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Job Category:

Healthcare

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Per Diem Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner, Cassidy Medical - Vista, CA

UHG - VISTA, California

Posted: 12/7/2018

OptumCare Medical Group (OCMG) is medical group serving the communities within Orange and southern Los Angeles counties of beautiful Southern California. We are comprised of 15 practices with more than 90 physicians and mid-level providers. From pediatric and adolescent medicine, to adult and senior care, we strive to provide a higher level of service through our unique, patient-driven model.

                                            
At OCMG, we share what might be seen as a surprisingly simple goal: making the health system work better for everyone. We look for people who relentlessly push themselves to go farther. For these high performers, a position on a team at Optum is a natural fit. We offer more than the talent, resources and can-do culture—we offer a place to improve the lives of others while doing your life’s best work.(sm)
 
Join us in creating a better future and you’ll soon find you’re doing your life’s best work
 
As a part of our continued growth, we are searching for a new Per Diem Urgent Care Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join our team in Vista, CA.
 
In this position you will examine, diagnose,  and treat patients of all ages for acute injuries, infections, and illnesses.  You will counsel and educate patients and families about acute and chronic conditions, medical concerns, or health wellness.
 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Examines, diagnoses and treats patients of all ages for acute injuries, infections, and illnesses.
  • Prescribes and administers medications, therapies, and perform outpatient procedures
  • Documents items such as: appropriate chief complaint, past medical, family, and social history, review of systems, examinations, medications, allergies, assessment and plan.  
  • Orders lab and imaging tests to determine and manage an immediate treatment plan and provides advice on follow up.
  • Responsible for the coordination of care with specialists and appropriate ancillary services.
  • Completes all documentation and paperwork in a timely manner.
  • Maintains quality of care standards as defined by the practice.

 


Required Qualifications:
  • Active and unrestricted PA or NP license in California
  • Board certification
  • Current DEA certificate required
  • 1 or more years of clinical experience
  • Proficiency in a variety of outpatient procedures
  • Ability to work weekends and some weeknight shifts

Preferred qualifications:

  • Fluency in Spanish or another language
 
 
At Optum, we share what might be seen as a surprisingly simple goal: making the health system work better for everyone. We look for people who relentlessly push themselves to go farther. For these high performers, a position on a team at Optum is a natural fit. We offer more than the talent, resources and can-do culture—we offer a place to improve the lives of others while doing your life’s best work.(sm)
 
 
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
 
OCMG is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. In addition, employees in certain positions are subject to random drug testing.

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