Physician Assistant/ Nurse Practitioner for Medi-Weightloss Clinics CT

Physician Assistant/ Nurse Practitioner for Medi-Weightloss Clinics, West Hartford, CT
The Physician Assistant/ Nurse Practitioner works under the supervision of the clinic physician according to the medical protocol set forth by Medi-Weightloss Clinics . Under general direction, provides patient care; conducts physical exams; completes health history summary; documents patients' progress; assists with patient care management.
The environment is fast-paced and the position is multifaceted.
Essential Job Functions
o Obtains and reviews patient's medical and psychosocial history information relevant to patient care
o Conducts physical examinations
o Orders and reviews laboratory studies as well as diagnostic procedures; including ECGs
o Assumes responsibility for prescribing and dispensing FDA approved appetite suppressants according to state and federal guidelines
o Reviews patient's progress and manages patient care accordingly
o Maintains all required documentation for patient care and medication management
o Facilitates referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities as necessary and will communicate with collaborating physician and/ or specialist regarding patient's care
Non-essential Job Functions
o Provides training to clinical and non-clinical staff as needed
o Documents patient progress notes in the patient chart and/or EMR.
o Conducts consultations with patients regarding the Medi-Weightloss Clinics program
o Performs other clinical duties as required
o Conducts follow up calls to patients to discuss the patient's progress and address any concerns
o Provides ongoing support to promote clinic profitability and success
Degree and license requirements specific to NY state
Specific experience desired
Other Skills/Abilities
o Motivational counseling/advising skills
o Must be able to multi-task, apply critical thinking skills, and provide highest level of customer service at all levels of the operation
o Interpersonal / human relations skills
o Must demonstrate excellent communication skills both oral and written
o Ability to maintain confidentiality
o Ability to work with as part of the clinic team and corporate structure
o Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and Outlook.

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