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Physician Assistant - Prompt Care

Company: Family HealthCare Network
Location: Fresno
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Are you in search of a challenging yet rewarding practice opportunity? Family HealthCare Network, an FQHC in Central California is seeking to hire exceptional Physician Assistants to join our growing provider team! Our positions offer an opportunity for qualified candidates to serve a diverse patient population.
Our clinicians are devoted to providing exceptional primary care services, office based procedures, and community involvement.
Description of Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the direct provision of primary care medical services meeting all established productivity expectations.
  • Will provide examination and will review appropriate laboratory, referral and imaging results to determine a diagnosis.
  • Expected to document visits accurately utilizing appropriate templates, and record relevant data to attain a diagnosis.
  • Accountable for attaining budgeted visits.
  • Accountable for meeting clinical care measures.
  • Accountable for locking records in the 72 hour window.
  • -Responsible for meeting Midlevel professional focus and goals.
  • Provide comprehensive, continuous and coordinated medical care for acute and chronic illness at all ages within the context of family unit in a community setting.
  • Comprehensive health care including health promotion and maintenance, prevention of illness and disability and application of holistic healthcare model with focus on addressing both protective factors and risk factors affecting the health and wellbeing of patient.
  • Management of chronic diseases and acute illness with broad range knowledge in procedural skills, coordination of care with specialists, and utilization of community resources when appropriate.
  • Advocate access to health care with focus of structured evaluation, early intervention and health promotion.
  • Consults with supervising physician or other team members on cases that need further input.
  • Works within and helps to promote the Patient Centered Health Home model of care.
  • Accountable for providing excellent customer service and care.
  • Consistently behaves with courtesy when interacting with patients/ family members, support staff and Network staff.
  • Provider remains aware of wait time during the daily workflow.
  • Responsible for providing the patient with educational materials and resources appropriate to the patient's health literacy needs.
  • Accountable for patient status as measured by relevant clinical quality measures.
  • Promotes and participates in daily huddles.
  • Incorporates the participation of ancillary health team members in managing the care of patients / families.
  • Responsible for setting and monitoring self- management plans.
  • Responsible for assisting in the assurance of clinical procedures and the maintenance of up-to-date clinical protocols.
  • Completes chart and peer review responsibility in a timely manner.
  • Assists the patient care team with performance improvement efforts, staff education and FHCN promotion.
  • Responsible for assisting the patient care team with performance evaluations and quality improvement.
  • Where relevant participate in rotation of medical, physician assistant students and dental residents.
  • Participates in Network Health Fairs & other community events.
  • Participates in site & provider meetings in a meaningful way.
  • Meets Network and credentialing expectations for licensure, and employment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

    Description of Primary Attributes
    Professional & Technical Knowledge:

    • Performance of the duties and responsibilities of the job requires the equivalent of extensive formal training as a Physician Assistant, including an understanding of the application of the theory and practices of the profession to the operation of the organization, as part of a Master's Degree (or other applicable extended training program).

      Licenses & Certifications: Licensed in the state of California as a Physician Assistant.
      *Please be aware the Family HealthCare Network requires all employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19. This position will require the successful candidate to show proof of a vaccination. Family HealthCare Network is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law.

Keywords: Family HealthCare Network, Fresno , Physician Assistant - Prompt Care, Other , Fresno, California

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