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Nurse Practitioner - Urgent Care PBL - 68338

Location: Galveston, TX
Post Date: 11/8/2019
Min Qualifications
Master's degree with NP certification. Current license or valid permit to practice professional nursing in Texas. No experience required. JOB DESCRIPTION: The nurse practitioner functions as an advanced practitioner providing primary health care for a caseload of patients in the area of clinical specialization.
Salary Range


Specific Job Related Duties
  • To provide patient care assistance for Trauma Surgery patients in the inpatient and clinic settings under the supervision of the surgical faculty.
  • Provide patient services under direct supervision and responsibility of a physician.
  • Elicits detailed patient histories and does complete physical examinations.
  • Determine tentative diagnosis and order appropriate laboratory tests.
  • Counsel patients and family on health and disease. 
  • Attend and participate in all Clinics to include Victory Lakes, TDCJ and UTMB Galveston.
  • Disposition of clinic patients, coordination of their care, provide smooth flow of patients in the clinic, field clinical phone calls and serve as contact to patients and referring physicians.

Specific Job Related Duties

PBL APP to treat patients in the CBC Urgent Care Clinics during nights and weekends on an as-needed-basis.

Work Schedule

19 hrs non benefit eligible position

Equal Employment Opportunity
UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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