APRN/PA-C - Wound Healing Center

Location
Concord, New Hampshire
Posted
Jan 11, 2024
Closes
Mar 11, 2024
Ref
R16341
Contract Type
Full Time
Summary

The Wound Healing Center Advanced Practice Registered Nurse/Physician Assistant provides specialty care, and chronic and acute care health care services to patients throughout the lifespan. Functions in a specialty practice of the Concord Hospital Medical Group (CHMG) settings including office, community outreach, and inpatient. Patient care is provided in collaboration with Wound Healing Center physician.

Education

Five to six years of formal training or education beyond the high school level (e.g., Masters Degree or five year program).

Certification, Registration, and Licensure

Certification required to obtain: Wound Certification within 3 years of hire date.

Licensure required: NH license as APRN or PA, and current DEA license.

Experience

Prior wound care specialty and/or site specific experience may be required based on the practice setting. New graduates may be considered with prior wound care experience.

Responsibilities
  • Obtains patient health history and performs physical examination.
  • Diagnoses acute and chronic medical problems within the scope of practice.
  • Provides specialty care, acute and chronic management and patient education according to practice

    standards.
  • Develops expertise and practice standards specific to specialty program.
  • Prescribes and manages medications and treatments within the practice standards.
  • Meets productivity standard of the practice/department.
  • Documents care provided in the medical record according to practice/department standards.
  • Orders and interprets diagnostic tests.
  • Performs in-patient care and consults within scope of practice.

Concord Hospital is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. It is our policy to provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants and to prohibit any discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.

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If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, you may contact Human Resources at 603-230-7269.

Physical and Work Requirements

The physical demands and characteristics of the work environment described here are representative of those that will be encountered by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The Dictionary of Occupational Titles Material Handling Classification is MEDIUM. The employee must regularly lift, carry or push/pull up to 10 pounds, frequently lift, carry or push/pull up to 10 - 25 pounds, and occasionally lift, carry or push/pull up to 20 - 50 pounds.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to hear and speak. The employee is frequently required to bend, do repetitive motion, perform activities that require fine motor skills, reach, sit, smell, squat, stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required to kneel.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include color vision, depth perception, far vision, and near vision.

The employee is frequently exposed to bloodborne pathogens, and bodily fluids. The employee is occasionally exposed to airborne contaminants, airborne pathogens, toxic or caustic chemicals, and vibration.

The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.

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