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Obesity Medicine Nurse Practitioner Near Salt Lake City UT

Salt Lake City, UT
10468-esa

Mountain Star Healthcare in Cottonwood Heights Utah has excellent opportunity for a Obesity Medicine Nurse Practitioner. Obesity Medicine Nurse Practitioner Job

The Obesity Medicine Nurse Practitioner will play a critical role in the educating and counseling both surgical and non-surgical patients in the Weight Treatment Center. He/she will need a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biological, environmental, social, and behavioral factors that contribute to obesity to employ interventions, including diet, supplement use, physical activity, behavioral change, pharmacotherapy, and surgery. This role will coordinate with the interdisciplinary team including dietitians, social worker, diabetes educator within the department to develop comprehensive treatment plans. He/she will also collaborate with the bariatric surgeons and the interdisciplinary team to evaluate patient readiness for bariatric surgery. This position maintains competency to provide pre- and post-surgical care of bariatric surgery patients, promote the prevention of obesity, provide comprehensive treatment options and be an advocate for those who suffer from obesity. In addition to providing clinical care, the obesity medicine physician will communicate and collaborate among St. Mark’s team to optimize the care of the patient in alignment with St. Mark’s mission, vision, and values.

ScheduleCandidates will be expected to work full time. Clinic will be open Monday – Friday

Compensation Competitive market base salary plus health and malpractice insurance. Full range of supplemental benefits available.

 

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Contact Information

Contact

Emily Carter

Phone: 801-568-5960

Email: emily.carter@hcahealthcare.com

 

 

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