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Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a FGP Patient Care Asst (37.5).
In this role, the successful candidate Collaborates with and accountable to the physician for health care assessment. Identifies, diagnoses and treats human responses for actual or potential health care problems for individuals and families.
Identifies and discriminates between physical and psychological signs and symptoms relating to the health status of individuals and families through health and development history taking and physical diagnosis consistent with establishing nursing practice.
Consistent with established nursing practice, differentiates between normal and abnormal findings in the screening process to detect changes in the health status that require the Physicians intervention.
Evaluates and interprets patient data in order to plan and implement appropriate nursing intervention.
Consults with the Physician for evaluation of findings of the health screening in order to make prospective decisions about treatment
Manages the care of selected patients within protocols and mutually agreed upon by nursing and medical personnel
Records and maintains a system of patient progress notes to plan program management and therapy appropriate to patients needs.
Collaborates with other members of the interdisciplinary team in order to determine, evaluate and attain health goals.
Determines possible alternative settings for providing health care (e.g., home or institution) and initiates referrals.
Provides to patients and families information relating to the application of health status, treatment and progress. Counsels and guides patients and families in order to develop favorable attitudes toward health care maintenance, and to encourage practices that promote health and well-being and reduce anxiety, stress and disability.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a Bachelors degree required. 2+ years of related experience. A valid New York State license and current registration to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse; Ability to work independently.
Preferred Qualifications: Current certification to practice as a Nurse Practitioner issued by the New York State Department of Education.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
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About NYU Langone Medical Center
NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. Included in the 200+ locations throughout the New York area are five inpatient locations: Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute-care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation, ranked as one of the top 10 rehabilitation programs in the country; NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital with all musculoskeletal specialties ranked top 10 in the country; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services; and NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, a full-service teaching hospital and level 1 trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute–designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history.