Experienced Family Nurse Practitioner

El Rio Health is seeking qualified and experienced Nurse Practitioners to work flexible hours, will consider full and part-time positions.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

  • Ability to deliver comprehensive, high quality medical care in the outpatient setting, with an emphasis on ongoing and preventative health care.
  • Ability to deliver high quality care to a wide variety of patient types including the spectrum between newborns to the adult patient, depending upon specialty training.
  • Demonstrated competence in the assessment and treatment of common disorder problems.
  • Interest in fostering physician/patient cooperation towards the delivery of care.
  • Ability to manage general medical problems within guidelines.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with assigned preceptor.
  • Ability and evidence of competence in general office procedures.
  • Ability to employ the problem-oriented method of record keeping. Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Consult frequently with assigned preceptor regarding clinical management problems.
  • Staff evening or weekend clinics as determined by Medical Director.
  • Maintain minimum patient productivity.
  • Attend clinics or participate in special projects as assigned by Medical Director; be prepared to begin clinics on time, unless extraordinary circumstances prevent it. *Complete duties associated with medical practice, including required forms and documentation.
  • Participate in an ongoing basis in a Continuing Medical Education program.
  • Attend committee meetings as assigned. Membership will be required for no more than three standing meetings.

Quality Assurance Program:

  • All Family Nurse Practitioners will participate in the Center’s Quality Assurance Program.
  • Duties will be assigned in a fair and equitable manner.

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Family Nurse Practitioner licensed by the Arizona State Board of Nursing. License is to be maintained as current, on an ongoing basis.
  • Current DEA certificate, renewed as required by law.
  • Full-time position family nurse practitioner will work 36 out-patient clinical hours.
  • El Rio is an active teaching health center with embedded medical student and family practice residency program with ample opportunity for clinical teaching.

El Rio Health is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, veteran status, gender identity, gender(sex), sexual orientation, or familial status.

Please send your CV to Clinical_Recruitment@elrio.org.