JOB TITLE: NURSE PRACTITIONER / PHYSICIAN
REPORTS TO: Associate Medical Director
Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant works under the supervision of the Medical
Director and Lead Physician to provide direct patient care. The Nurse
Practitioner / Physician Assistant works as part of a multidisciplinary team
composed of physicians, medical assistants, mid-level providers, a Clinic
Manager, community health workers, and administration to provide quality
comprehensive care to our patients. Our clinic is a Federally Qualified Health
Center providing comprehensive patient-centered primary care services including
medical, dental, substance abuse treatment, mental health, and outreach services
to low-income, multi-ethnic, uninsured, and underinsured populations.
Our clinic is a federally
qualified health center providing comprehensive patient-centered primary care
services including medical, dental, substance abuse treatment, mental health
and outreach services to individuals and families who are uninsured and
underinsured and from historically marginalized groups and populations.
time, 40 hours per week. Evening
hours may be required. The position is located in W. Sacramento.
Our organization provides an inclusive workplace that promotes and
values diversity and life experience.
Our organization encourages people of all backgrounds to apply
including, but not limited to those who identify as Black, indigenous, people
of color, immigrants, refugees, women, LGBTQIA+ persons, people with
disabilities, veterans, individuals of all ages and religions, as well as those
who have experienced the criminal justice system.
The following reflects management’s definition of
essential functions for this job, but does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned.
Management may assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at
any time due to business necessity, reasonable accommodation or some other
in outpatient family practice community health center with scope of services to
include primary care, reproductive health and pediatric care. Perform all aspects of health care as
directed by physician including health history, physical examination,
diagnosis, treatment, and health education for all age groups from newborns to
labs as needed and specified by physician.
Interpret lab findings for infants, teens and adults.
medications as directed by physician.
Current knowledge of pediatric dosages.
charting of all patient medical records in electronic medical records.
appropriate consultation with physician as needed.
patient case management (referrals and follow-up care) as needed. Communicate follow-up information and high
risk conditions to physician and coordinate care plans with staff.
in quality improvement activities as needed.
MINIMUM POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
Education: Completion of an accredited Nurse Practitioner.
Current California Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant license. Current First Aid/CPR required.
Experience: Experience providing primary outpatient care
including pediatrics, reproductive health and family medicine. Experience
working in a clinic setting and a demonstrated commitment to comprehensive care
for low income clients preferred.
Bilingual Spanish/English preferred.
Ability to operate all equipment used in the clinic sites. Demonstrate skills to provide age-appropriate
care to clinic patients including principles of growth and development over the
life span. Ability to assess data reflective of patients’ age-specific needs
required. Must be able to maintain
current credentialing and privileges for Our FQHC and contracted health plans.
Experience using electronic health records strongly preferred.
Proven ability to work independently. Must demonstrate commitment to
excellence and high standards, acute attention to detail. Excellent written and oral skills, strong
organizational, problem-solving and analytical skills required. Must have
ability to manage priorities and workflow.
Flexibility and willingness to work enthusiastically with changing
priorities. Strong interpersonal skills and ability to understand and follow
written/verbal instructions required. Ability
to deal effectively with a diversity of individuals, externally and internally at
all organizational levels. COMPLETE
COVID-19 VACCINATION REQUIRED
Kaiser, Sutter Health Plus, Wester Health Advantage
Plan (before-tax savings plans)
Robust PTO, Floating
Holiday, Emergency Sick Time, & Paid Holidays
Eligible for yearly 2% COLA and up to 2%
additional merit, annually
We are an eligible NHSC (National Health
Service Core) approved loan repayment site
$25,000 sign-on bonus (if applicable)
$5,000 moving allowance match (if applicable)
$5,000 family moving allowance (if applicable)