Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner program
TN State Licensure Required
2+ years experience is required
Regional One Health is currently seeking a Nurse Practitioner at our Adult Special Care Infectious Disease HIV / AIDS Clinic in downtown Memphis.
JOB SUMMARY AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Regional One Health Acts as the primary
health care provider performing health care assessments, diagnosis, treatment,
preventive health care, instructions and follow-up care to patients in the
management of patient and family care following established protocols.
EDUCATION: Graduate of an
accredited Nurse Practitioner program; Master's preferred. Additional training may be required for
specialty areas. Qualified by education,
training or experience to work with the adult and/or geriatric patient
population as specialty assignment dictates.
EXPERIENCE: Twenty-four (24)
months clinical experience as a Registered Nurse. Demonstrated ability to independently work
and make clinical assessments.
Additional experience may be required in assigned specialty area. Experience working with HIV patients preferred.
LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION: Nurse
Practitioner certification or registry eligible required. Current licensure as RN in State of
Tennessee. Additional certification in
specialty areas may be required (i.e., Family Nurse Practitioner, OB Nurse
Practitioner, Occupational Nurse Practitioner).
Eligible for Certificate of Fitness (Prescriptive privileges) in State
of Tennessee required. BLS required.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Constant walking,
standing; lifting and positioning patients/equipment; exposure to infectious
agents. Visual acuity is needed to
access color changes. Heavy Work
- Exerting up to 150 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 75 pounds of
force frequently and/or up to 30 pounds of force constantly to move
objects. (May be further defined as "with or without assistance.")