Job Description

Extended Job Title
Nurse Practitioner

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
512201 - Family Med Dpt Lbk Genl

Position Description
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.

Requisition ID
21398BR

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
The Texas Tech Physicians Family Medicine Clinic is committed to providing high quality medical care for individuals of all ages. We are dedicated to providing an excellent training environment for Family Medicine Physicians of today and the future. Our clinic is a fast-paced, team-oriented environment where the patient always comes first. Our clinic is an NCQA-recognized Patient Centered Medical Home, Level 2.

This Nurse Practitioner position is responsible for the following functions:
  • Patient care of all ages in a Family Medicine ambulatory clinic setting with a focus on Urgent Care; Preventative and Wellness Services, including Medicare Annual Wellness Visits (AWV); and well-child visits
  • Transitional Care Management (TCM)
  • Leadership for cross-functional team focused on coordinating care for patients on Diabetes and Hypertension registries
  • The position will serve on the Care Coordination Committee for the Accountable Care Organization (ACO)


Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
5298.75

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
Lubbock

Preferred Qualifications
Previous experience in primary care or urgent care setting. Strong interest in wellness and preventative care services.

Campus
HSC - Lubbock

Department
Family Med Dpt Lbk Genl

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Health Care Professional

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
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.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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