Nurse Practitioner

Medical · Mankato, Minnesota
Department Medical
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Job Summary

The Nurse Practitioner (NP) is responsible for providing comprehensive, professional, culturally, linguistically, and age appropriate care.  S/he educates patients to promote wellness, prevent illness, maintain current health and treat acute or chronic illness. He/she must demonstrate the ability to provide culturally appropriate care options and integrates the quality care standards of the industry into their daily practice. 


Job Responsibilities

·         Work as member of the medical team, assist the Physicians/Nurse Practitioners, Medical Services Manager, and ODHC Administration in ensuring an efficient and effective model of practice and a positive philosophy/work environment.

·         Conduct age appropriate and comprehensive or episodic health assessments of patients with real or potential, acute or chronic problems with emphasis on wellness and patient education.

·         Perform physical examinations and order required immunizations.

·        Establish diagnoses, order and interpret studies, perform and monitor therapeutic procedures, assess and/or manage follow up care.

·         Prescribe and regulate medications relative to the patient’s health care needs.

·         Record and document health appraisal data, in a timely and accurate manner, necessary to maintain and/or coordinate required services.

·         Communicate findings of healthcare assessments, diagnostic tests, etc. to patients, peers, and other health care providers in a timely manner and/or as determined by clinic policy/procedure.

·         Share in the rotation of clinical hours for late days and in the on-call provider duties.

·         Collaborate with staff, as appropriate, to ensure quality care for patients.

·         Maintain any other documentation required for insurance companies and MNDHS.

·         Keep the CMO updated with any changes, concerns or issues regarding patients, programs, daily operations, outreach events, equipment needs, etc.

·         If bilingual, accurately and professionally interpret conversations.

           o   If not bilingual, use appropriate and approved communication tool as needed.

·         Develop and maintain relationships with other ODHC staff to ensure efficient daily operations of all departments.

·         Be knowledgeable of ODHC services to provide integrated care to assist patients/families in accessing needed resources.

·         Know, understand, and ensure adherence to the organization’s policy related to the patients’ right for confidential care and HIPAA.

·         Keep updated on ODHC current events, changes in the workplace, policies and procedures.

·        Read email, Intranet, and other communication tools on a regular schedule and respond in a timely manner to requests, where applicable.

·         Perform other tasks as assigned.


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Qualifications:

·         Board certified, MN licensed Nurse Practitioner with current DEA license.

·         A minimum of 3 years related work experience.

·         Abide by ethical standards of licensing board.

·         Comply with credentialing requirements.

·         Strong interpersonal skills.

·         Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.

·         Excellent time management and organizational skills.

·         Strong interpersonal skills.


We encourage people of color to apply for our open positions.

Thank You

Your application was submitted successfully.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

  • Location
    Mankato, Minnesota
  • Department
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience