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Physician Assistant Occupational Health - Employee Health

Sacramento, CA 95834

Job Type: Advanced Practice Practitioners (Physician Assistant) Job Number: EE2150301

EE215031

 

Title Physician: Physician Assistant 
Department Advanced Practice Primary Care
Reports to Clinic Manager


Are you seeking a challenging position with a strong, growing company? You have come to the right place! Come join a vibrant team of professionals who practice medicine by spending quality time with patients, understanding their needs and determining the best treatment options available. The Physician Assistant will provide clinical services in the client’s workplace clinic practicing primary care. The practitioner is expected to deliver excellent clinical care in accordance with current, nationally recognized standards and guidelines to patients with diverse illnesses and injuries.

The work week is Monday through Friday with some possible Saturday hours (no call). The position requires a good working relationship with the employer, the supervising /collaborating physician and the medical leadership. The practitioner will work in close cooperation with the lead RN, medical assistant and the operations leader to ensure optimal clinic operation.

 


Benefits:
We offer a great benefit package for full-time associates including: paid time off, immediate health and dental coverage,
life and accident insurance, short and long term disability, 401k with company match and CME/professional expense.
Malpractice coverage is provided at no cost to you. Bonus opportunities and relocation assistance are available.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

o Evaluation and treatment of illnesses and injuries while functioning as an advocate for both the
patient/employee and the employer
o Provide the following services to employees, their spouses and dependents age two years and older.
Urgent care for minor, non-work related illnesses and injuries
Limited primary care for chronic stable medical conditions
Preventive care programs (i.e. screening for hypertension, diabetes and high cholesterol)
Adult immunizations and influenza immunizations for children
Occupational health injury evaluation and treatment
o Exceptional customer service skills
o Participate in, support, develop and help motivate others to participate in wellness programs
o Ability to conduct physical exams and interpret exam results required for regulatory and policy compliance, e.g., physical abilities testing
o Assist with pre-employment and employee drug screens.
o Discuss patient care with the supervising/collaborative physician, the patient’s primary care physician (where applicable) and other care-givers as appropriate.
o Compliance with CDC guidelines for vaccine storage, handling, and administration.
o Initial evaluation and stabilization of patients who present with illnesses or injuries that require a higher level of care or EMS transport.
o Complete and timely documentation of clinical care in the electronic medical record in compliance with our documentation standards.
o Prompt, predictable attendance
o Provide basic CPR training and refresher training (does not need to certify individuals)

o Strict adherence to HIPAA regulations, ability to appropriately handle sensitive/personal medical
information
o Able to respond to emergency/crisis situations in a calm and thoughtful manner
o Participates in fire drills/exercises, and assist in disaster evacuation planning as needed
o Meets routinely with client Human Resources and/or Environmental Safety and Health teams to inform them of the needs or concerns of various work units

Minimum Education and Certification requirements:
Three years of relevant clinical experience preferred but not required. Primary care, urgent care or emergency department experience desired.
Ability to be flexible with schedule during the week and work some Saturday hours.
Licensure in the State California
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) certification or American Academy of
Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Certification
DEA certification
Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS)

 

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Emily Robinson
Healthcare Recruiter

Emily works for K.A. Recruiting which is an industry leading healthcare recruiting company. She is based out of Boston, but works nationwide to find her candidates the best possible opportunities in healthcare. Emily grew up in a large family full of healthcare professionals. After completing a degree in Communication it was only natural that she combined her two sets of knowledge into healthcare recruiting.

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