1+ months
2018-05-032018-08-15

Nurse Practitioner - Urgent Care

Cedars-Sinai
Culver City, CA 90231
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Cedars-Sinai Medical Group is a premier multi-specialty medical group located in Beverly Hills, CA. We are committed to providing personalized, comprehensive healthcare with an emphasis on quality. We are seeking a Nurse Practitioner to work in our Urgent Care Center. Urgent Care and pediatric experience preferred. Excellent interpersonal skills are essential and must be available to work evening and weekend shifts. Allied Health Professionals perform a vital role in Cedars-Sinai Medical Groups commitment to deliver effective and efficient quality health care services to its enrollees. Together, the collaborative physician and Nurse Practitioner will share responsibility for the health and welfare of our members. Essential Job Duties: A. ASSESSMENT OF HEALTH STATUS 1. Obtains a relevant health and medical history. 2. Performs a physical examination based on age and history. 3. Performs and/or orders preventive and diagnostic procedures based on the patients age and history. 4. Identifies health and medical risk factors. B. DIAGNOSIS The NP makes a diagnosis by: Utilizing critical thinking in the diagnostic process Synthesizing and analyzing the collected data Formulating a differential diagnosis based on the history, physical examination, and diagnostic test results The NP participates as a team member in the provision of health and medical care, interacting with professional colleagues to provide comprehensive care. Maintains accurate, legible and confidential records, participates in continuous quality review, including systematic review of medical and other records and treatment plans on a periodic basis, maintains current knowledge by attending continuing education programs. COLLABORATING PHYSICIAN(S) It is the responsibility of the NP to keep the collaborating physician(s) informed of his/her practice and to seek assistance, refer the patient to the physician or obtain further instructions from the physician whenever doubt exists or prudent medical practice dictates (See Collaborating Physician(s) Policy and Procedure). STANDARDIZED PROCEDURE PROTOCOLS The NP and the collaborating physician(s) will utilize The Standardized Procedure Protocols developed and designed to describe the steps of medical care for given patient situations/diagnosis/treatment: they are to be followed in the care and treatment of patients (See Standardized Procedure Protocols Policy and Procedure). The NP is responsible for participating in the establishment/review/revision of the Standardized Procedure Protocols. The Standardized Procedure Protocols will be utilized in the evaluation of the care and services provided by the NP. PRESCRIBING MEDICATIONS The NP must maintain a current Furnishing Number and a DEA. All prescriptions not included in the NP Furnishing Formulary shall be authorized by the collaborative physician. Education: Graduation from a Nurse Practitioner Program approved by the Board of Registered Nursing. Current unrestricted Nurse Practitioner license issued by the State of California. Experience: Clinical nursing experience in urgent care or ER preferred. License: Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Certificate. Furnishing number issued by the Board of Registered Nursing (BRN).

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Nurse Practitioner
74th2018 - Nurse Practitioner
Overall Rating: 74/220
Median Salary: $110,930

Work Environment
Very Poor
180/220
Stress
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149/220
Growth
Very Good
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