Ahp- Np/Pa For Urgent Care Clinics, Per Diem

Memorialcare Health System Fountain Valley , CA 92708

Posted 3 months ago

Essential Functions and Responsibilities of the Job

  • Provide history and physical as appropriate for each patient

  • Effectively identify, evaluate, and address acute health conditions as well as disease prevention and health promotion issues.

  • Ability to perform many procedures, including wound closure, I&D, foreign body removal, slit lamp exam, etc.

  • Maintains legible, accurate and confidential medical records. Documents all medical evaluations, diagnoses, procedures, treatments, outcomes, education, referrals and consultation.

  • Refer, as necessary certain medically necessary non-emergent hospital and specialty services

  • Coordinate and direct appropriate care for member by means of an initial diagnosis and treatment, obtaining second opinions as necessary and consultation with contracted specialists

  • Follow-up on referrals made to specialists to assess the results of the care, medication regimen and special treatment and ensure continuous care

  • Establish procedures to contact members when they miss appointments, require re-scheduling for additional visits, or confirming referrals to a specialist for care

  • Coordinate member discharge planning and referrals for other service

  • Submit services with the usual and customary billed charges in a timely fashion.

  • Responsible for a mental health assessment, ruling out mental disorders due to a general medical condition, ruling out substance related disorders and identifying general medical conditions that cause or exacerbate psychological symptoms.

  • Document all mental health services provided to members in the medical chart, including referrals to out of plan mental health providers

Essential Job Outcomes

  • Provide high quality patient care that is guided by protocols and standardized procedures

  • Able to multi-task and remain professional in a high-stress environment

  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills

Experience

  • 3 years related experience as a Family Nurse Practitioner or PA in an Urgent Care or Emergency room setting


  • Education/Licensure/Certification

  • California RN-Nurse Practitioner Licensure or PA

  • Must possess current California RN, NP, NP Furnishing and DEA certifications

  • National Certification in related specialty (eg. Family Nurse Practitioner)

  • Current BLS

  • NPI and DEA

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