Family Nurse Practitioner

Description: The Family Nurse Practitioner works as part of the clinic provider team performing a variety of direct patient services including assessment, diagnosis, implementation of treatment, evaluation, and monitoring the general patient management plan for clinic patients. The Family Nurse Practitioner performs these functions under the general supervision of a licensed physician in a primary health care setting.

Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing, a Nurse Practitioner program recognized by the Board of Nursing or from a program otherwise designated for Family Nurse Practitioners which has been approved by the State Board of Nursing. Must hold a current Florida ARNP license. Must hold current National Certification.

Skills Required: The ability to relate with effectiveness to patients and providers. Must be qualified in Basic Life Support techniques. Sufficient experience to carry out the duties of this position.