The Nurse Practitioner is responsible for diagnosing and treating diseases, injuries, and other disorders. Also works to promote good health and prevent illness. Provides continuing and comprehensive medical care, health maintenance and preventative services to all, regardless of sex, age, or type of problem, be it biological, behavioral, or social. Required to work under the supervision of a Physician. The Nurse Practitioner is responsible for completing all duties as assigned.
•Graduation from a Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program (CAAHEP) and certification by the National Commission on Certification of Nurse Practitioner required.
•Previous experience as a Nurse Practitioner preferred.
•New Mexico Board of Medical Examiners License required.
•Current appropriate certifications in BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP, etc. (if not current upon hire, must be obtained within three (3) months of hire).
Essential Job Competencies
•The ability to keep updated on the latest medical technologies.
•The flexibility to work irregular hours and remain on emergency call.
•Strong decision-making, problem-solving, and analytical skills.
•Good communication and interpersonal skills.
•Good teamworking, leadership, and organizational skills.
•Performs appropriate history and physical exam.
•Accurately diagnoses patient and selects appropriate treatment.
•Documents encounter completely, concisely, and on day of visit.
•Appropriately utilizes ancillary services and referrals.
•Appropriately incorporates MAs, RNs, and other support staff into the medical care team.
•Evaluates the psychosocial and safety needs of the patient and /or family members.
•Ability to work without direct supervision and practice autonomously.
•Ability to consistently present a friendly, welcoming, and professional public-facing appearance.
•Maintains all required licenses and certifications. Submits updated verifications to Human Resources (HR) upon receipt of updated documentation.
•Actively upholds RMCHCS’ Mission, Vision and Core Values. Follows all policies and procedures. Additional Information Position Type : Full Time Ref Code: 2022-228Contact Information
Janice Lincoln - Generalist/Recruiter
Rehoboth McKinley Christian Health Care Services
1901 Red Rock Drive
Gallup, NM 87301