Physician Assistant- Full-Time- Cerritos (Physician Assistant #)
Posted on: March 18, 2020
Urgent Care opening in Cerritos, California. This position has
hours from 12p-8p Monday-Friday only-3 days a week. You would float
Position Summary: Works within the scope of the medical protocols
established by CareSpot and within the scope of their state's
license, to provide prompt, comprehensive and competent medical
care. Works collaboratively with a healthcare team to provide acute
health care to patients Essential Responsibilities 1. Provides
exemplary customer service to patients, visitors and coworkers;
Maintains customer loyalty score at or above company benchmark 2.
Provides leadership, direction, and assistance during emergencies
while maintaining a comforting and reassuring environment for
patients 3. Complies with necessary regulatory standards and
licensure requirements mandated by Federal and State Agencies (i.e.
HIPAA, OSHA, and CPR certification) 4. Performs medical assessment
of Center patients and appropriately documents all relevant
information on designated CareSpot form and/or Electronic Health
Records 5. Establishes and monitors a medically appropriate level
of care for center patients 6. Performs examinations for workers'
comp, occupational medicine, DOT, sports and other physicals,
wellness tests and pre-employment screenings 7. Oversees, directs
and supports on site laboratory, dispensing of on-site where
applicable, Rx, x-rays, injections, and collections for direct
access services 8. Performs daily Urgent Care Patient follow-up
callbacks to review treatment and check on progress 9. Works with
Center Manager and other staff to ensure operations are consistent
with medical policy and professional standards 10. Participates in
and assists with in-service and continuing education programs for
physicians, nurses and other personnel employed by or associated
with CareSpot 11. Assists in scheduling and providing medical
coverage for assigned Center and other Centers, if needed 12.
Promotes, supports, and engages in projects and activities which
will develop or improve services delivered at the Center 13.
Assures compliance with licensing, certification and accrediting
bodies 14. Place IV and initiate intravenous therapy when
appropriate 15. Performs medical assessment, procedures, and
determines treatment recommendations of center patients ages 6
months and older 16. Ability to utilize 3-4 exam rooms when working
in a single-provider center 17. Directs and reviews all laboratory
and radiology results and develops appropriate treatment plan 18.
Performs other duties as assigned 19. Acts with honesty and
integrity in all business transactions, including, but not limited
to, employment applications/resumes, patient records, time records,
and financial transactions Required Skills: Minimum Qualifications:
- Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with Advanced
Practice Nurse Master's Degree OR
- Graduated from an accredited Professional Physician Assistant
- Active Physician Assistant state license or Nurse
- Active DEA license from state of practice if applicable
- Board Certified
- BLS Certification
- Inclusion on (or within 30 days of hire) the National Registry
of Certified Medical Examiners Experience:
- Minimum 1 year applicable experience in acute/urgent care,
family practice or emergency department setting
- Experience in pediatrics (ages 6 months and up)
- 2 years of experience preferred
- Experience using an Electronic Health Record (HER)
- Minimum 1 year treating patients autonomously Additional
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Must be aware of hazardous situations and be able to provide a
leadership role in emergencies as needed.
- Ability to work weekends and holidays
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