Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant-Cerritos-Full-Time

CareSpot

Full Time
CA, Cerritos
Posted 1 month ago

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:

Education:

* Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with Advanced Practice Nurse Master’s Degree OR
* Graduated from an accredited Professional Physician Assistant Program
* Active Physician Assistant state license or Nurse Practitioner
* Active DEA license from state of practice if applicable
* Board Certified
* BLS Certification
* Medical Examiners Certification for DOT physicals (ME certification may be acquired within the first 30 days of employment)

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) preferred
* 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

Required Experience

Job Features

Job CategoryAdvanced Practice