OPPORTUNITY

PsyPhyCare, a division of Business Staffing of America, Inc., is seeking to fill a position and contract part-time with a Nurse Practitioner for a Federally supported client in San Marcos, TX. Zip Code 78667.

Medical Services are required on a weekly basis to assist students (populations range from 100 to over 300) in attaining and maintaining optimal health with the services being provided at the Center. These services will involve the monitoring of the Health and Wellness program to ensure that students acquire the health-related skills, knowledge, and attitudes that help make them employable.

LOCATION:

Our client provides care at a Wellness Center servicing at risk youth on a residential campus to prepare them for meaningful employment. Students ages range from 16 thru 24 years at our location in San Marcos, TX. 78667.

PERIOD OF PERFORMANCE:

30 hours per week or 4 days out of the normal work week.

Facility Normal Times of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8am – 5pm with the weekends off.

ROLES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Cursory medical evaluation by a qualified health professional (usually within 48 hours of the student’s entry)

· Entrance physical examination by a qualified health professional (usually within 14 days after entry)

· Required entry laboratory studies

· Hemoglobin or hematocrit

· Pregnancy test (all females), Pap smear (all females > 21 year of age)

· Chlamydia and gonorrhea testing

· HIV testing

· Urine drug screen

· Immunizations, to include boosters for incomplete immunization series, and hepatitis B vaccine for health occupations training students, Tuberculin skin test (Mantoux)

· Vision and hearing screening

· Referral to off-center physician services for detailed specialized assessment as needed

· Prescription services in coordination with the Center Mental Health Consultant

QUALIFICATIONS OF CONTRACTOR PERSONNEL:

· Licensed with the state of Texas

· Able to practice independently, or provide the contact information for a supervising physician

· Malpractice/professional liability insurance and general liability insurance

· Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) registration number

· License

· DEA

· BLS

· Desired hourly rate