POSITION: Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner

LOCATION: Penitentiary of NM in Santa Fe

Wexford Health Sources, Inc. is a member of the Wexford family: a group of the nation's leading innovative correctional health care companies. At Wexford Health Sources, Inc., our philosophy is that health care should not be considered a luxury for anyone. We simply care for those in need and the corrections environment is our venue.

POSITION SUMMARY

Provides basic medical services under the supervision of a licensed physician.

Utilizes professional medical skills to meet a variety of health care needs, with ambulatory care as primary focus.

Provides a broad range of medical services to the facility including assessment, identification and treatment of medical concerns, health education to patients, and illness and injury prevention.

Orders appropriate lab/diagnostic tests and procedures to effectively diagnose and treat the patient's health condition.

Order medications for patients following licensure authority in coordination with company and facility guidelines.

Prepare patients for and perform or assist in special treatments, procedures and examinations.

Make rounds and staff the screening areas as requested.

Perform historical and physical examinations.
BENEFITS

Wexford Health offers a competitive benefits package including:

Performance check-ins with annual merit increase

Generous paid-time off program that combines vacation and sick leave

Paid holidays

Comprehensive health insurance through BlueCross BlueShield

Dental and Vision insurance

401 retirement saving plan

Company-paid short-term disability

Healthcare and dependent care spending account

Continuing education options
The following requirements list the minimum to qualify. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted.

LICENSING: Current, valid New Mexico Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant license

CERTIFICATION: Advanced Practical Nurse or Physician Assistant's Certification

Current CPR Certification

EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited college/university program

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: Minimum two years clinical experience required. Correctional experience a plus

EOE/M/F/D/V

Job Details:

Posted Date : 2022-04-21

Expiry Date : 2022-07-21

Job type : Part Time

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