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Halifax County Government

26 N KING ST
Raleigh , NC

Physician Extender II

Halifax County Government
Raleigh, NC Full-time
Posted on November 8, 2018

Physician Extender II

Description: This position will provide comprehensive healthcare within the Halifax County Health Department. The Physician Extender will perform physical assessments, diagnosis, treatment and counseling in the clinical areas. Serves as the primary provider in the priority clinics including programmatic standards of Family Planning, Child Health, Adult Health, Communicable disease, STD, Primary Care, and Behavioral Health. The Physician Extender is an intermediate level professional position working under the guidance of a primary or supervising physician to provide medical diagnoses and disperse medical treatment to the community we serve; supervision from the physician includes a set mutually agreed to patient care protocols and medical guidelines with the physician immediately by phone or physically, if needed for consultation.

Requirements: Licensed as a Physician Assistant by the North Carolina Medical Board or approved to practice as a Nurse Practitioner by the North Carolina Board of Nursing and the North Carolina Medical Board and one year of experience as a Physician Extender; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. All health department employees (with the exception of individuals with an accommodation or medical exemption) are required to get an annual flu shot vaccine as part of condition of employment.

Compensation: The hiring range for this position is $65,914 - $107,001. Halifax County provides a comprehensive employee benefits package, including membership in the N.C. Local Government Employees’ Retirement System. An official completed Halifax County Application for Employment (HR1107) and college transcripts are required to fully evaluate your qualifications for this position.

This closing date for this position is Monday December 3, 2018 please visit halifaxnc.com to retrieve an application. Apply to Halifax County Human Resources Management 26 North King Street Halifax, North Carolina 27839-0646. EOE/M/F/V/D