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Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Department: Medical Staff
Location: North Richland Hills, TX

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R3 Wound Care and Hyperbarics is a Patient Centric, outpatient health network, with free standing clinics throughout the DFW Metroplex, Houston & San Antonio. We are known for treating patients like family, while delivering compassionate and professional wound care, in a comfortable and refreshing setting, featuring our spacious and relaxing state-of-the-art single-person hyperbaric chambers.  Unlike most healthcare opportunities, R3 Wound Care and Hyperbarics offers our team members the unique opportunity to really get to know our patients (most have weekly appointments) and most importantly, watch our patients heal! 

Our mission at R3 is to contribute to the healing and comfort of every patient by providing the best wound care treatments through unparalleled, compassionate, and expert clinical care with state-of-the-art technology.

R3 Wound Care and Hyperbarics is currently looking for a Float- Patient Care Provider. The Float – Patient Care Provider will be a full-time role responsible for filling in at R3 Clinics in the DFW area, Houston, and San Antonio. This role will report directly to the Director of Provider Services. Additional responsibilities will include training of new Providers.

Must be NP or PA……Travel is required and must have permanent residence in DFW.

Responsibilities

  • Examine, diagnose and treat patients requiring wound care
  • Examine, diagnose, treat and monitor patients who require Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
  • Maintain effective operation of the Hyperbaric Chamber and Facility through the oversight and leadership of all clinic employees
  • Guide, train and lead staff on day-to-day operations of the clinic
  • Manage patient compliance through education and communication with referring physicians

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Arrive to work on time
  • Ensure safety of all patients
  • Ensure safe and effective operation of hyperbaric chambers
  • Coordinate with counterpart to oversee clinic employees, identify excellence and shortcomings, and act accordingly to correct any ongoing issues
  • When applicable, work in conjunction with Territory Manager in monitoring patient load, identifying areas of weakness and formulating solutions
  • Evaluate and assess all patients, new and existing, prior to patient undergoing hyperbaric treatment
  • Provide wound care to patients
  • Effectively and accurately maintain all patient records and documentation; Assess and record patient’s progress
  • Effectively communicate with referring physicians on updates regarding their patients
  • Effectively communicate with patients regarding their treatment and provide education to further assist patient with their healing
  • Effectively conduct peer to peer reviews as needed
  • Ensure knowledge of proper billing codes
  • Maintain up to date education and CME courses as required by law
  • Responsible for maintaining clinic supplies for treatments
  • Understand and follow work rules and procedures
  • Always maintains a professional and tidy appearance
  • Maintain a professional and polite demeanor with all patients
  • Comply with all patient privacy and HIPAA rules
  • Comply with rules and regulations of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society
  • Work with the Medical Director to ensure all medical issues are attended to
  • Actively participate in developing and maintaining relationships with physicians who are able to refer patients for necessary HBOT

Qualifications

  • Must be able to travel, work flexible hours, multitask and be a team player
  • Must have a positive attitude
  • 2 years of experience or more as a Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner is preferred
  • Must have an excellent bedside manner
  • Must have strong leadership skills
  • Must have a valid Physician Assistant / NP license in the state
  • Must have up to date ACLS
  • Must have a valid drivers license

Job Type: Full-time

Our team members receive personal satisfaction knowing that they are helping people heal and enjoy a schedule with no nights or weekend shifts. Additionally, they also receive very competitive base compensations and attainable monthly incentive pay. Eligible team members also receive a comprehensive benefits package including PTO, Holiday, Bereavement, and Maternity Leaves; 401k; company sponsored health and dental insurances; a full array of voluntary benefits; continuous clinical training; and professional development.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
Please email your resume in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt, .rtf, .html, or .ascii format to the address below. If you wish to enclose a cover letter, please include it in the body of your email message.