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Experienced Primary Care Advanced Practice Provider/ NP or PA (Duke
Requisition Number: 205290
Regular or Temporary: Regular
Durham, NC, US, 27710
Personnel Area: DUKE PRIMARY CARE
Date: Jul 26, 2022
Duke Primary Care
Duke Primary Care Duke Primary Care is a broad network of community-based
clinics that offer family medicine, internal medicine, pediatric, and urgent
care services. With 400 providers in nearly 50 locations, Duke Primary Care is
the largest primary care network in the greater Triangle. Our network saw more
than 750,000 patient encounters in fiscal year 2021.
Our Duke Primary Care clinics provide personalized care for adults and
children, from sick visits to preventive care, health screenings to
immunizations, and annual exams to chronic disease management. Select primary
care clinics also provide behavioral health, diabetes education, pharmacy, and
other population health services. Duke Primary Care clinics are accredited and
designated a Primary Care Medical Home by The Joint Commission.
Our Duke Urgent Care centers offer evaluation and treatment for minor
illnesses and injuries 12 hours a day, seven days a week when a patientâ€™s
primary care provider is not available. Services also include certain physical
exams and vaccinations. A pediatric specialist is available at select
locations. Patients can walk in to one of our nine urgent care centers located
throughout the greater Triangle or can schedule a virtual visit to receive
care from the comfort of home.
Experienced Primary Care Advanced Practice Provider / NP or PA
Duke Primary Care
Provide primary care services in collaboration with primary care team.
Conduct detailed medical history assessment
Conduct physical exams
Order diagnostic testing (e.g., lab work, EKG, cardiac echo, imaging
procedures, etc.) when indicated
Coordinate specialty referrals as indicated
Provide consultation to patient and/or family to include necessity, prep,
nature and effects of ordered diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
Provide patient and/or family education regarding diabetes, nutrition,
smoking cessation, pain management, etc.
Follow up on ordered laboratory studies, diagnostic procedures, etc.
Prescribe treatment or medication when indicated.
Document all activity in patient's electronic medical record to include
comments about diagnosis and prognosis, diagnostic testing, patient
condition, treatments and response to therapies and interventions, etc
Participate in clinic research activities if needed.
Perform telehealth visits if needed.
Work with a supervising physician, other providers and colleagues in the
Perform any other related duties required to service primary care
scheduled or walk-in patients
Education (No pending or recent graduates)
NP: Graduate of an accredited MSN or DNP Nurse Practitioner Program to treat
all ages, i.e., FNP
PA: Graduate of ARC accredited Master's Degree Physician Assistant Program.
Note: BLS certification is required before hire. ACLS and PALS must be
completed after hire.
NP: Current RN license with NCBON or compact state with approval to practice
as NP to treat all ages
PA: Current license to practice issued by NC Medical Board
Experience working as a PA or NP in a primary care setting is required, 2
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Works effectively in team environment
Familiarity with computers to include Microsoft Office products and EMR
systems, preferably EPIC.
FT, salaried position
Ability and willingness to work Monday – Friday 8a-5pm, providing up to 36
hours of direct patient care per week
• Guaranteed base salary plus opportunity to earn productivity incentives
• Additional salary incentives for quality and patient satisfaction
• Relocation grant available to new hires meeting criteria
• Generous PTO package
• 403B employer-sponsored retirement plan
• Up to 5 days for CME and $2500 reimbursement for CME expenses per fiscal
• Malpractice insurance including /tail coverage
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providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color,
disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information,
national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
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exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and
welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all
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