Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
We are looking for a Internal Medicine / Primary Care Physician with a valid Illinois license to join our team. The PA/NP will work as per Physician's general direction, the PA/NP provides patient care; conducts physical exams; completes health history summary; documents patient's progress and assists with patient care management.
Responsibilities and Duties
Attend patients for preventive medicine, chronic conditions and more.
Prepares and reviews medical histories and obtains data through interviews.
Examines patients, formulates diagnostic plans, defines and orders required diagnostic testing. Interprets examination findings and test results, and implements treatment plans.
Prescribes and assesses effectiveness of pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate for patient medical conditions.
Determines need for consultation and assists in medical care and treatment provided at the direction of other specialists.
Provide supportive and definitive care to patients with primary care appropriate medical conditions, based on documented and demonstrated proficiency.
Manages primary care services and formulates plans.
Actively participates in the group by supervising assigned medical staff, nurses, and other medical technicians as assigned.
Determines needs for, and advises on kind and quality of, medical supplies and equipment if applicable.
Care management of highest risk patients to reduce risk, decrease hospital and ER utilization, and improve outcomes.
Maintenance of a care management registry for documentation of highest risk patients, care management interventions, and care plans.
Observes that communications with patients are culturally and linguistically appropriate.
Interviews patients, obtains patient history, updates all information in EHR according to standards.
Provides patient medication information for all new prescriptions according to standards.
Internal Number: 001
About Care Plus at Alenta Health
Alenta Health is Internal Medicine Practice in Logan Square, Chicago, IL that serves many local patients for more than 3 years. We are looking for a Primary Care Physician and Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant to treat and manage acute and chronic conditions for our patients. The Primary Care Physician's time should be focused on direct patient care, our team helps facilitate an efficient model. We look forward to your application.