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Title:  Advanced Practice Providers - Family & Community Medicine

Division:  Family and Community Medicine
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Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range: 
FLSA Status: 
Requisition ID:  9545

Summary

The Department of Family and Community Medicine is currently seeking an Advanced Practice Provider -  Instructor to complete the following:

 

  • Performs pertinent history and physical exams of patients
  • Administers treatment and care management accordingly
  • Performs and evaluates diagnostic procedures and laboratory tests within the scope of practice. Provides acute, preventive, and chronic medical care in continuity or same day setting
  • Follows established protocols to manage specific patient problems/illnesses/care in collaboration with supervising physician
  • Provides constructive input on improving the delivery of services to medical director and clinic manager
  • Provides constructive inputs to medical director and clinic managers, on improving the delivery of services
  • Maintains medical records using an electronic medical record, writes accurate notes and orders which are co-signed by supervising physician when appropriate
  • Physician productivity needs to meet or exceed the levels established by department benchmarks
  • Meet or exceed all quality indicators as developed and assigned by community health program performance improvement committee
  • Is self-directed with good organizational skills
  • Communicates and works well within a collaborative team environment
  • Adheres to Baylor College of Medicine and affiliates policies and procedures
  • Performs other tasks or special assignments as necessary to maintain proper operation and patient care.
  • May work longer shifts and some weekends

 

 

Minimum Qualifications

For Nurse Practitioner: Master's degree in in Nursing. Current license as a Registered Nurse (RN) by the State of Texas Board of Nursing. Current Texas Licensure as an Advanced Practice Nurse (APRN-NP), and specialty certification as required by department.
 

For Physician Assistant: Master's degree in Physician Assistant Studies. Current license as a Physician Assistant by the State of Texas Physician Assistant Board. Specialty certification as required by department.

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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