|Salary||13.50 USD - Hourly - 200.00 USD - Hourly|
Physician Assistant-Primary Care /Urgent Care
Job ID: 20-14555
Type: Regular Full-Time
Gresham Go Health UC
We have a very clear mission at Legacy: to make life better for our patients, our community and each other. We show it every day, in everything we do. If your skill and compassion as a physician reflect that mission, you belong at Legacy, making a difference through patient care in our urgent care clinics.
At Legacy-GoHealth Urgent Care, we GO above and beyond for our patients, communities and team members to ensure effortless, personal and connected experiences. That's why we partner with the most innovative and integrated health systems and staff our centers with the most knowledgeable providers.
In the Pacific Northwest, we’ve partnered with locally-owned Legacy Health, one of the most respected healthcare networks in the region, creating a substantial network of urgent care centers across Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA. The partnership provides patients with greater access to innovative urgent care through state-of-the-art technology and unique patient access tools, such as online registration and appointment scheduling.
We are seeking an experienced progressive and entrepreneurial Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to provide Primary Care services within our Gresham location, along with Urgent Care over flow.
The Physician Assistant INC is responsible for patient care and administrative duties in the Urgent Care Clinic setting. Under the direction of the Physician Assistant’s Supervising Physician or Designated Agent, provides medical and surgical services to patients of the Urgent Care Clinic(s). Ability to make responsible decisions within the scope of practice as a dependent medical practitioner.
Education: Requires Bachelor’s degree and successful completion of a physician assistant program accredited by any of the following accrediting bodies:
-Committee on Allied Health, Education Accreditation of the American Medical Association (CAHEA);
-Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP);
-Accreditation Review Commission on the Education of the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA).
Requires minimum two years direct patient management experience in related setting. Requires knowledge of professional medical practice and care to provide/evaluate patient care. Requires skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques of medicine to provide ongoing patient care. Must have excellent communication skills, both verbally and written. Requires proficiency with basic computer skills, knowledge of acute and chronic disease states, administration and prescription of medications, and delivering physical care following a treatment plan.