Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Mesa, AZ

Description

Bilingual Advanced Practice Provider - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Glendale, AZ (Clinic opening/Fall 2021)

Summary:

The Advanced Practice Provider is responsible for meeting, assessing, and diagnosing patients in a clinic setting and providing them with exceptional healthcare services that meet state and national standards for caregiving.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Perform physical examinations and preventive health measures within prescribed guidelines of Arizona State Board of Nursing or the Arizona Regulatory Board of Physician Assistants
  • Functions independently to perform age-appropriate history and physical for complex acute, critical, and chronically ill perioperative patients.
  • Orders and interprets diagnostic and therapeutic tests relative to patient's age-specific needs.
  • Prescribes appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment modalities other forms of treatment such as physical therapy, inhalation therapy or related therapeutic procedures.
  • Implements interventions to support the patient to regain or maintain physiologic stability, including but not limited to serving in the first assisting role.
  • Educates patients and/or families about preventive care, medical issues, and use of prescribed medical treatments and/or medications.
  • Monitors the effectiveness of interventions.
  • Facilitates the patient's transition within and between health care settings, e.g. Admitting, transferring, and discharging patients. Transitional Care Management.
  • Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members by making appropriate referrals.
  • Facilitates staff, patient and family decision making by providing educational tools.
  • Able to practice independently and excellent written and verbal communication skills

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bilingual in Spanish required.
  • Required National Certification from accredited United States medical school.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a Primary Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant role.
  • Experience providing primary care and diagnostic services in a clinical setting.
  • Current National Certification and Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Certification required.
  • Ability to practice independently.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Bilingual is desired.
  • HCC or RAF knowledge is desired.

ADA Requirements:


All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.

  • Ability to lift up to 20 pounds
  • Frequently required to sit or stand for periods of time or bend, stretch or stoop
  • Frequently able to use all types of vision, such as close vision or computer vision

Work Conditions:

  • Generally in an indoor setting
  • Frequent use of a computer
  • Varying schedule to include evenings, holidays, and extended hours as business dictates
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to heat or cold temperatures.