Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in San Diego, CA at Scripps Clinic - Carmel Valley

Date Posted: 7/26/2019

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Job Description

If you have an interest in this position, please send your CV to: SCMGRecruitment@scrippshealth.org with "PIMC NP Position" in the subject line

JOB DESCRIPTION

Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
Private Internal Medicine Center (“PIMC”)


General Description

The PIMC Nurse Practitioner (“NP”) or Physician Assistant (“PA”) works closely with and is supervised by the physicians in the PIMC. These NPs or PAs are expected to have the highest standards for clinical capability, professional education, quality improvement and overall patient care. The position requires a current California medical license and DEA furnishing certificate.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assesses patients with numerous complaints independently and in collaboration with the supervising physicians
  • Assists in acute and chronic care management of patients
  • Performs history and physical assessments
  • Performs minor procedures
  • Orders and manages laboratory and radiographic findings
  • Writes medication orders on patients and prescribes medications
  • Provides education to all patients
  • Participants in conference and related continuing education
  • Assists in the establishment and accomplishment of the department goals and objectives

Attributes

  • Objective judgment
  • Committed to highest clinical standards
  • Respected by colleagues and ancillary staff
  • Supportive of the institution’s mission and goals