Provider- NP/PA


Health Right 360

2018-08-01 08:01:40

Job location San Francisco, California, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Community & Sport

Job description

Job Description

Are you committed to providing quality, compassionate, innovative care? Our patients are women, lesbians, transgender and genderqueer people. Our patients are diverse in age, diverse in ethnicity and diverse in social circumstance. We advocate for the improved health and healthcare of all people, especially the populations we serve, including African American, Latinx, and Asian Pacific Islanders communities. We understand that we must both provide health care today and shape the healthcare of tomorrow. If you are a member of this community and want to provide care for patients like you, join our team!

Job Overview:

The position at Women's Community Clinic and Lyon Martin Health Services acts as a clinical leader by providing quality primary care services to our patients, helping to grow the overall practice, and promoting team functioning. They provide acute and preventive care with an emphasis on gynecologic care, transgender care, and LGBTQ care for a broad range of cisgender women and transgender people of different ages, races/ethnicities, and socio-economic backgrounds. The provider position provides team-based care in close collaboration with nursing staff, medical assistants, and volunteer health workers. They exemplify strong technical abilities and the ability to work with vulnerable populations in a trauma-informed manner.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide comprehensive care, within the scope of credentialed privileges and according to pre-arranged schedules
  • Document care promptly and accurately, and following charting protocols and applicable CA state licensing requirements. Locks clinic notes within 72 hours
  • Ensure appropriate follow-up for all aspects of ordered care (e.g., specialty referrals, laboratory results, radiology reports, etc.)
  • Develop a continuity panel of patients the size of which will be determined by supervisor using pre-determined criteria
  • Maintain productivity standards as assigned by supervisor through appropriate scheduling and monitoring of no-show rate. Complete patient sessions in a timely manner
  • Provide on-call after-hours availability on a rotating basis, as requested by supervisor
  • Provide unbiased patient education and counseling, including contraceptive education and counseling
  • Identify psychosocial factors affecting health decisions and practices, and counsel accordingly
  • Perform required procedures for the care of the population including but not limited to: intrauterine device insertion, incision and drainage of abscesses, cryotherapy, and long-acting hormonal device implantation
  • Work evening and weekends as required

Professional:

  • Meet benchmarks for applicable quality indicators as noted in the annual quality management plan. Along with colleagues, assist in continuous quality improvement through on-going problem/needs identification and problem solving
  • Attend continuing professional education programs, at the request or with the approval of supervisor, demonstrating completion of timely education to meet state licensure and other professional requirements
  • Obtain and maintain licensure, board certification, DEA registration, DEA X-waiver, and BCLS/CPR certification
  • Complete all mandatory trainings on an annual basis, including but not limited to Confidentiality, Fire Safety, Incident Reporting, Child Abuse and Maltreatment and Domestic Violence, and Infection Control
  • Perform reporting of mandated conditions as required by applicable local, state and federal laws

Leadership:

  • Provide clinical leadership to support staff, including nurses, medical assistants, patient care coordinators, front office staff and receptionists
  • Work collaboratively with mental health staff to facilitate integration between primary care and mental health in order to improve patient outcomes
  • Collaborate with client care coordinator, MAs and RNs to manage patient follow-up related to referrals, abnormal labs & findings and other clinically warranted follow-up
  • Collaborate with other staff members to return client calls, provide telephone advice & triage, and refill prescriptions
  • Mentor and evaluate students as needed
  • Maintain availability for various administrative/clinical duties as requested by supervisor. Such duties may include case presentations; in-service training to support staff; supervision of students, interns, residents, nurses, and medical assistants; leadership/consultation to committees; attendance/speaking at fundraising events, etc.

And other duties as assigned.

Education and Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Education and Experience

Required:

• Graduation from an accredited school of nursing with a master's degree, medical school, or physician assistant program

• Valid California professional license without any limitations to practice

• Board certification, as appropriate

• Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant certificate as appropriate

• BLS/CPR certification

• DEA Controlled Substances Registration Certificate

• Bi-lingual in Spanish

• Experience addressing health disparities and working with African American, Latino, and Asian Pacific Islander populations.

Preferred:

• Experience working in a federally qualified health center

• Experience working with populations with varying lifestyles, ages, sexual orientations, gender identities, ethnic and culture backgrounds and economic status

• Experience working successfully with issues of substance abuse, mental health, criminal background, and other potential barriers to economic self sufficiency

• Two years' experience in women's health and primary care experience, preferably in a community setting, including performing IUD insertions and long-acting hormonal device implantation

• Transgender cultural competency and ability to work with diverse populations

• Experience working with Transgender patients and starting/maintaining hormone therapy

Company Description
HealthRIGHT 360 gives hope, builds health, and changes lives for people in need. We do this by providing compassionate, integrated care that includes primary medical, mental health, substance use disorder treatment and re-entry services.

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