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Katmai Government Services Family Nurse Practitioner - Civilian - Military Base in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Job TitleFamily nurse practitioner - civilian - Military BaseLocationCOLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80913 US (Primary)Job TypeFull-timeJob DescriptionWORK SCHEDULE:40 hours per week. No on call hours and no overtime hours are required. Slightchanges to the work hours may occur.SUMMARY:Provide a full range of nurse practitioner services in accordance withprivileges granted by the Commanding Officer (e.g., supervise and providegeneral screening and medical care and examinations of patients for routine,acute and chronic conditions involving any and all organ systems; provideimmunizations; diagnose, treat, and counsel patients as indicated.ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:Treat patients with common acute conditions, illnesses, or minor traumawithin accepted protocols, Nurse Practice Acts, and/or in collaborationwith a physician.Collaborate with the physician in the health care of patients with chronicillnesses.Request consultation or referral with appropriate physicians, clinics, orother health resources as indicated.Order diagnostic tests as applicable.Prescribe and dispense medications as delineated by the Pharmacy andTherapeutics Committee.Promote preventive and health maintenance care, including annualphysicals, positive health behaviors, and self-care skills througheducation and counseling.Coordinates patient care through a continuum and facilitates the achievementof optimal outcomes in relation to care, quality and cost effectiveness.Ensures compliance with standards of care and practice in accordance with allestablished policies, procedures, and guidelines used in the medicaltreatment facility. Provides care within ethical and legal boundaries.Assesses patients.Completes orientation and competency verification programs in accordance with(IAW) unit guidelines.Participates in the orientation of newly assigned personnel, as appropriate.Serves and participates in committees, functions and other meetings asdirected.Provides relevant and timely information to these groups and assists withdecision-making and process... For full info follow application link.We area VEVRAA Federal ContractorWe are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to age, race,color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or nationalorigin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any othercharacteristic protected by law.Preference will be given to Ouzinkie Shareholders, Spouses ofShareholders, and Descendants of Shareholdersin accordance with Title 43 U.S. Code 1626(g) and Title 42 U.S. Code 2000e- 2(i).Executive Order 11246, as amended, protects applicants and employees fromdiscrimination based oninquiring about, disclosing, or discussing their compensation or thecompensation of other applicants or employees.Posters:Equal Employment Opportunityis the Law Poster: https://katmai.egnyte.com/dl/FrUjevEY7zEEO SupplementPoster : https://katmai.egnyte.com/dl/pzpazUDsKbPayTransparency Poster: https://katmai.egnyte.com/dl/XP6htB3UCcRight toWork Poster: https://katmai.egnyte.com/dl/KGGBPdDBaV

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