Community Nurse Practitioner

Parker At Your Door, a medical house calls program serving Queens, Nassau and Suffolk counties, is seeking a&nbsp;<strong>Full Time Nurse Practitioner</strong>&nbsp;to provide quality primary medical care to our patients in the comfort of their homes.

Queens, Nassau, Suffolk, NY

Parker Jewish Institute

Since its inception in 1907 as a shelter for 25 indigent men and women, the Parker Jewish Institute has evolved into a nationally recognized 527-bed, non-profit center for the health care and rehabilitation of adults, and a comprehensive network of community health care programs for adults. It is also a leading academic campus for the training of health care professionals, and an important research center for studies related to aging. The Parker Jewish Institute is a teaching affiliate of Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Long Island Jewish Medical Center.

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Overview: As a Community Nurse Practitioner, you will be responsible for&nbsp;assessing members with multiple co morbidities residing in the community. In this position, you will perform Health Risk Assessments which include members past medical history, formulate a list of current and past medical conditions, and reconcile medications and treatment plans.<br /><br /> <p>Parker provides a competitive salary along with comprehensive benefits to include medical insurance, dental, vision, 401(k), paid time off and more.</p>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>Responsibilities Include:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Examine patients and order appropriate diagnostic workups</li> <li>Perform Health Risk Assessments on patients, which reflects an understanding of the complexity and multiple co-morbidities of the frail and/or elderly Parker at Your Door participant</li> <li>Assess members with acute change in condition in a timely manner</li> <li>Maintains complete and accurate medical records</li> <li>Consults with other members of the interdisciplinary team to create appropriate and viable care plan</li> <li>Educate patients in topics such as disease process, medication and compliance</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>Position Qualifications:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Licensure and current registration to practice as a Nurse Practitioner in New York State</li> <li>Strong communication and follow up skills</li> <li>Knowledge of Microsoft including excel, knowledge of data entry, documentation and report generation</li> <li>Prior experience with the geriatric population in a long term care, home care, care management or related field strongly preferred</li> </ul>