Nurse Practitioner

HCPro, Inc. - Suffolk

Nephrology Associates of Tidewater is an innovative medical practice specializing in the treatment of kidney disease. Our focus is providing comprehensive and quality care to patients with chronic kidney and end-stage renal disease throughout the Hampton Roads region

Nephrology Nurse Practitioners conducts comprehensive histories and physical exams, formulates diagnoses based upon data collected from various resources and within the scope of practice, initiates and adjusts therapeutic regimens including medications, assists with dialysis access management, orders and interprets laboratory tests and diagnostic studies/procedures, initiates consults and referrals, creates initial and follow up encounters, provides patient education, and is responsible for creating and maintaining accurate and timely clinical documentation.

Quality lifestyle with no call, no nights and no weekends. This position will involve travel between dialysis clinics in the Hampton Roads Virginia area, mileage is reimbursed.

Join our growing team working with an innovative team of nephrologists in providing the highest quality of care for patients.

Requirements

  • Demonstrate a high degree of medical knowledge and exercise independent judgment as appropriate
  • Responsible for dialysis patient care
  • Provides patient education to outpatient and dialysis patients
  • Assess, diagnose and manage kidney care
  • Document appropriately and communicate with the appropriate physician in a timely manner as required, including, but not limited to evaluations, treatment plans, progress reports, treatment notes
  • Order and evaluate laboratory
  • Prescribe, monitor, and adjust medications and based on the patient’s medical condition
  • Develop and perform treatment plans in accordance with established protocols Graduate of accredited Nurse Practitioner program 
  • Ability to work independently

    License/Education

    • Internal Medicine background preferred but willing to train a qualifying candidate
    • Graduate of accredited Nurse Practitioner program
    • Virginia license
    • Active DEA

Job Information

  • Job ID: 51062210
  • Location:
    Suffolk, Virginia, United States
  • Company Name: Nephrology Associates of Tidewater
  • Job Function: Nephrology
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: Master's Degree
  • Min Experience: 0-1 Year
  • Required Travel: 50-75%
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