Company: American Family Care, Inc.
Posted on: June 20, 2022
Summary Responsible for the assessment, diagnosis and treatment
of patients through collaboration with a designated physician.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities Assess and treat patients
with common acute conditions, illnesses, or minor trauma in
collaboration with a physician Collaborate with the physician in
the health care of patients with chronic illnesses. Responsible for
the diagnosis and treatments of acute, chronic, and long-term
healthcare issues. Educate patients and/or families about
preventive care, positive behaviors, medical issues, and use of
prescribed medical treatments and/or medications. Maintain legible,
accurate, and confidential medical records. Document all medical
evaluations, diagnoses, procedures, treatment, outcomes, education,
and referrals. Serve as Medical Examiner and perform Department of
Transportation (DOT) physical examinations. Order diagnostic tests
as appropriate. Prescribe medications within scope of license.
Facilitate evaluation of records by physician(s), peers, for
quality and standards according to protocols and receive and
implement constructive directives. Promote preventive and health
maintenance care, including annual physicals, positive health
behaviors, self-care skills, and use of prescribed medical
treatments and medications through education and counseling.
Analyze new knowledge gained from conferences, workshops,
professional literature, or hands on training and assimilates this
knowledge into clinical practice. Regular attendance to ensure
efficient operations Other Duties and Responsibilities Assist in
patient flow through patient triage and other nursing duties as
needed Other duties and responsibilities as assigned Qualifications
Ability to learn and utilize Electronic Medical Records system
Ability and willingness to work weekend and holiday work as
required Flexible, self-motivated individual who is dedicated to
quality patient care and customer satisfaction Excellent
communication skills Works effectively in a team environment.
Willing to work with multiple covering physicians in addition to
collaborating physician. Projects a positive image and has a
Patients First attitude Prior experience in primary/urgent care or
internal medicine practice is desirable Education and Experience
Current licensure as a Certified Registered Family Nurse
Practitioner (ANCC or AANP) in a Family or Current Licensure as a
Physician Assistant (PANCE)
Keywords: American Family Care, Inc., Tuscaloosa , Nurse Practitioner, Healthcare , Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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