Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant-MCMG - Urology

  • MaineHealth
  • Brunswick, ME 04011, USA
  • Oct 14, 2021
Nursing Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant Physician & Surgeon

Job Description

Summary

Mid Coast Medical Group Urology is searching for a full-time NP or PA to work collaboratively with physicians and other clinicians. A minimum of two years of experience, preferably in Urology, is required.    Contact Melanie Crowe, Physician Recruiter, for more information. mcrowe@midcoasthealth.com 
  • Position Summary
    • Responsible for providing Urology services, including assessing, diagnosing, prescribing, treating and educating patients. Works closely with physicians and other clinicians in a team approach to patient care.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: Master’s degree with an advanced knowledge of nursing theory and practice, and additional medical training.
    • License/Certifications: Current and valid license as a Nurse Practitioner by the Maine State Board of Nursing. Current BLS certification
    • Experience: Minimum three years of professional nursing experience. Two years of Nurse Practitioner experience preferred but not required.  
    • Knowledge of advanced practice of nursing, professional nursing theory, practices and regulations related to evaluating and providing patient care, and professional ethics related to the delivery of nursing care.
    • Knowledge of patient assessment techniques including taking medical histories, performing physicals, evaluating health status, including state of wellness and compliance with care recommendations.
    • Skill in case management, time management, problem solving, crisis intervention, multitasking and other organizational matters.
    • Ability to make responsible decisions within scope of NP Practice. • Ability to educate patients, families, and staff in user-friendly manner.
    • Strong computer skills with skill in using computerized health information management system.
    • Excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills with the ability to establish/maintain effective working relationships with patients, clinical staff and the public.  
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality.