Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant, Family Medicine - Rural Health, Taft CA (Central Valley California)
Location: Taft, California
Internal Number: 31026397
Adventist Health is more than a healthcare system. We provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the greater good???from the operating room to the boardroom, we are driven by our unique passion to live God???s love through health, wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to always do more. Now is your chance to apply your passion to our mission.
Adventist Health has one of the largest networks of rural health clinics in California, representing 20 percent of the rural health clinics in the state. We are also one of the largest in the nation, providing care to more than 530,000 individuals in underserved rural communities. In a region dubbed ???the world???s fruit basket???, the Central Valley is located roughly 30 miles south of Fresno and offers a convenient 90-minute drive to either California???s central coast or the Sierra Nevada Mountains, providing access to year-round adventure.
Family Medicine (NP/PA)
If you are looking to truly make an impact in an under-served area, this would be a great opportunity. Spanish bilingual candidates are preferred but not required.
Practitioner will interview patients and construct comprehensive medical histories. Provides appropriate patient education by explaining the diagnosis and treatment plan. Instructs patients about health maintenance and preventive care. Provides continuity of care. Directly performs or orders appropriate diagnostic studies and interprets finished results.
Oversees the maintenance of adequate, concise, legible and up-to-date documentation of patient care. Makes note of problem medical, medication and discharge records, drug allergies, lab orders, subjective and objective data, diagnostic procedures, patient education and treatment.
Candidate must be BC/BE, be California licensed or eligible and meet the hospital???s medical staff credentialing standards.
You'll be successful with the following qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree: Preferred
Two years relevant Family Practice, clinic experience: Preferred
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) or Basic Life Support (BLS) certification: Required
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification: Required
Nurse Practitioner (NP) licensure in state of practice: Required
Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in state of practice: Required
OR Physician Assistant (PA) licensure in state of practice: Required
We are proud to offer you a competitive benefits package that includes:
$30,000 via Adventist Health???s Student Loan Assistance Program (paid over 5 years)
$5,000 Welcome to the Family Bonus (1st month after hire date)
$15,000 Appreciation Bonus (Paid over three years)
$1,500/year CEU allowance plus 5 paid days for Full Time Employment
$1,500/year for License, DEA, Board Certifications, Associations Fees for Full Time Employment
Patient Visit Bonus of $5/per patient 301-500 and $10/per patient 501+ in a given month
Malpractice coverage through Adventist Health
Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage through Adventist Health