NP - Primary Care (23440491)

Location: North Carolina
Duration: Locum Tenens - Part Time
Job ID: BD-50-02 (23440491)
Company: Adelphi Medical Staffing
Contact: Megel Troupe    Call: 6788312736
Practice Type:   Hospital
Job Posted: 06/24/22

NP - Primary Care - BD-50-02 (23440491)

Adelphi is seeking a nurse practitioner to provide services at a correctional facility in North Carolina.

Summary:
 • Profession: Nurse Practitioner
 • Specialty: Correctional Medicine/Psychiatry/Urgent Care/Primary Care/IM/EM/FM
 • Location: Salisbury, NC
 • Service Setting: Outpatient
 • Facility Type: Correctional
 • Job Type: Contract
 • Start Date: ASAP
 • Contract Length: Ongoing
 • Shift Schedule: 40 hours per week
 • Travel, lodging, and malpractice insurance covered

Requirements: 
 • NC License
 • DEA certification
 • BLS certification
 • ACLS certification
 • NP Certification 

Responsibilities: 
 • Perform vital signs and appropriate medical history.
 • Perform independent assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of all illnesses and trauma. 
 • Refer patients to the clinical director for conditions beyond the scope of training and experience of the nurse practitioner.
 • Manage chronic health problems.
 • Prescribe indicated medications as directed through utilizing the Soldiers' Home Policy and Procedures.
 • Prescribe narcotic and controlled substances as directed by the physician.
 • Administer authorized immunizations.
 • Provide counseling and guidance to patients on issues relating to drugs, diet, weight control, effects of prescribed medications, and treatments.
 • Order and interpret laboratory tests, X-rays, electrocardiograms, audiograms, and perform tympanometry.
 • Perform physical exams.
 • Perform all other required services within the scope of practice which is consistent with the Nurse Practice Act of the State of North Carolina.