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29-1171.00 - Nurse Practitioners Bright Outlook

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Consult with or refer patients to appropriate specialists when conditions exceed the scope of practice or expertise.

29-1061.00 Anesthesiologists   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Coordinate administration of anesthetics with surgeons during operation.
  • Confer with other medical professionals to determine type and method of anesthetic or sedation to render patient insensible to pain.
  • Provide medical care and consultation in many settings, prescribing medication and treatment and referring patients for surgery.
  • Manage anesthesiological services, coordinating them with other medical activities and formulating plans and procedures.
29-1141.02 Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary team members, including psychiatrists, psychologists, or nursing staff, to develop, implement, or evaluate treatment plans.
  • Consult with psychiatrists or other professionals when unusual or complex cases are encountered.
  • Participate in treatment team conferences regarding diagnosis or treatment of difficult cases.
  • Refer patients requiring more specialized or complex treatment to psychiatrists, primary care physicians, or other medical specialists.
29-1123.00 Physical Therapists Bright Outlook
  • Discharge patient from physical therapy when goals or projected outcomes have been attained and provide for appropriate follow-up care or referrals.
  • Inform patients and refer to appropriate practitioners when diagnosis reveals findings outside physical therapy.
  • Confer with the patient, medical practitioners, or appropriate others to plan, implement, or assess the intervention program.
  • Refer clients to community resources or services.
29-9099.01 Midwives Bright Outlook
  • Identify tubal and ectopic pregnancies and refer patients for treatments.
  • Evaluate patients' laboratory and medical records, requesting assistance from other practitioners when necessary.
  • Refer patients to specialists for procedures such as ultrasounds or biophysical profiles.
  • Provide, or refer patients to other providers for, education or counseling on topics such as genetic testing, newborn care, contraception, or breastfeeding.
29-1127.00 Speech-Language Pathologists Bright Outlook
  • Participate in and write reports for meetings regarding patients' progress, such as individualized educational planning (IEP) meetings, in-service meetings, or intervention assistance team meetings.
  • Supervise or collaborate with therapy team.
  • Consult with and refer clients to additional medical or educational services.

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