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Nurse Practitioner - Retail
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North Kansas City Hospital | North Kansas City, MO
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Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: Provides health care and performs selective medical services under the direction of physicians.
  • Masters Degree in Nursing and maintain board/association certification
  • Licensed by the State of Missouri as a Registered Nurse to practice as an Advance Nurse Practitioner. Must have Family Nurse Practitioner  Certification.
  • Minimum of six (6) months of family nurse practitioner clinical experience.
  • Current BCLS and ACLS
  • Ability to work without direct supervision and practice autonomously and to collaborate with providers as necessary to provide quality care. Ability to present a pleasant, friendly demeanor and provide the best customer service.
  • Basic office skills.  Ability to complete training and utilize the electronic medical record.

JOB SPECIFIC STANDARDS: All responsibilities and standards shall be performed according to established policies, procedures, and guidelines for Meritas.
  • Provides episodic and chronic care, physical exams, screenings and education to Meritas Health Express patients by competently assesses, diagnoses and treating patients over the age of 18 months.
  • Support and follow the most current evidence-based guidelines of practice in providing quality patient care and work collaborate with supervising physicians on prescribed guidelines, consultation, mentorship and best practices.
  • Orders, interprets, and evaluates diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient’s clinical problems and health care needs.  Provide vaccinations and prescribe medications as needed to patients in specified age categories.
  • Demonstrates compassionate care and provide exceptional customer service.  Advocates clinic services, Meritas Health and NKCH physicians and North Kansas City Hospital to patients and the community.
  • Demonstrates professionalism by articulating and demonstrating professional behavior, accepting responsibility and accountability for actions, adhering to policies and procedures, demonstrating leadership and supporting Meritas Health initiatives.

About North Kansas City Hospital

Ranked as one of Kansas City’s Top 15 Employers by the Business Journal, North Kansas City Hospital provides the ideal place to launch your nursing career. For New Grads, we offer an exceptional combination of individual guidance and professional training. Our Nurse Residency Program includes classroom and hands-on experience with feedback and support from preceptors, nurse educators and nurse managers. We offer a stable, caring environment, plus extras like covered parking, wellness programs and classes, a fitness center and indoor pool that help create a fulfilling, balanced work life. Our 451-bed hospital has a culture that is friendly and close knit, where relationships last and people bond like family. Join us as we continue on our Magnet® journey.