Baylor Scott & White Health Nurse Practitioner - SW Fort Worth (Primary Care) in Fort Worth, Texas
The Nurse Practitioner evaluates, plans, and provides care for patients in consultation with and under direct supervision of attending Physician. The Nurse Practitioner performs clinical procedures under direction of attending Physician and according to approved protocols. The Nurse Practitioner initiates and changes orders for tests and patient care based on condition of patient and approval of Physician. The Nurse Practitioner develops and maintains active practice in facilities. The Nurse Practitioner compiles medical history information and other relevant data from patient and family while updating medical record. The Nurse Practitioner evaluates patient condition and medical needs while developing plan of care to be approved by attending Physician. The Nurse Practitioner performs clinical procedures under direction of attending Physician and according to approved protocols. The Nurse Practitioner performs advanced clinical procedures in emergency situations. The Nurse Practitioner initiate orders for routine Laboratory, radiologic and diagnostic examinations or tests based on attending Physician's verbal orders and written protocol. The Nurse Practitioner initiates or change patient care orders under circumstance of change in condition under Physician Orders. The Nurse Practitioner assists Physician on Hospital rounds and prepares progress entries for patient medical record. The Nurse Practitioner participates in Continuing Medical Education Programs and provides educational programs for Nursing Staff and other personnel.
The ideal candidate for The Nurse Practitioner is maintains effective communication with patients, staff and physicians; provides patient care in a competent, professional and courteous manner; and keeps abreast of current research and incorporates relevant findings into specific areas of clinical practice.
- Location/Facility - Baylor Family Medical Center at SW Fort Worth
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Specialty/Department/Practice - Primary/ Family Care
Shift/Schedule - Day Shift, M-Fri
Benefits - Our competitive benefits package includes*:
Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!
Nurse Practitioner(NP), Registered Nurse (RN)
2 years of work experience required
As a health care system committed to improving the health of those we serve, we are asking our employees to model the same behaviors that we promote to our patients. As of January 1, 2012, Baylor Scott & White Health no longer hires individuals who use nicotine products.
We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.