Nurse Practitioner – 40 hours/week
Collaborates with hospice medical director to provide medical care to hospice patients including both FTF visits and symptom management visits. Collaborates with nursing staff when necessary to help provide expert guidance to nursing when needed for patient care issues.
Collaborates with medical director in providing medical expertise for:
- Medical care for hospice patients
- Face to face visits to determine continued hospice eligibility
- Symptom management visits
- Licensed Nurse Practitioner
Certifications, Licenses, Registrations Required
- Licensure in North Dakota and Minnesota
- Current drivers license and auto insurance
Physical Requirements/Working Conditions
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand and walk; occasionally required to stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee is frequently required to sit for extended periods of time. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to ten pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to twenty pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision and adjust focus. The work environment is varied between the office, travel and location of patients’ residents, speaking engagements and events. The employee is frequently asked to drive, occasionally drive to unfamiliar destinations.