Nurse Practitioner- OB/GYN Center (Knoxville)

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Description
Market Range: MR14    

Salary commensurate with education and experience

 

This is a part-time 50% FTE position. Located in Knoxville, TN.

 

JOB SUMMARY/ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:  The Nurse Practitioner works closely with OB/GYN resident physicians, faculty, and other nurse practitioners and reports to the Clinical Director.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    Provides routine obstetrical, well-woman, and low risk gynecological care for patients using established protocols under the indirect supervision of attending faculty physicians.Evaluates and treats disease processes. Prescribes and /or issues drugs and therapies as described in protocols and by TCA 63-7-115. Uses electronic medical records system to maintain patient records. Consults with faculty physicians on areas of concern for patient care.Collaborates with resident physicians and faculty to promote best practices. Maintains a patient panel and is responsible for evaluation of tests and reports.Refers patients to residents per protocol. Maintains current licensures, certification, and necessary liability insurancePerforms other duties as necessary.


Qualifications
EDUCATION: Master’s Degree in Nursing (TRANSCRIPT REQUIRED)

 

EXPERIENCE: Two (2) years primary care experience required. GYN skills essential; computer skills essential for use of electronic medical record. Occupational Health experience preferred, but not required.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

    Possesses strong active listening skills and reading comprehension abilities. Demonstrates excellent written and verbal communication skills. Exhibits superior critical thinking and analytical skills. Shows working knowledge of pharmaceuticals, side effects, and potential problems with medicine combinations. Possesses a high level of social perceptiveness. Displays exceptional customer service skills. Demonstrates strong active learning skills, as well as complex problem-solving abilities. Exhibits strong organizational skills and effective time management abilities.
 

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Current and valid Tennessee license from the State Board of Nursing for Advanced Nursing Practice; Meet all state requirements and obtain valid Prescriptive Authority including a DEA certificate; Officially accredited to practice as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) by AANP or ANCC (APN License preferred). (COPY OF LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED)  

WORK SCHEDULE: This position occasionally works evenings and weekends



Job: Other Professional
Primary Location: US-Tennessee-knoxville
Organization: Knox Obstetrics & Gynecology
Schedule: Part-time
Job Posting: May 4, 2022, 10:06:06 PM

Organization

Working at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Founded in 1794, the University of Tennessee is one of the nation’s oldest and most storied public universities. Based in Knoxville, Tennessee’s flagship land-grant institution includes the statewide Institute of Agriculture and the Space Institute in Tullahoma. The university embodies excellence in teaching, discovery, scholarship, research, creative activity, outreach, and engagement. Known as the Volunteers, we lead with a spirit of selflessness, empathy, and courage, and strive to be champions for diversity, equity, and inclusion

UT Knoxville is a Research 1 university with 11 academic colleges and more than 900 programs of study. With an enrollment of more than 30,000 students, our academic programs are repeatedly ranked top in their class. The university co-manages Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the country’s most prominent national lab, driving innovation in advanced manufacturing and materials, national security, and more. We are closely connected with our communities through outreach and extension efforts across Tennessee and through partnerships with non-profits, corporations, and industries—regionally, nationally, and around the globe.

The city of Knoxville is nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. The modern, thriving community is surrounded by gorgeous lakes and hundreds of miles of walking, hiking, and biking trails. Situated along the banks of the Tennessee River, our beautiful features an eclectic music scene, internationally recognized festivals, unique restaurants, and a robust offering of diverse cultural activities. Knoxville is located within a day’s drive of Atlanta, Nashville, Asheville, Charlotte, Louisville, Cincinnati, Memphis, Chicago, and Washington D.C.

Knoxville and the surrounding counties have a population of more than 850,000 people. The region houses many leading corporations and organizations, including Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Pilot/Flying J, the Tennessee Valley Authority, and Regal Cinemas, along with HGTV, Food Network, and other networks owned by Discovery Inc.

As a member of the UT family, you will be surrounded by top-notch faculty, staff, and students from around the world. You will be part of a diverse campus community that is passionate about changing the world and cheering for the Vols on game day.

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