We have an opening for a Full-Time Physician Assistant(PA) to work at our employer health center located in Elko, NV!
This position is ideal for a PA who has been looking for a chance to have a meaningful impact on the lives of people and shape the future of healthcare. This PA will have the tools and support to help patients get, stay and be well without a focus on production.
Premise Health is a leading worksite health and patient engagement company dedicated to improving the cost and quality of employee healthcare. We believe healthcare should be about helping people get, stay and be well. That's our mission and it's the foundation of everything we do.
Premise Health currently manages a worksite Patient Centered Medical Homes with two of the country's largest goldmines located in Elko, NV. This freestanding clinic is a state of the art facility which sets it apart from other clinics in the community. You will be able to collaborate with other licensed Internal Medicine and Pediatric Providers and RNs, Pharmacists, X-Ray Technologists, and our Health Risk Condition Management team and Wellness Coaches.
Summary: This is a great opportunity for a Physician Assistant that is interested in urgent care!
Performs physical examinations and preventive health measures within prescribed guidelines and instructions of Physician
Performs therapeutic procedures such as injections, immunizations, suturing and wound care, and managing infection
Develops and implements patient management plans, records progress notes, provides home-going instructions, and assists in provision of continuity of care
Instructs and counsels patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens, normal growth and development, and health maintenance
Orders, interprets, and evaluates diagnostic tests to identify and assess patients'clinical problems and health care needs
Records physical findings, and formulates plan and prognosis, based on patient's condition.
Provides written home-going instructions
Collaborates with Physician and other health professionals to prepare comprehensive patient care plan as necessary
Prescribes or recommends medications or other forms of treatment such as physical therapy, inhalation therapy, or related therapeutic procedures
Refers patients to Physician for consultation or to specialized health resources for treatment Maintains medical records (In some health centers it may be using Electronic Medical Record software)
Bachelor's degree (B.S.) from four-year college or university PA Program required
Urgent Care or Emergency Room experience is highly preferred.
Licensed as a Physician Assistant in the state or jurisdiction of practice
National Certification with NCCPA.
Knowledge of workplace health and safety concepts and OSHA regulations preferred
Current Certification in AHA or ARC Basic Life Support for medical provider is required
Appropriate certification to write prescriptions under the authority of the Medical Leader, if allowed within state of practice
Strong computer skills with knowledge of Internet software, Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software
Training skills a plus
Demonstrated problem-solving and work flow management skills
Knowledge and experience with Electronic Medical Records
If you want to join a team of knowledgeable, compassionate, like-minded healthcare professionals, join Premise Health for an unlimited opportunity with the company that is changing the face and the place of the healthcare industry as we know it.