Completes medical histories and physical examinations to appropriately provide care to patients in accordance with the medical plan of care and within own scope of practice. Uses a systematic approach in assessing the patient's physical, psychological, and social status to determine the need for care, the type of care to be provided, and the need for reassessment/follow-up. Demonstrates ability to perform and/or assist physician(s) and other healthcare providers with routine procedures within scope of practice and expertise. Delivers care in a non-judgmental/non-discriminatory manner that is sensitive to the linguistic, cultural, and spiritual needs of the patient, family, and other caretakers. Documents all medical information in the EHR system. Completes all required training when scheduled allowing none to become delinquent. Completes all requirements to maintain current licensure at all times, ensuring no suspension or lapse occurs. Practices work in a safe manner, following proper protocols of infections control, accident prevention, proper body mechanics, etc.. Attends meetings/training sessions as directed. Performs other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Licensed to practice in South Carolina. Graduate of an approved program for Nurse Practitioner. Current Certification as Nurse Practitioner with prescriptive authority.