The Emergency Department Family Nurse Practitioner assesses the physical and psychosocial status of patients by means of interview, health history, physical examination, and diagnostic tests. Designates emergent and non-emergent. Interprets the data, develops and implements therapeutic plans, and follows through on a plan of care. Plans, provides, and documents plan of care and education with patient, family members, or others to attain optimal health and continuity of care. Transfers patients appropriately to higher level of care. Collaborates with UMMC Telemed Physicians and other health professionals as needed to provide quality health care to every patient. Telemed certification, ATLS, ACLS, and PALS required.
Position Type: PRN (as needed)
Careers at Covington County Hospital