Job Description

Extended Job Title
Recurrent Staff Employee

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
351901 - SON Combest Center Lbk

Position Description
A job involving an appointment for infrequent temporary work where the employee is called in as needed.

Requisition ID
15552BR

Travel Required
Up to 50%

Major/Essential Functions
 
  • This is a Advanced Nurse Practitioner in the TTUHSC SON Combest Senior House Calls program. Exciting opportunity to implement a comprehensive, evidence-based practice and to work with an interdisciplinary team for educational and research development in primary care.

  • Provide primary care as a part of a healthcare team in an ambulatory setting.

  • Provide patient education and counseling.

  • Conduct patient health and physical assessments.

  • May participate in teaching programs and serve as a preceptor for teaching programs for students as identified by the department and supervisor.

  • May require travel to provide health care to geriatric patients through home visits.

  • Required to participate in educational efforts and special programs that may occur outside a of normal working hours.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with a diverse patient population.

  • Required to complete all trainings required by the institution and department by deadlines identified.

  • Ability to communicate effectively and collaborate with healthcare team and other entities.

  • Required to complete patient charts and enter data into the Electronic Health Records (EHR) meeting deadlines identified by department.

  • Required to attend departmental meetings such as monthly provider meeting in addition to other meetings as assigned.
  • Vehicle required to conduct patient home visits.


Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
0

Pay Basis
Hourly

Schedule Details
On occassion may work evening & weekend hours

Work Location
Lubbock, Texas

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience as an GNP or FNP nurse practitioner. 

  • Experience in providing primary care in a medical setting, preferably in an ambulatory setting.

  • Candidates for the position should have an outstanding reputation in delivery of primary care services, with significant experience in primary care.

  • Experience using electronic health records (EHR) software \\systems with experience in documentation in medical records.

    Ability to communicate effective orally and written with patients, staff, and other entities.

    Ability to demonstrate working knowledge of current healthcare practices.

    Demonstrate good time management skills to meet EHR charting to ensure the continuity of patient care.

    Demonstrate critical thinking skills.

    Ability to make patient home visits in personal transportation with current TX DL and auto insurance.


Campus
HSC - Lubbock

Department
SON Combest Center Lbk

Required Attachments
Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV, Transcript

Job Type
Part 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
Other Administrative

Occasional Duties
  • Conduct presentations as assigned by supervisor.

  • Attend conferences to complete CEUs as needed.

  • Travel to meetings in different locations.

  • Attend required meetings.

  • Serve as a preceptor to students.


Shift
Other

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
Degree:
- Master's of Science in Nursing degree (MSN).

Licenses/Certifications:
- RN License in the state of Texas or ability to transfer license to Texas.
- Advanced NP certification in GNP, FNP or other NP certifications (such as ACNP).
- BLS Certification.

Submit (upload) the following to your application:

- Resume\\CV
- Professional references and letters of recommendation dated within the last 12 months.
- Advanced Nurse Practitioner certification in GNP, FNP or other. 
- BLS certification
- Texas RN License
- Degree/Transcript


 

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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