Nurse Practitioner - Family Medicine

Provide comprehensive medical care to adults in our NYC-based community health center

Job #2020-1004 Location: New York City Salary: open & competitive

Provide comprehensive care to families as well as engage in health promotion activities. We have multiple opportunities for both full time and part-time NP's.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate and manage acute and chronic medical conditions
  • Provide initial assessment and management of mental health conditions e.g. depression and anxiety disorders
  • Order and analyze necessary diagnostic tests using high value care principles and EBM to inform clinical decision-making
  • Prescribe appropriate treatment and/or medication in an evidence-based manner and within the scope of licensure
  • Advise patients on treatment recommendations, lifestyle modifications, and age-appropriate preventive screenings
  • Refer patients for consultant services when necessary

Additional responsibilities will include:

  • Health promotion activities and recruitment efforts for the site
  • Maintaining accurate and detailed medical records about each patient, including observations during examinations
  • Completing EMR documentation, billing, and patient-related paperwork in a timely manner
  • Working with diverse populations including recent immigrants to the United States
  • Participating in night and weekend call shared among clinicians
  • Collaborating with multidisciplinary team
  • Attending and participating in clinic, provider, and all staff meetings
  • Participating in pre-visit planning activities with the other members of the care team Participating in center wide and clinic-specific quality improvement projects and peer review
  • Participating in appropriate certification/maintenance of certification and continuing education activities


  • Nurse Practitioner, Master’s degree required
  • Successful completion of an accredited nurse practitioner program
  • Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Current and valid NYS license
  • Current DEA certificate
  • Updated BLS and infection control certificate
  • Excellent bedside manner
  • Proficiency in Spanish or an Asian language is preferred
  • AAHIVM certification and/or LGBT health certification is a plus