Looking for a Nurse Practitioner, WHCNP

2016-04-25

Associates in Women’s Health, a division of Obstetrics and Gynecology Associates, focuses on providing comprehensive OBGYN services throughout all phases of a woman’s life. Our physicians rely on up-to-date medical and surgical techniques to assure the highest standard of care. Women’s Healthcare Certified Nurse Practitioners are an integral part of our health care team, working closely with our physicians, mid-wife, and clinical staff to provide exceptional care for our obstetric, gynecologic and infertility patients. Our staff works as a team—in partnership with our patients—to provide the utmost in patient-centered care.

Scope of Position

Responsible for providing primary care services, including assessing, diagnosing, prescribing, treating, and educating patients. Work closely with physicians and other clinicians in a team approach to patient care. Specialized in Women’s Health, Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Infertility, with a strong focus on OB and infertility.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Completes comprehensive health histories and assessments
  • Performs physical exams, problem related exams, and OB visits
  • Incorporates evidence-based research into clinical practice
  • Provides case management for patients
  • Consults with physicians and other clinicians
  • Assesses patient needs and provides education
  • Promotes wellness
  • Orders/performs/interprets appropriate laboratory tests
  • Assists with patient phone calls, medication refills, and lab result reporting
  • Prescribes medications in compliance with medical practice guidelines and state laws
  • Prepares documentation for electronic medical records

Qualifications

  • Current license in advanced practice, BSN or MSN preferred
  • Successful completion of advanced practitioner training and certification as a practitioner from an approved nurse practitioner program
  • Specialization in women’s health
  • Current state registered nurse license
  • Current state license as an advanced registered nurse practitioner with prescriptive authority

Features

  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive benefit package
  • 32-40 hours per week
  • Weekday clinic hours

Location

  • Edina and Downtown Minneapolis
  • Contact

Barb Cookas at barbc@ogamn.com