Extended Job Title
Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso
Provides primary care as part of a health care team in an ambulatory setting
in a particular discipline. Provides patient education and counseling as well
as physical assessment. May participate in teaching programs for students and
other student residents. Work is performed under usual clinic conditions and
requires a high degree of contact with patients, families, and other clinic
personnel and outside professionals. Some positions in the classification
require travel to outreach clinics and home visits, and participation in
educational efforts and special programs that occur outside of normal working
Formulates care plan based on physical exam or other data and implements
Orders tests and procedures as necessary.
Consults with attending or resident physicians prior to initiation of
major procedure or plan.
Performs a complete physical examination, assessment and distinguishes
between normal and abnormal findings.
Performs diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as necessary.
Elicits records and interprets a complete health history.
Writes admissions, discharges and medication orders with co-signatures
Other duties as assigned
Active unrestricted certification of Pediatric Nurse Practitioner issued
by the National Certification Corporation(NNCC), with experience
specializing in Endocrinology.
Active or eligible for license as a Registered Nurse issued by the Texas
Board of Nursing and APN status designation as a Pediatric Nurse
Eligible for Delegated Prescriptive Authorization through the Texas Board
Active enrollment in NCC Certification Maintenance Program.
Certified in NRP.
Minimum Hire Rate
as directed by Division Chief to meet Clinical needs
Bi-Lingual competence in English and Spanish.
HSC - El Paso
Professional License or Certification
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual
selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the
institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the
institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components
will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant's
race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected
Graduated from an approved accredited nursing program; current RN license in
the State of Texas or have the ability to transfer your license to Texas.
Certification as a Nurse Practitioner in the appropriate nursing specialty
from an approved certification program as recognized by the Texas State Board
of Nurse Examiners. Recognition by the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners as an
Does this position work in a research laboratory?
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