Provides primary care as part of a health care team in an ambulatory setting in a particular discipline. Provides patient education and counseling as well as physical assessment. May participate in teaching programs for students and other student residents. Work is performed under usual clinic conditions and requires a high degree of contact with patients, families, and other clinic personnel and outside professionals. Some positions in the classification require travel to outreach clinics and home visits, and participation in educational efforts and special programs that occur outside of normal working hours.
Performs Nurse Practitioner duties in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, following procedures and guidance of physicians in Unit. Covers unit during shift, from 12-24 hours per shift, as assigned.
Various duties as asked by faculty in unit.
Graduated from an approved accredited nursing program.
Current RN license in the State of Texas or have the ability to transfer your license to Texas. Certification as a Nurse Practitioner in the appropriate nursing specialty from an approved certification program as recognized by the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners. Recognition by the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners as an Advance Practitioner.
Advanced practice nursing courses in Neonatology specialty.
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Does this position work in a research laboratory?
If yes, are select agents used in this laboratory?
Texas Tech University HSC - Amarillo
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While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk and sit. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
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