Advanced Provider I
Fort Myers, FL
Department: Palliative Care
Categories: Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant
Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Are you a caring, compassionate/proficient/experienced professional who loves/enjoys making people happy/helping customers/patients in a team-oriented setting? If so, read on!
When you join Lee Health as an Advanced Provider, you’ll enjoy getting involved to continuously improve your skills. Here, you'll feel welcomed, valued and respected, so it’s no wonder we are in the 98th percentile for employee engagement when ranked against the national health care database. Having a career with Lee Health offers valuable growth opportunities, market competitive compensation, and exceptional benefits that address your holistic health. We even offer Tuition Reimbursement and / or Grants to grow your career with Lee Health.
Responsible for the delivery of patient care in their area of specialty through the process of assessment; evaluation; diagnosing; recognition and prevention of adverse event; planning; and implementation. Performs responsibilities in four areas of practice: clinician, teacher, leadership and professional development. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe; effective and efficient patient care delivery; and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Continuously monitors quality patient care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care. Provides leadership in the practice location. Nurse Practitioners (NP) and Physician Assistants (PA) are required to function consistent with Florida Law. The Advanced Provider I practices in ONE place of service, usually outpatient but could be inpatient. Provides treatment for less urgent acute conditions as well as manages chronic conditions and provides care coordination. Patients are usually seen by appointment. May work evenings & weekends and provide practice call coverage. Usually works with a physician readily available.
|Degree/Diploma Obtained||Program of Study||Required/|
Additional RequirementsGraduate from a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant program required.
|Minimum Years Required||Area of Experience||Required/|
|No Experience Required|
Additional RequirementsExperience in area of specialty preferred
State of Florida Licensure Requirements
|Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant License||Required|
|BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)||Required|