Tuesday , April 16 2024

America Embassy Jobs – Nurse Practitioner

Website US Embassy

Job Description:

The Nurse Practitioner may be permanently or temporarily appointed on an intermittent, part-time or full-time schedule in support of VA facilities across the Nation during the COVID-19 pandemic. Nurse Practitioners will be assigned to help address clinical demands that exceed facilities’ current staff capacities, unexpected or temporary absences of facility providers, or fill vacancies where the hiring of permanent providers has been difficult. May fill needs in all areas including Primary Care, Emergency Department, Tele-Health, Mental Health etc.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develops treatment plan tailored to the patient’s needs, which includes health education, pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment;
  • Investigates health problems or health needs by gathering and assessing historical information;
  • Makes referrals for specialty evaluation or treatment; and
  • Prescribes medications as appropriate;
  • Diagnoses health problems based on interpretation of the patient’s history, physical exam findings and diagnostic test results;
  • Performs a physical examination appropriate to the patient’s history;
  • Directs and coordinates the provision of health care services for patients in primary care, i.e. walk-in patients.

Job Requirements:

  • You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this job
  • Must be proficient in written and spoken English
  • Must pass pre-employment physical examination
  • Designated and/or random drug testing required
  • Subject to a background/security investigation
  • You may be required to serve a probationary period
  • Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959

Job Details:

Company: US Embassy

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Hampton, VA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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