• Adventist Health System
  • Orlando, FL, USA
  • Jan 06, 2018

Job Description

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) or Physician Assistant (PA-C)

Sandlake Center

General Summary:

The ARNP/PA, under the supervision of the Physician(s) who acts as the collaborative practitioner(s), is responsible for:
• Performs physical examinations of patients evaluation and treatment acute illness and injury for patients of all ages
• Works in an autonomous environment to provide high quality, efficient care
• Interpret basic lab and x-rays in order to diagnose and treat various acute illnesses and injuries
• Monitors the condition and makes appropriate referral to a physician or hospital, as needed

• Collaborates with physician supervisor and staff, as necessary to provide consistent care to patients and support to staff

• Displays a caring and professional attitude at all time as well as maintaining personal and professional growth

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships other clinical providers and staff members of the center
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to provide quality patient service
  • Strong medical decision making skills are a must; ability to work in a fast-paced environment is critical
  • ARNP/PA must be proficient with providing Urgent Care services, Work Comp services and DOT examinations
  • Ability to work in an independent environment, making medical decisions and developing treatment plans without direct Physician supervision may be required
  • Must be able to work day, evening and weekend shifts
  • This is a FLOAT position - candidate must be able to cover all Central FL (Orlando area) Centra Care locations

Position Schedule
  • Friday- 8a-8p
  • Saturday- 9a-5p
  • Sunday - 9a-5p
  • Monday- 8a-8p

Required Education/Experience:

• Master's degree in Family Nurse Practitioner studies or Physician Assistant studies

• Minimum of 2 years' experience is required - preferably in Family Medicine or Urgent Care

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

• Current, valid Florida ARNP or PA license

• ANCC, AANP or NCCPA (or equivalent) certification is required

• BLS certification

• DOT certification is preferred