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Advanced Practice Provider, Private | Greenwood in Greenwood, IN at OrthoIndy

Date Posted: 4/6/2018

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Job Description

Facility: OrthoIndy South, Greenwood, IN 
Department:
Jack Farr, M.D. / Advanced Practice Provider, Private - Exempt
Shift Details:
Varied Schedule / Exempt 

Learn more about Dr. Jack Farr right here - https://www.orthoindy.com/jackfarr/home/ 

At OrthoIndy, our goal is to improve your quality of life through orthopedic care. To be the leader in advancing quality bone, joint, spine and muscle care and technology while providing superior access, service and care to our patients and their families. 

Position Summary:

The clinical care provided by the Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) will be within the scope of the duties assigned
by the supervising OrthoIndy Physician. The supervising Physician must be either physically present or immediately available for consultation when
services are proved by the Advanced Practice Provider, including care provided using protocols, guidelines, and/or standing order. When the
supervising Physician is unavailable, they may designate another Physician who has agreed to temporarily be responsible for the supervision.

Essential Duties:

  1. Helps plan and implement care of doctor’s patients, including entering orders into the patient record that are verbal orders or part of standing orders or protocols approved by the supervising physician. Provides direct patient treatment, including but not limited to: assists with simple wound care and repair, joint injection and aspiration, administration of local anesthetic and digital blocks, joint and fracture reduction, and application of braces, splints, and other DME and soft goods.
  2. Orders radiologic and laboratory tests and studies as necessary to complete history and physical examinations.
  3. Assesses patients and assesses normal and abnormal findings obtained from history and physical examination as well as radiology and ancillary studies.
  4. Plans and implements care of patients, including; EMR documentation, ordering additional studies, communicates with supervising Physician and additional staff, and prescribing appropriate medications.
  5. Helps to counsel individuals and families about their health related issues. Communicates individualized teaching plans to patients based on their needs.
  6. Attends or performs rounds to assist Physician when possible.
  7. Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members by making appropriate referrals.

Technology Used:

ADP, AdvancedMD, Allscripts, Halogen, Meditech, Microsoft Office, Moxee, Synapse

Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • NCCPA or AANP certification required
  • Indiana PA Committee or Coalition of Advanced Practice Nurses certification required
  • BLS certification required
  • ACLS certification required
  • 1-2 years of Advanced Practice Provider experience preferred

OrthoIndy is an Equal Opportunity Employer