Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant – Family Medicine Practice
Why This Role Is Important
As a key member of the clinical team, the Advanced Practitioner will provide the full scope of primary care services which fall under his/her field of training, including but not limited to diagnosis, treatment, coordination of care, preventive care and health maintenance to patients. Patient care will be provided on-site as well as virtually.
Leveraging virtual care solutions, the Advanced Practitioner will collaborate with internal teams to communicate with and treat patients in a telehealth setting. This individual should be comfortable with computers and interested in working in an evolving environment where tools to provide care are frequently updated and improved.
The Advanced Practitioner will be primarily accountable for:
Diagnosing and treating patients in-person or via telemedicine, including recommending suitable treatment plans and considering cost-effective treatment modalities.
Collaborating with physicians in managing acute and long-term medical needs of patients. Maintaining continuity of care between physician visits.
Maintaining and reviewing patient records, charts and other pertinent information. Posting tests and examination results.
Counseling for each patient on a wellness plan; providing medical and wellness education.
Prescribing medication in accordance with Massachusetts statute and professional practice guidelines.
Collaborating with specialty care as appropriate.
Reviewing incoming reports (e.g. lab, x-ray , EKG) sign, date and follow up in a timely manner.
Participating in peer review, quality assurance, provider meetings, and other clinical meetings.
Assisting in updating/implementing protocols and principles of practice as requested.
1+ years of direct experience in a clinical setting
BSN, MSN Required
APRN Licensure in Massachusetts
Successful completion of an approved nurse practitioner program
Nurse Practitioners with telemedicine experience
Graduate of an accredited American Medical Association-approved Physician Assistant training program
Massachusetts Physician’s Assistant Licensure
Physician Assistants with telemedicine experience
2 years of direct experience in a clinical setting
Able to speak Spanish
Flexibility and interest in working in a telemedicine environment
Comfort using new technology and software such as eClinicalworks EMR
A kind and compassionate individual who has experience helping others using technology
How We Will Support You:
Productive and positive team-based environment
Collaborative approach to delivering high-quality relationship-centered care
Opportunities for ongoing professional development and growth
Opportunities to provide feedback and contribute to growth and innovation
Primary Location: Lowell, MA. 40 minutes from Boston and has direct access to the commuter rail
Monday to Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm, occasional extended hours and visits in our partner nursing homes
Job Type: Full-time or Part-time
Salary: $100,000 – $125,000 + Discretionary Bonus
Perks: Garage Parking. Delicious catered lunch on an almost daily basis.
Lowell Family Office is a well-established primary care practice. We have been serving families and patients in Lowell, MA for over 10 years. In addition to the main clinic, we partner with multiple nursing homes to offer best in class healthcare.
Send resume and optional cover letter to: [email protected]