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 for Health Care and Rehabilitation

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>