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Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner in San Diego, CA at Scripps Clinic - Torrey Pines

Date Posted: 5/8/2019

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Job Description

PLEASE DO NOT COMPLETE THE ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS PLEASE FORWARD YOUR RESUME TO: SCMGRecruitment@scrippshealth.org with 'Orthopedic Surgery APC' in the subject line.
 
Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
 
General Description 
 
The NP/PA works closely with and provides assistance to the Attending Orthopedic physicians of Scripps Clinic Medical Group. The position requires a current California NP/PA medical license with a minimum of two or more years of Orthopedic experience preferred. 
 
Outpatient Duties
  • The NP/PA will participate in the evaluation and care of outpatients (e.g. pre-op history and physicals, injections, postop visits, and new/established patient visits).
  • Responsible for returning patient phone calls, review test results with patient by phone, call in prescription refills etc. Responsible for going through patient messages, completing paperwork (e.g. PT orders, ordering of various test, etc) in order to minimize lag time in responding to patient’s request for review of tests, renewing prescriptions, dealing with disability or other paperwork,  answering of questions etc.
  • Coding and billing of operative and non-operative cases. 
  • Tracking of patient care to ensure quality and patient satisfaction
PLEASE DO NOT COMPLETE THE ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS PLEASE FORWARD YOUR RESUME TO: SCMGRecruitment@scrippshealth.org with 'Orthopedic Surgery APC' in the subject line