Under the direction and supervision of a license physician, provides health care to patients including diagnosis and treatment.
Obtains medical histories, performs physical examinations, makes diagnosis and orders appropriate laboratory and diagnostic tests.
Review test results.
Develops patient’s plan of care.
Provides patient education about underlying medical condition.
Instructs and counsels patients regarding therapeutic regimens, promoting wellness and health maintenance.
Documents exam and progress notes. Provides referral letters as needed.
In addition to office visits, the Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner will perform other duties as assigned by supervising physicians.
The Physician Assistant or Nurse Practicitioner will perform cardiac stress tests to prepare patients for Cardiac Imaging (Nuclear or Ultrasound), EKGs, Holter Monitors and Pacemaker checks.
Ensure HIPPA guidelines are followed at all times.