Urgent Care opening in Los Angeles, California. This and other physician assistant jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Optum is looking for a per diem Urgent Care Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant to join our team in Downtown Los Angeles, CA. The clinicians we seek are those who practice medicine with a focus on patient care, not volume. We want our clinicians to take the time needed to truly address the patient's needs.If you're looking to join a physician-led community that is making a difference in healthcare, Optumis the place for you. Our initial on-line application process will take you less than two minutes to complete!Position Details
Provide and manage direct patient care, including physical examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses, and treatment
Average census 2-3 patients per hour
12-hour shifts only
See patients of all ages, newborns to geriatric age
Urgent care hours - 24 hours a day, 365 days a year---Requirements
Master's degree from a four-year college and/or a professional certification beyond a four-year college.
Certificate of completion from an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program
Unrestricted CA PA/NP license
Current CA DEA certificate required prior to start date
1+ years of Urgent Care/Emergency Room experience required
Comfortable seeing patients of all ages
Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance.Preferences
2+ years of Urgent Care/Emergency Room experience
Dedicated support staff such as nurses and medical assistants
Advanced EMR system in place------UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Here you'll find incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(SM)Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Optum and its affiliated medical practices are Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Optum and its affiliated medical practices is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.