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BBC Bronson Battle Creek
APP Urgent Care Full-Time - Battle Creek
Bronson - Battle Creek, MI
A family friendly walk-in Urgent Care Center seeks an
Experienced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant with at least
1 year of ambulatory outpatient, ED, or Urgent Care experience to
join Full-Time with this busy hospital based center staffed with
board certified physicians and APP providers. Candidate will
provide a large variety of health care services, open 7 days a week
and located in Battle Creek, Michigan. Variable hours including
nights, weekends and Holidays.
The area, midway between Chicago and Detroit, is family friendly
with excellent public and private schools, colleges, medical school
and residency training. There is an abundance of activities that
include, festivals, fine arts, and sporting opportunities, along
with a vibrant downtown. A variety of theatre venues, symphony
orchestra, institute of arts and a zoo enhance quality of life.
Access to outdoor activities abound, including many public and
private golf courses, numerous inland lakes, trails for biking,
running and cross-country skiing, with beautiful Lake Michigan only
a short drive away.
Interested candidates contact: Hilary Wade (269) 341-7596 or
Performs comprehensive and problem focused histories and
physical examinations, interprets laboratory and radiologic tests.
Interprets and correlates subjective and objective patient data,
formulating a diagnosis. Under the direction of the physician,
reviews patient findings and develops a treatment plan within the
scope of practice. Performs above activities in the outpatient and
inpatient settings. Employees providing direct patient care must
demonstrate competencies specific to the population served.
Successful completion of a Physician Assistant program
Licensure as Physician Assistant and state DEA license to
Current prescriptive authority and collaborative agreement with
oversight physician(s) should also be in place
Must maintain all requirements for medical staff privileges
- Ability to utilize word processing, spreadsheet, presentation
programs, and other software relevant to the job
- Regularly communicates clearly and effectively both verbally
and in writing (Utilizing SBAR technique)
- Communicates with internal customers such as, physicians,
multi-disciplinary team, finance, management and external customers
such as, patients, third party payers, community agencies on a
daily basis and often simultaneously
Work which produces high levels of mental/visual fatigue, e.g.,
interactive and repetitive or small detailed work requiring
alertness and concentration for sustained periods of time, the
operation of and full attention to a personal computer or CRT
between 40 and 70 percent of the time.
The job produces some physical demands. Typical of jobs that
include regular walking, standing, stooping, bending, sitting, and
some lifting of light weight objects.
- Concurrent Clinical Management
- Coordinates care with the multi-disciplinary team to facilitate
implementation of patients' progress towards outcomes, which
includes discharge or transfer of care. Acts as a clinical resource
for the multi-disciplinary team. This is accomplished by:
o Assertive coordination among the multi-disciplinary team
o Identifying common patient complications and utilizes
appropriate preventative measures.
o Assisting in the development and integration of quality
measures/evidence into clinical practice.
- Performs an initial comprehensive assessment of the patient to
determine if the patient requires a higher intensity of service and
requires transfer to a hospital setting. This is accomplished
o Applying knowledge of regulatory and third party payor
o Utilization Management
o Facilitating timely discharges/transfers to the appropriate
level of care.
- Evaluate and appropriately manage patients.
- Evaluate lab, EKG, imaging studies
- Complete appropriate documentation necessary to support:
- Medical care
- Progress Notes
- Be available for any nursing questions or to evaluated status
changes for patients
Scheduled Weekly Hours
8829 Urgent Care (BBC)
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