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Unit Description


Care Site Description

St. Mary's Medical Center in Grand Junction, Colorado is part of SCL Health System, a faith-based, nonprofit health care organization.

Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our rich heritage and mission, and our focus on health care delivery that values person-centered care, excellence and accountability are a winning combination as we bring health — and hope — to our patients.

Fast Facts about St. Mary's and Grand Junction

  • Grand Junction , Colo. (estab. 1896) Population: 146,000
  • Awe-inspring natural beauty and the dramatic red rock landscape of the Colorado National Monument
  • 300+ days of sunshine
  • Exhilarating outdoor adventures including hiking, camping, biking or skiing on the Grand Mesa
  • Incredible whitewater rafting on the Colorado River
  • Hundreds of miles of world-class mountain biking trails
  • A charming downtown full of great shops, restaurants, art galleries, and more
  • The heart of Colorado's wine country
  • Close to world-famous destinations such as Moab, Utah, Telluride, Aspen, and Glenwood Springs
  • Regional Medical Center serving western Colo. & eastern Utah
  • 2,020 associates, 434 physicians
  • 346 beds (310 are staffed)

Services & Expertise

  • Cardiac & Vascular Services
  • CareFlight
  • Center for Brain & Spine Surgery
  • Emergency Services
  • Family Medicine Residency
  • Level II Trauma Center with Pediatric Commitment
  • Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Orthopedics & Spine Center
  • Primary Stroke Center
  • Regional Blood Center
  • Regional Cancer Center
  • Surgical Specialties incl. minimally invasive & robotics
  • Women's Health & Childbirth Services

For hospital information, Visit: www.stmarygj.org

For information on our community, Visit: www.visitgrandjunction.com


Description

Provides primary outpatient health care following the established protocols including but not limited to: conducting daily outpatient clinic; establishing patient history through interview; establishes diagnostic impression; manages chronic health problems; initiates arrangements for treatment. Makes decisions concerning medical care and the needs of the patient, as well as decisions regarding special needs following established protocols.

 

  • Provides diagnostic and therapeutic services to patients, including performing

history and physical exams and prescribing therapy; managing acute, chronic, and

preventive care; and referring for hospital and specialty services. These services

are provided under a supervising physician.

 

  • Attends clinical and organizational meetings including clinic staff meetings, site

team meetings, provider meetings, and All-Staff meetings. Attends additional

meetings as assigned by the Medical Director, including but not limited to: P&T,

Quality, Collaborative and JCAHO committees.

 

  • Provides triage services after hours as required by the site’s on-call schedule and

assists in provider coverage for unanticipated leave.

 

·         Adheres to the infection control policies and procedures.

 

·         Provides or supervises patient information and education.

 

·         Ensures appropriate documentation and maintenance of medical records.

 

·         Serves in a teaching capacity in the training and development of other health care personnel.

 

 

 


Qualifications

·         At least one (1) year experience as a Nurse practitioner in primary care setting.

·         Current Colorado license required.

·         ACLS certification preferred; BLS required

·         Bilingual preferred in Spanish and English.

 

Organization: St. Mary's Medical Center, Grand Junction, CO
Primary Location: CO-Grand Junction
Department: SMG-Mrlc GJ Medical
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Shift
Job Posting: 5/5/2017 10:59:28 PM
FTE: 1.0
Job Number: 17003221
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