Nurse Practitioner PRN - Sovah Physicians Practices - Primary Care in Danville, VA at Sovah Health - Danville

Date Posted: 8/9/2019

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Job Description

SOVAH Health - Danville

Responsible for providing medical services to patients of Danville Physician Practices.  Such medical services may include history and physical exams, evaluation of specific illnesses and/or injuries, and planning for the effective treatment of diseases or injuries, both chronic and acute.   Subject to approval from the VA Board of Pharmacy and under the supervision of the medical directors, prescribe medications allowed by the state for their scope of practice.  Perform other services that have traditionally been reserved to physicians.

Job Requirements

Graduate of a Nurse PractitionerProgram.  A minimum of one to two yearsof Nurse Practitioner experience in primary care or the discipline of practiceis preferred.  Eligibility to prescribeSchedule drugs in accordance with the regulations of the Commonwealth ofVirginia.  Currently licensed as aRegistered Nurse in the state of Virginia and licensed by the VirginiaDepartment of Health Professions as a Nurse Practitioner.  Current national certification by theAmerican Academy of Nurse Practitioners, the American Nurses’ CredentialingCenter or other credentialing center recognized by the board.  (See Regulations governing the Licensure ofNurse Practitioners published by the Virginia Board of Nursing/Virginia Boardof Medicine). Current Authorization to Prescribe by the State of Virginia.   Must have a current Controlled SubstanceRegistration Certificate and American Heart Association Healthcare ProviderBLS. 

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