SCL Health RN Nurse Practitioner Clinic in Denver, Colorado

ABOUT THORNTON MEDICAL CENTER Were happy to tell you about us: our compassionate caregivers, ourclinical excellence, our award-winning care and even our beautifulfacilities and campuses. But when you trust us with your health, its reallyall about you. Our patients and families are the center of our thoughts,communications and actions. Your healthcare doesnt need to be complex. Our clinic is the one locationyou need to keep your whole family healthy. We give you the advice that servesyou best and help explain anything you dont understand.FAMILY MEDICINE Family medicine is just thatcare for your whole family. From the routineto the unexpected, we are specially-trained to treat whatever your familybrings to us. Our goal is to grow with you so we care for your infants untilthey are teenagers and care for you from now through retirement. Thatlong-lasting, trusting relationship allows us to better know your historyand find the right solution for you. And it allows you to feel comfortableasking any questions and trust that our answer is in your best interest.CARE WHEN YOU NEED IT Because your familys health and life are rarely predictable, we offer awalk-in clinic seven days a week, including evenings. When somethingunexpected or urgent comes up, were here for you.PHILOSOPHY OF CARE We have been serving this community for more than 30 years and the onething that has served us best is listening. We hear your questions andconcerns, offer options and come to a decision with you, instead of foryou. SCL Physicians is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofithealth care organization. Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our richheritage and mission, and our focus on health care delivery that valuesperson-centered care excellence and accountability are a winning combinationas we bring health and hope to our patients. Our physicians and medical staff provide medical expertise andperson-centered care at 40 locations. Fast Facts * Denver (estab. 1998) * SCL Physicans is a network of clinics and physician offices throughoutthe Denver metro area Services & Expertise * Primary & Acute Care * Occupational Medicine & Physical Therapy * Walk-in Care * After-hours Urgent Care * Specialty Care: Cardiac & Thoracic Surgery, Cardiology,Diabetes & Endocrine, Hematology & Oncology, Neurology,Neurosurgery, OB-GYN & Women's Care, Orthopedic Surgery, Plastic,Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Surgery, Urogynecology Visit:website Ability to work alongside 6 other APC's and 4 physicians withinan established practice. The site offers both primary care and walk in care.Work 4 days/week with alternating weekend shifts. Phone call of 1:12,as well. The Nurse Practitioner works in collaboration with physicians toprovide examinations, diagnosis, and treatment of both chronic andepisodic disorders. The Nurse Practitioner provides the care and treatment of patientswithin the scope of practice defined and agreed to by medicine, nursing,and administration. An incumbent seeks the expert opinion or advice of aphysician whenever the incumbent decides a case falls outside the scopeauthorized by policies and protocol. The Nurse Practitioner plans andimplements and a physician reviews and confirms health care goals forpatients. The Nurse Practitioner remains responsible for the patientthroughout the course of the treatment, provides the physical examination,the diagnosis, and the health care plan, determines when the patient hasrecovered, and releases the patient. The Nurse Practitioner may refer thepatient to physicians for consultation or to specialized health resources fortreatment but retains responsibility for clinical management as well as anysubsequent modification. * Assumes ongoing responsibility for each patient fromdiscovery of the disorder to recovery. * P