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Family Nurse Practitioner - FNP

City:
Klamath Falls
Job Type:
FullTimeRegular
State:
OR
Min Salary:
$165,000
Max Salary:
$206,000

Family Nurse Practitioner FNP


***For a California Hospital***

Position Overview: We are seeking a highly skilled and compassionate Family Nurse Practitioner to join our healthcare team in California. As a Family Nurse Practitioner, you will provide comprehensive primary healthcare services to individuals and families of all ages, focusing on preventive care, health promotion, and disease management. This is a rewarding opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of patients in a picturesque coastal community.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct thorough patient assessments, including medical history, physical examinations, and diagnostic tests, to formulate accurate diagnoses and treatment plans.
  • Provide high-quality primary healthcare services, emphasizing health promotion, disease prevention, and wellness education for individuals and families across the lifespan.
  • Prescribe and administer medications and treatments as appropriate, ensuring patient safety and compliance with legal and ethical standards.
  • Perform minor surgical procedures, such as wound suturing, incision and drainage, and biopsies, adhering to aseptic techniques and infection control protocols.
  • Collaborate with other healthcare professionals, including physicians, specialists, and allied health staff, to coordinate patient care and optimize health outcomes.
  • Order and interpret laboratory tests, imaging studies, and other diagnostic procedures to aid in the diagnosis and management of acute and chronic conditions.
  • Provide counseling and support to patients and their families, addressing their physical, emotional, and psychosocial needs.
  • Maintain accurate and detailed medical records, ensuring confidentiality and compliance with legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Stay updated on current medical practices, research, and advancements in healthcare, participating in continuing education and professional development activities.
  • Foster a culture of compassionate and patient-centered care, demonstrating empathy, respect, and effective communication with patients and their families.

Qualifications:

  • Valid Registered Nurse (RN) license and Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) certification in the state of California.
  • Master's degree in nursing (MSN) from an accredited program, with a focus on family practice.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of experience as a Family Nurse Practitioner in a primary care or family practice setting.
  • Strong knowledge and proficiency in primary care, including health assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and patient education.
  • Excellent clinical skills, with the ability to independently manage a diverse range of acute and chronic medical conditions across the lifespan.
  • Proficient in performing minor procedures, such as wound suturing, incision and drainage, and biopsies.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to establish rapport with patients, families, and healthcare colleagues.
  • Commitment to evidence-based practice and continuous quality improvement in healthcare delivery.
  • Knowledge of electronic medical record (EMR) systems and proficiency in documentation and record-keeping.
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certifications.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plans, and professional development opportunities. Join our dedicated team of healthcare professionals and contribute to the well-being of individuals and families in our beautiful coastal community.

To apply, please submit your resume. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Tom Tomlinson, Recruiter

tomt @mleehealthcare.com

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Posted 74 days ago