|Date Posted||January 27, 2021|
St Francis Hospital
Provides medical care to patients under the direction of a supervising physician. Examines, evaluates, and treats patients with medical conditions, illness or injuries. Responsibilities include: assessing diagnosis, plus evaluating and treating patients with optimal patient care. Advises patients on the maintenance of good health. Provides nursing and medical services to individuals, families and/or groups. Emphasizes health promotion as well as acute and chronic disease management. Augments a physician's ability to provide medical services to patients; collects and documents data, conducts diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to assist physician in diagnosing medical and surgical problems and prescribing necessary treatment and services for quality patient care; records the normal and abnormal data for review by the physician. Orders and schedules laboratory studies and professional consultations and provides direct patient care services.