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Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant
Ref No.: 17-05065
Location: Springfield, Virginia
Position Type:Contract
Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant
Springfield, VA


MUST:
Experienced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
2 plus years of professional experience
Board certified
DEA license
Virginia license
Experience with EMR highly preferred
Two plus years of UC or Emergency Medicine experience
Have Suture experience
Have Pediatric Experience

DUTIES:
Obtain health history and perform physical examinations.
Diagnose and direct counseling for each patient on a plan for treatment.
Prescribe medication in accordance with Virginia statute and professional practice guidelines.
Perform minor surgical procedures.
Arrange referrals for patients requiring services not offered here.
Review incoming reports (e.g. lab, x-ray, EKG) sign, date and follow up in a timely manner.
Participate in peer review, quality assurance, provider meetings, clinical quality meetings, provider roundtables and other clinical meetings.
Assist in updating protocols and principles of practice, as requested.
Attend grand rounds weekly.
Participate in clinical quality initiatives to improve the health outcomes of patients.
Practice using evidence based guidelines for patient care.
Participate in use of data management to proactively remind patients/families of needed services for chronic care, preventative care and medication management.
Include the patient in the management of their care using self-management goals, tools and support.
Stay current on evidence based guidelines published by the AAP and implement any changes found.

*Quadrant, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Quadrant is committed to administering all employment and personnel actions on the basis of merit and free of discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or status as an individual with a disability. Consistent with this commitment, we are dedicated to the employment and advancement of qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, persons of all ethnic backgrounds and religions according to their abilities.