Federal Staffing Resources is seeking a full time, civilian, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner to provide services at Peterson Air Force Base located near beautiful Colorado Springs, CO.
This position requires qualified candidates to possess:
We offer the below to our employees:
2.1 Provide a full range of primary care pediatric nurse practitioner services
2.2 Perform routine developmental screenings.
2.3 Diagnose and treat common childhood illnesses.
2.4 Provide anticipatory guidance regarding common child health concerns.
2.5 Provide childhood immunizations.
2.6 Perform school and sports physicals.
2.7 Performs procedures and prescribes pediatric treatment and medications based on assessment results and standards of care within the scope of practice of a pediatric nurse practitioner as defined by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP).
2.8 Examines, diagnoses, and treats diseases and injuries of newborns, infants, children and adolescents through age 17 years. Identifies and manages specific pediatric illnesses.
2.9 Prepares and reviews case histories and clinical records of newborns, infants, children and adolescents through age 17 years. Secures a health and
developmental history from the patient or parent; records findings and makes critical evaluation.
2.10 Examines patients, determines need for radiological examinations and clinical laboratory tests, and interprets examinations findings and test results. Also, performs or requests special screening and developmental tests and interprets the results.
2.11 Evaluates total health care needs of patients and develops plan to meet these needs. Teaches patients and family members different ways to maintain or improve their health status.
2.12 Provides healthcare and preventative services to pediatric patients and their family members, including age specific anticipatory guidance in growth and development, nutrition, common illnesses, safety, and discipline.
2.13 Evaluates clinical practice and collaborates with health care team members as the Primary Care Manager to improve patient delivery for an empanelment of pediatric patients.
2.14 Makes appropriate referrals to general pediatrician, family practice physician, and/or specialty physician as warranted.
FSR provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR matches talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.
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