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APP Urgent Care Full-Time - Battle Creek

Company: Bronson Battle Creek
Location: Battle Creek
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

A career with Bronson opens up new worlds. Cutting-edge technologies, clinical expertise and business innovations combined with individual human care and compassion are all a part of the experience.

Location

BBC Bronson Battle Creek

Title

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 email: wadeh@bronsonhg.org

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 prescribe medications

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.

Utilization Review:

  • 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 by:

o Applying knowledge of regulatory and third party payor criteria.

o Utilization Management

o Facilitating timely discharges/transfers to the appropriate level of care.

Clinical Management

  • Evaluate and appropriately manage patients.
  • Evaluate lab, EKG, imaging studies
  • Complete appropriate documentation necessary to support:
  • Billing
  • Medical care
  • Orders
  • Progress Notes
  • Be available for any nursing questions or to evaluated status changes for patients

Shift

Variable

Time Type

Full time

Scheduled Weekly Hours

40

Cost Center

8829 Urgent Care (BBC)

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