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Nurse Practitioner - Florence

Nurse Practitioner - Florence

Duties and Responsibilities

The practitioner will serve as part of a collaborative team with the physician and ancillary staff to promote health and well-being to those living with HIV/AIDS.

  1. Provides HIV and primary care to patients at The Hames Clinic, including the development of comprehensive HIV and primary medicine plans of care, order laboratory, radiological and diagnostic studies appropriate for complaint, age, race, sex, and physical condition of patient.
  2. Document all findings and pertinent data in EMR.
  3. Conduct STI diagnosis/treatment by completing intake, sexual history, provide testing and offer appropriate treatment in alignment with nationally and locally recognized recommendations.
  4. Provide support to clinical staff in phlebotomy, specimen processing and CLIA waived testing.
  5. Adhere to 340B policy and procedure.
  6. Work collaboratively with ADPH Disease Intervention Specialist, Clinic Manager and Medical Director to ensure comprehensive testing, treatment and reporting.
  7. Develop appropriate, patient-specific interventions for risk reduction behaviors including providing PrEP services.
  8. Review lab results, ensure treatment completed, and ensure appropriate follow up is scheduled.
  9. Ensure that treatment orders carried out.
  10. Coordinates the use of telemedicine equipment for patient visits as needed.
  11. Screen and refer clients to other community service providers as appropriate.
  12. Lead patient-care team meetings.
  13. To work collaboratively with Medical Director to review and treat complex patients.
  14. Assists with HIV-related, PrEP and STI medical education to clients, staff, local physicians, and other healthcare providers as needed.
  15. Assists in precepting all medical, nursing, and dietetic students and residents as needed.
  16. Plans and initiates a therapeutic regimen for patients that include ordering legend drugs, medical devices, nutrition and supportive services.
  17. Assist in developing health care protocols, procedures and forms as appropriate in order to standardize and improve care.
  18. Adheres to all Thrive Alabama policies and procedures including grant and funding requirements.
  19. Maintain continuing education as required by the Alabama Board of Nursing to ensure continued licensure and employment.
  20. Participates in Quality Improvement Committee and QI projects as assigned.
  21. Assumes all other responsibilities that are assigned by Clinic Manager, Director of Clinical Services, Medical Director or Chief Operating Officer.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Knowledge of HIV transmission, treatment, prevention and disease process preferred.
  2. Knowledge of Ryan White or other clinic funding requirements preferred.
  3. Ability to effectively communicate with patients about their disease to establish patient understanding and commitment to care.
  4. Ability to develop therapeutic relationship with patients to encourage compliance during care.
  5. Ability to work with patients, significant others and staff from diverse populations.
  6. Ability to effectively communicate with staff.
  7. Knowledge of nursing principles, practices and techniques.
  8. Ability to organize, present, and offer education and training programs.
  9. Ability to establish and maintain effective team relationships with other healthcare personnel and the public.
  10. Ability to plan, organize and coordinate work assignments.

Training and Experience or Minimum Qualifications

  1. Certified or certification-eligible Family Nurse Practitioner in compliance with Alabama Board of Nursing
  2. Obtain and maintain Collaborative Practice Agreement
  3. CPR certified

Nurse Practitioner - Huntsville

Nurse Practitioner - Huntsville

Duties and Responsibilities

The Family Nurse Practitioner will be a part of the collaborative team with the physician and ancillary staff to provide primary healthcare services and comprehensive health and the coordination of all services necessary for health promotion, maintenance, rehabilitation and the prevention of disease and disability.

  1. Provides primary care to patients, including those living with HIV/AIDS to include the development of comprehensive medicine plans of care, order laboratory, radiological and diagnostic studies appropriate for complaint, age, race, sex, and physical condition of patient.
  2. Document all findings and pertinent data in EMR.
  3. On call rotation for afterhours answering service.
  4. Close out all charts in a time frame determined by the CFO.
  5. Review lab results, ensure treatment completed, and ensure appropriate follow up is scheduled.
  6. Ensure that treatment orders carried out.
  7. Screen and refer clients to other community service providers as appropriate.
  8. Lead patient-care team meetings.
  9. To work collaboratively with Medical Director to review and treat complex patients.
  10. Assists in precepting all medical, nursing, and dietetic students and residents as needed.
  11. Plans and initiates a therapeutic regimen for patients that include ordering legend drugs, medical devices, nutrition and supportive services.
  12. Ensure clinic’s objectives regarding financials, patient engagement, and healthcare quality are met.
  13. Promote company’s services to patients and to local community
  14. Assist in developing health care protocols, procedures and forms as appropriate in order to standardize and improve care.
  15. Adheres to all Thrive Alabama policies and procedures including grant and funding requirements.
  16. Maintain continuing education as required by the Alabama Board of Nursing to ensure continued licensure and employment.
  17. Participates in Quality Improvement Committee and QI projects as assigned.
  18. Assumes all other responsibilities that are assigned by Medical Director or Chief Operating Officer.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Knowledge base for the management of health issues generally considered part of primary care.
  2. Knowledge base for managing HIV and Hepatitis C or willingness to acquire this knowledge under direction of Medical Director.
  3. Ability to effectively communicate with patients about their disease to establish patient understanding and commitment to care.
  4. Ability to develop therapeutic relationship with patients to encourage compliance during care.
  5. Ability to work with patients, significant others and staff from diverse populations.
  6. Ability to effectively communicate with staff.
  7. Knowledge of nursing principles, practices and techniques.
  8. Ability to organize, present, and offer education and training programs.
  9. Ability to establish and maintain effective team relationships with other healthcare personnel and the public.
  10. Ability to plan, organize and coordinate work assignments.

Software Access

  1. Microsoft Office
  2. eClinical Works

Training and Experience or Minimum Qualifications

  1. Certified or certification-eligible Family Nurse Practitioner in compliance with Alabama Board of Nursing
  2. Obtain and maintain Collaborative Practice Agreement
  3. CPR certified


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  • Huntsville Clinic

    600 St. Clair Avenue | Building 3 | Huntsville, AL 35801
    Phone 256-536-4700 | Fax 256-536-4117

    Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Friday 8 a.m. - noon

    Medical Emergency

    If you have a medical emergency after clinic hours, call 911 immediately or go to nearest emergency room.
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  • Florence Clinic

    112 S. Pine Street | Suite 202 | Florence, AL 35630
    Phone 256-764-0492 | Fax 256-764-1670

    Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Friday 8 a.m. - noon

    Medical Emergency

    If you have a medical emergency after clinic hours, call 911 immediately or go to nearest emergency room.
    Si nuestra oficina está cerrada y tiene una emergencia llame al 911 o vaya a su sala de emergencias local.

  • Albertville Clinic

    201 E. McKinney Avenue | Suite A | Albertville, AL 35950
    Phone 256-660-5127 | Fax 256-660-5130

    Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Friday 8 a.m. - noon

    Medical Emergency

    If you have a medical emergency after clinic hours, call 911 immediately or go to nearest emergency room.
    Si nuestra oficina está cerrada y tiene una emergencia llame al 911 o vaya a su sala de emergencias local.

  • Thrive Wellness Clinic

    600 St. Clair Avenue | Building 7 Suite 18 | Huntsville, AL 35801
    Phone 256-382-5696 | Fax 256-382-6018

    Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Friday 8 a.m. - noon

    Medical Emergency

    If you have a medical emergency after clinic hours, call 911 immediately or go to nearest emergency room.
    Si nuestra oficina está cerrada y tiene una emergencia llame al 911 o vaya a su sala de emergencias local.