Assist physician(s) in providing quality professional and knowledgeable medical care to patients. Triage patients and prepare them for physician exam. Call patients, pharmacies, lab, x-ray and other physicians to follow-up on behalf of physician. Assist physician with admission of and follow-up on hospitalized patients or patients that have undergone surgical procedures. Assist physician with follow-up appointments and medical care education. Assist surgeon with surgical procedures. Make rounds with patients in hospitals.
High school education and completion of an accredited nursing program. Finish and pass all required courses and the exam to obtain a nursing license from the State of Arkansas. Five to seven years of actual hands on experience either through medical care facility and/or with specialty care physicians’ practices.