health professional. Improves clinical and cost outcomes for key patient populations through collaboration with physicians and staff and by participating in strategic initiatives. Assures competent and ethical care of patients and families. Shares with the supervising/collaborating physician and clinic staff the responsibilities of providing and maintaining a quality of customer focused, nursing and medically appropriate approach to patient assessment, care plan development and implementation, follow up to outcomes and cost effective delivery of services. Community involvement and collaboration is encouraged.
Demonstrates leadership abilities. Must be confident working in unstructured situations, self directed, innovative and resourceful. Must be flexible and have knowledge and ability to share/apply knowledge of professional medical theories, principles and practices. Must be able to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Must be able to function in stressful situations and possess excellent organizational skills.