Nurse Practitioner - Adult Special Care HIV / AIDS Clinic

Job Code Number: 4400311-2233-03

  Infectious Disease-Adult Special Care Clinic

  Full-time · Day shift · 40 · Exempt

  • Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner program
  • BLS Certification
  • TN State Licensure Required
  • 2+ years experience is required

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    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.
     

    JOB REQUIREMENTS:


    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.")