Do you have a heart to minister to those who have devoted years helping to give people God’s Word in their heart language? Are you tired of the pressures of a busy practice or want to devote some of your time to support Bible translation?
The JAARS Health Clinic could use you! We serve those who serve on the JAARS campus, as well as providing medical support to those overseas. As a community service we also offer immunizations for church teams going overseas.
JAARS makes Bible translation and language development possible especially in the most remote and difficult places on earth. We would love to have you join our team!
Serve as a nurse practitioner licensed in North Carolina who can provide health care services to patients under the oversight of our clinic physician.
This position will be filled by a volunteer or missionary who raises their own support.
Perform patient medical exams
Gather the patient’s health history and report on results of physical exam
Order or perform various tests, analyses, and X-rays
Perform therapeutic procedures such as injections, immunizations, suturing, wound care, and manage infections
Develop and implement patient management plans, record progress notes, and assist in provision of continuity of care
Instruct and counsel patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens, normal growth and development, family planning, emotional problems of daily living, and health maintenance
This is a .5 to 1.0 FTE position
Requirements and Experience Desired
Must have current LNP medical license in good standing with state of North Carolina
Two or more years of experience
Diagnosis and treatment of tropical diseases is helpful but not required