The Division of Hospital Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Florida specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of multiple conditions including but not limited to hypertension, diabetes, heart failure, COPD, sepsis, and bowel obstructions in complex medical patients. Experience with the medical management of organ transplant and advanced cancer patients are encouraged. The team provides innovative, comprehensive care for both routine diagnosis as well as critically ill patients. We are an intricate part in the co-management with other specialties to ensure positive patient outcomes. In addition, we are involved with evidence based research and publishing for the advancement scientific medicine.
Position Description: The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant works cooperatively with MD's, other APP’s, RN's and other allied health personnel performing the following tasks in any authorized setting:
-Obtaining patient history
-Performing physical examinations
-Ordering and performing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
-Formulating a diagnostic impression
-Developing and implementing a treatment plan
-Monitoring effectiveness of therapeutic interventions
-Offering counseling and education to meet patient needs
-Making appropriate referrals
-Maintains prescribing and dispensing privileges in Florida.
-Demonstrates ability to assess data reflective of patient's status and appropriately interprets information relative to patient's age-specific needs.
In addition to the above requirements, 100% of days worked are based at the hospital (rounds, service, and shift work), and provides approximately 50% of Night, Weekend, and Holiday service.