NP/PA URGENT CARE CHIMNEY HILL

Location
Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Feb 22, 2017
Closes
Mar 31, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Seeking an experienced NP/PA for a fast paced Urgent Care. APC will evaluate, treat or refer anyone who walks in the door. Must have 1+ years experience in Urgent Care or Emergency Department. This position is full time rotating, 12-hour shifts, including weekends and holidays.

The Urgent Care Physician Assistant (PA) is responsible for the provision of health care services to individuals, families, and/or groups who receive their care under the auspices of Sentara Medical Group (SMG). Health care services include conducting health assessments, prescribing/providing treatments/interventions, performing occupational medicine regulatory exams, and performing procedures.in a walk-in Urgent Care center. Health care services are provided under the direction and supervision of the assigned physician(s) (collaborative agreement). The PA is expected to participate in quality assurance and improvement activities, engage in member of the team activities, and use resources (human and material) appropriately.

Education Level
Master's Level Degree - PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Authorization to Prescribe, Basic Life Support, Controlled Substance Cert, Physician Assistant

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required:

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Physician's Assistant experience preferred. Requires flexibility in schedule to include weekends, evenings, holidays and 12 hour shifts. Requires flexibility to move between regional Urgent Care locations at the direction of administration. Must be able to work independently, under direct or indirect supervision. Must have astute situational awareness and the ability to move quickly without compromising quality or customer service. The PA maintains continuing education credits as prescribed by licensing body and SMG and maintains prescriptive authority; acquires special clinical competencies as required by the group; participates in quality assurance and utilization management activities; and assists with risk management functions. National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME) — not required at time of offer, but expectation to complete within 30 days of employment. Prescription Authority-VA staff only