Nurse Practitioner

Sterling Medical Alameda , CA 94501

Posted 2 weeks ago

We are actively recruiting Nurse Practitioners or Physician Assistants for our clinic in Alameda CA at the Coast Guard medical clinic, who will provide first-class care for our patients while ensuring an exceptional experience. You will be able to use your problem-solving skills to overcome challenges in a fast-paced environment where you’ll never have the same day twice!

About Sterling Medical:Sterling Medical Corporation is a leader in health care professional staffing. For over 30 years, Sterling Medical has matched qualified health care providers with federal facilities throughout the nation as well as overseas.

The ideal candidate will

  • be licensed as an NP or PA-C in the one of the 50 states (New Jersey preferred);
  • be able to work independently (under indirect supervision);
  • have at least one year of experience (2+ preferred) as a provider in an urgent, immediate, or emergency care setting;
  • value working in a team-oriented, patient-centric culture;
  • promote teamwork between clinical and administrative staff;
  • have the ability to use judgment to determine when a supervising physician should be consulted;
  • be flexible and adaptable with a focus on not turning any patient away before exhausting all reasonable options; and
  • perform other duties as assigned.

Compensation is competitive with comprehensive benefits package is provided including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k), and PTO.

OTHER DUTIES:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Urgent Care or Emergency Room: 2 years (Preferred)

License:

  • Physician Assistant (Required) and/or
  • Certified Nurse Practitioner (Required)
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