Scripps Health NURSE PRACTITIONER in San Diego, California
If you have an interest in this position, please send your CV to: Mulvey.Jim@scrippshealth.org with “Neurology APC” in the Subject Line .
Nurse Practitioner – Division of Neurology
Working closely with physicians in the Division of Neurology, the Nurse Practitioner is responsible for the assessment and management of patients with neurological conditions. The Neurology NP will work within licensed scope of practice utilizing protocols and direct physician supervision.
Demonstrates particular interest in the fields of epilepsy, memory and seizure disorders, headache, multiple sclerosis, and movement disorders
Assess patients with neurological complaints independently and in collaboration with the physician(s)
Perform follow-up care on patients
Coordinate care for neurology patients
Collaborate with other providers such as the referring primary care physician
Perform minor procedures such as medication injection in specified conditions under protocol
Order and manage laboratory and radiology findings
Management of medications
Under certain circumstances, perform neurology consultations both in the clinic or hospital
Write daily orders and progress notes on admitted patients when necessary
Provide education to neurology patients
Participant in conference and related continuing education
Assist in the establishment and accomplishment of the division’s goals and objectives.
Committed to highest clinical standards
Respected by colleagues and ancillary staff
Ability to accept and respond to feedback
Supportive of Scripps Clinic Medical Group and Scripps Medical foundation mission and goals.
Current California NP license, furnishing license and Standardized Procedures Agreement
Ability to cover multiple Scripps Clinic sites (Torrey Pines, Carmel Valley, Rancho Bernardo and Anderson Medical Pavilion La Jolla).
Job: *Medical group Staff Physician and Advanced Practice Clinician (NP/PA)
Organization: *Scripps Clinic
Title: NURSE PRACTITIONER
Location: Central San Diego County-LA JOLLA-SCRIPPS CLINIC - TORREY PINES
Requisition ID: 1025819