Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse – Mobile Unit 2 (Western Region)

Category

Position Control #

# 08-5003-686

Status

Location(s)

Position Summary: FCHC has an exciting opportunity to provide primary health care through our new mobile medical unit. This will allow us to address the health care needs of the most vulnerable populations in the communities we serve. The Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN)/Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) will travel (driver and vehicle to be provided by FCHC) and provide all aspects of patient care, diagnosis, treatments, education, and consultations. They will also conduct physicals, order tests and serve as a patient’s primary healthcare provider.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Help provide primary care to patients.
  • Perform physical exams and patient observations.
  • Must be proficient with medical instruments and equipment required by the work.
  • Knowledge of computer‐based data management programs and information systems, as well as records and point of interview technology.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, in verbal and written form, with retail and medical partners at various levels, patients, family members, physicians and representatives of the community.
  • Record patient medical histories and symptoms.
  • Create patient care plans and contribute to existing plans.
  • Order, administer and analyze diagnostic test.
  • Monitor and operate medical equipment.
  • Diagnose health issues, detect changes in a patient’s health and change treatment plans as necessary.
  • Administer medicines and treatments.
  • Evaluate responses to treatments and medications.
  • Train patients and families on managing illness or injuries and disease prevention.
  • Take active role to contribute to the improvement of office functioning.
  • Ability to function independently with regards to most clinical decision‐making.
  • Perform other related duties as required or assigned by the Medical Director

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited nursing program.
  • Must have Florida RN Licensure and be board certified by either ANCC or AANP.
  • APN authorization in Florida to practice in Family Health by the Board of Nurse Examiners

Additional Notes

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive, and employee will also perform other reasonable related business duties as assigned by supervisor.

* This organization reserves the right to revise or change job duties and responsibilities as the need arises. This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.

Applicant Name(Required)
Are you willing to travel to different centers?(Required)
Accepted file types: pdf, docx, doc, rtf, txt, Max. file size: 8 MB.
Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
Hidden
Hidden
Locations
Hidden
Hidden
Hidden