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Advanced Practice Provider - Urology

Company: Colorado Mountain Medical
Location: Avon
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Colorado Mountain Medical is seeking to hire an Advance Practice Provider (APP) to support our Urology practice in Avon, Colorado. The APP will perform tasks, treat patients, and develop/ monitor treatment plans in collaboration with, or as directed by, the supporting physician. This position is full time and comes with great benefits including medical, dental, vision, a retirement savings plan with company match and PTO!

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Evaluates patient reviewing medical history and performs an appropriate physical exam.
  • Interprets and evaluates patient data as authorized by a physician for the purpose of determining management and treatment of patients. Consults with physician as appropriate.
  • Assists in the development of a treatment plan and appropriate follow-up care.
  • Educates the patient about the diagnosis and treatment plan.
  • Adjusts patient care plan by reviewing and monitoring treatments and therapy plans.
  • Administers or orders laboratory, radiological and diagnostic tests that will assist with the medical management; explain the necessity, preparation, nature and anticipates effects of treatments, and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to the patient.
  • Performs in-clinic procedures, including but not limited to, catheter placements, percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation, and urodynamic studies.
  • Assists with surgical procedures as instructed.
  • Prescribes, recommends, and regulates appropriate pharmacologic medicine.
  • Documents appropriately and communicates with the supporting physician in a timely manner as required, including, but not limited to: evaluations, treatment plans, progress reports, billing documentation, treatment notes, and other reports as requested.
  • Keeps current on new knowledge gained from conferences, workshops, professional literature, or other training and assimilates this knowledge into clinical practice.
  • Takes on-call phone coverage as assigned.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality per HIPPA requirements.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree from an accredited program.
  • Professional licensure - Physician Assistant (PA) or Nurse Practitioner (NP-C) required.
  • Three years of experience as a physician assistant or nurse practitioner preferred.
  • Urology or surgical experience preferred.
  • Current Colorado license in good standing.
  • Valid DEA Drug License.
  • Bilingual English / Spanish preferred.
  • Must have thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of medicine.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Sitting for more than 50% of the day.
  • Walking and standing for less than 50% of the day.
  • Occasionally lifts, moves, or exerts force up to 50lbs.
  • Seeing up close, long distances, color, and adjusting and focusing vision.
  • Working indoors in an office environment and remotely in a home office
  • Exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, and other conditions common to a medical clinic environment.

Keywords: Colorado Mountain Medical, Vail , Advanced Practice Provider - Urology, Other , Avon, Colorado

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