Advanced Practice Nurse

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/17/17
Springfield, IL
Less than 5 years experience
Patient Care
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/17/17

A list of just some of the benefits of being a Clinician at PPIL:
-Sign on bonus
-Great rates on health, dental, and vision insurance
-401k matching
-PPIL services
-Generious PTO
-Additional PTO for CME-related activities
-Annual CME fund
-No call
-Detailed precepting/training program for all new hires
-Opportunities to precept

Essential Functions:

1. Understand, commit to, and practice a market and customer oriented approach to health care delivery.

2. Provide well-person care to patients who present themselves with contraceptive needs, and assess physical and psychosocial status of the client.

3. If privileged to do so under the direction of the Medical Director, provide colposcopy/LEEP/med AB/expanded gynecological services; furthermore, take responsibility for the follow-up of any medical problems, abnormal lab tests, etc. consistent with PPIL protocol.

4. Conduct contraceptive education and medical interviews, such as medical history, and respond to client's queries for information of a medical nature, either in person or by telephone.

5. Following Medical Standards and Guidelines and protocol of Planned Parenthood of Illinois, the Clinician will be accountable for:
- performing laboratory screening and microscopic examinations
- conducting pelvic examinations and associated physical assessments
- making appropriate referrals
- providing contraceptive supplies and therapeutics and educating upon their use

6. Accept individual and joint responsibility for participation in health center efforts for achieving:
- 4 clinician visits per hour
- RVU of 8.5/clinician hour for each month
- annual health center fiscal goals in revenue, expenses, and contribution margin
- compliance with all organizational quality assurance guidelines and federal regulations including OSHA and CLIA

7. Take personal responsibility to remain informed, current, and willing to follow medical policies of the Board of Directors as stated in the PPIL Manual of Standards and Guidelines concerning family planning methods, services offered by PPIL, and PPIL protocols, policies and procedures.

8. To provide routine chart review as directed by the Health Center Manager.

9. To respond to needs of the clinic team as requested by the Health Center Manager including, but not limited to:
- creating appointments
- maintaining medical records
- maintaining an efficient and clean medical facility
- processing records

10. Participate in community education and staff training as needed, and provide regular feedback to the Health Center Manager.

11. Through these activities demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to PPIL core values of access, activism, care, confidentiality, diversity, excellence, integrity, respect, self-determination, and stewardship; practice these values in relations with internal and external customers.

12. Other duties as assigned.

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, talk, and hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands and fingers to handle, or feel and reach. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

Supervisor: Lead Clinician.

Status: Exempt from the overtime provisions of the wage and salary regulations if paid a salary. Non-exempt if paid hourly.

Grade: 6


A registered nurse holding current license in the State of Illinois, who has
successfully completed additional didactic training in order to qualify as a nurse
practitioner and holds current license in the State of Illinois as an advanced practice nurse.

Previous work experience in a family planning clinical setting preferred.

Job ID:  MP20173105-99222

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