Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA, USA
Job Summary: The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant is responsible for providing comprehensive care to patients across all age groups. They will educate patients and their families in order to promote wellness, prevent health problems, maintain current health, and intervene in acute or chronic illnesses. Minimum Qualifications: - Graduate of an approved formal education program preparing nurse practitioners and physician assistants. - Extensive knowledge of physical assessment, differential diagnosis, pathophysiology, pharmacology, and management of acute and chronic patient/family problems. - Twelve hours of continuing education or in-service hours required annually. - Currently licensed in the State of Louisiana as an Advanced Practice Nurse or Physician's Assistant. - Certified or certification eligible by the American Nurses Association as a primary care nurse practitioner or the National Committee on Certification of Physician Assistants. - BCLS certification required,...
Nursing Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant Physician & Surgeon