Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP)

Location: Mount Pleasant, IA, United States
Date Posted: 04-10-2018
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide. 
Available Position: Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP)

Place of Performance: the Mt. Pleasant Correctional Facility Medical Clinic, 1200 E Washington St, Mt Pleasant, IA 52641. The Mt. Pleasant Correctional Facility is a minimum security facility that houses approximately 1000 male offenders.  The facility is located in Henry County, Iowa, approximately forty five (45) miles south of Iowa City. 
The medical clinic is located inside the prison and contains a general medical clinic, dental clinic and optometry services.  Treatment programs are geared toward substance abuse and domestic abuse.

Period of Performance: date of hire through 03/31/2022
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, 40 hours per week.  This position does not require weekend, holiday, overtime or on call status. 

Basic Scope of Work (includes but it is not limited to): 
  1. Examines/evaluates persons to diagnose medical or psychiatric condition and determine status for admission or discharge
  2. Develops medical or psychiatric treatment plans for institutional patients and assumes responsibility for plan execution. 
  3. Participates in a team approach to medical or psychiatric treatment and provides leadership to team members.
  4. Conducts individual medical or psychiatric examinations/evaluations, directs group therapy sessions, prescribes medications and determines when patient referral is necessary.
  5. Consults with other physicians and gives advice on medical or psychiatric treatment.
  6. Teaches and provides direction to medical school graduates in a medical or psychiatric internship program.
  7. Provides instruction to staff on a variety of medical or psychiatric issues and concerns.
  8. Completes necessary medical records/reports to document treatment provided to patients.
Education, Experience and Special Requirements
Graduation from an accredited school of medicine, completion of an internship program and licensure as a physician by the State of Iowa.
Competencies Required
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of medicine or psychiatry.
  • Knowledge of medical or psychiatric conditions and disorders.
  • Knowledge of medical or psychiatric treatment methods, techniques, theories, applications and procedures.
  • Ability to diagnose medical or psychiatric conditions and disorders and develop treatment plans.
  • Ability to execute treatment plans through other professionals and adjust plans when necessary.
  • Ability to lead and train physicians and other professionals in the areas of diagnosis, treatment and evaluations.
  • Ability to relate to patients in a manner conducive to bringing about improved physical or mental health.
  • Displays high standards of ethical conduct.
  • Exhibits honesty and integrity.
  • Refrains from theft-related, dishonest or unethical behavior.
  • Works and communicates with internal and external clients and customers to meet their needs in a polite, courteous, and cooperative manner.
  •  Committed to quality service.
  • Displays a high level of initiative, effort and commitment towards completing assignments efficiently.
  • Works with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrates responsible behavior and attention to detail.

Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 Harrisburg, PA 17110
Email: Tel. 717-364-6181  Fax: 717-412-2100 
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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