Joslin Clinic is currently adding to its Nurse Practitioner staff and seeking a talented and dedicated Nurse Practitioner.
The Nurse Practitioner (Adult Diabetes) will serve as an integral member of the multidisciplinary healthcare team to provide quality, evidence based diabetes care, to an inpatient and outpatient adult population.
Using the nursing process and employing advanced skills and theory in health assessment, physical examination, interpretation of laboratory and other diagnostic tools, the Nurse Practitioner develops and implements a plan of care for patients with episodic and chronic healthcare needs. The Nurse Practitioner makes judgments relative to diagnosis and management independently, utilizing physician and other team member consultation where appropriate. Professional growth and diversity are encouraged including participation in clinic initiatives and specialty clinics.
Patient Care Management:
As a member of the medical team, will share the responsibilities on a proportionate basis with back-up physician support as needed.