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Intermountain Healthcare Part Time Advanced Practice Provider - Hurricane InstaCare in St. George, Utah

Job Description:

This Advanced Practice Provider will join the urgent care team at Hurricane Valley Clinic. Part time, it's anticipated the APP will work 20 hours per week in Hurricane, with potential opportunities to pick up shifts at Sunset and River Road clinics on an as-needed/as-desired basis.

Shifts will fall during regular clinic hours (Monday - Saturday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM) and may vary week to week. At 20 hours per week, this position is benefits-eligible.

As this is a very busy urgent care practice, often seeing high acuity patients, We highly prefer a candidate with two or more years PA or NP experience in an urgent care or emergency medicine setting.

Hurricane, Utah is located 17 miles northeast of the St George metropolitan area. Within sculpted red rock desert valleys that are nestled below pine covered mountain peaks, the area is surrounded by multiple national parks and is well known for its year-round warm weather and favorable climate, golf courses, and outdoor recreation opportunities.

Job Essentials

Position Specific Duties:

This position is accountable for the provision of patient care and other duties as permitted by licensure and defined within Credentialing and Privileging documentation (hospital), Credentialing and Scope of Practice (Medical Group), Consultation and Referral Plan (NP), Delegation of Services Agreement (PA) (DOPL) or other similar documentation as appropriate.

Clinical Practice:

Perform patient assessment to obtain a complete and accurate record of the patient's clinical information and medical symptoms. Order tests and exams to obtain additional information needed to ensure proper and complete care of patient.

Based on assessment, diagnose patient needs and determine a plan of care. Interpret patient care tests and exams to obtain needed information to guide care.

Provide for the treatment of the patient (and oversee the treatment provided by others) including appropriate prescriptive practice to achieve optimal clinical outcomes for the patient. Utilize advanced specialty knowledge to ensure that the care provided is appropriate, effective, timely, and cost efficient.

Perform diagnostic and/or therapeutic procedures as defined by Scope of Practice.

Appropriate and timely documentation of clinical care. Code and bill accurately per established protocol and procedure. Ensure that records are detailed and complete, and comply with related standards and regulations.

Education:

Conduct and/or coordinate education to increase the knowledge of patient, patient family, and others. Providing appropriate instruction based on patient needs to support the continuum of care.

Train other staff in areas of clinical expertise. Provides teaching of students as appropriate to increase their clinical knowledge and ensure safe patient care.

Stay abreast of current trends in healthcare practice and participate in continuing medical education to ensure optimal clinical knowledge and effective patient care skill.

Consultation/Collaboration:

Coordinates and collaborates patient care efforts with other care providers.

Communicates clinical information timely, accurately, thoroughly, and appropriately to other providers of patient care.

May collaborate with other care providers in the effective sharing of practice expertise.

Research:

May participate in research and utilizes evidence-based practice to promote quality patient care, protocol development, care process model development, and best practice standards for assigned patient population.

Supports professional development through research processes.

Minimum Qualifications

Current state license as an Advance Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) or Physician Assistant (PA).

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Certification as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant.

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Eligible for State Controlled Substance License II through V.

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Eligible for Federal DEA Certificate II through V.

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BLS Certification for Healthcare Providers.

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Other certification as required (e.g. ACLS, PALS, TNCC, NRP).

Physical Requirements:

Ongoing need for employee to see and read information, labels, assess patient needs, operate monitors, identify equipment and supplies.

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Frequent interactions with patient care providers, patients, and visitors that require employee to verbally communicate as well as hear and understand spoken information, alarms, needs, and issues quickly and accurately, particularly during emergency situations.

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Manual dexterity of hands and fingers to manipulate complex and delicate equipment with precision and accuracy. This includes frequent computer use and typing for documenting patient care, accessing needed information, medication preparation, etc.

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Expected to lift and utilize full range of movement to transfer patients. Will also bend to retrieve, lift, and carry supplies and equipment. Typically includes items of varying weights, up to and including heavy items.

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Need to walk and assist with transporting/ambulating patients and obtaining and distributing supplies and equipment. This includes pushing/pulling gurneys and portable equipment, including heavy items. Often required to navigate crowded and busy rooms (full of equipment, power cords on the floor, etc).

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May be expected to stand in a stationary position for an extended period of time.

Location:

Hurricane Valley Clinic, Sunset Clinic

Work City:

Hurricane

Work State:

Utah

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

20

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