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Job title: Mid Level Clinician - South Region
Job location: South Region, CA 90260 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 06/26/14
Job type: Full-Time
Compensation: In addition to competitive salaries, growth potential and a very generous paid time off program. PPLA employees receive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits, other benefits include flexible spending accounts, 403B with employer matching and a Section 125 Cafeteria Plan. Planned Parenthood Los Angeles is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

Job Classification


Job Category:Nurse Practitioner
Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner
Physician Assistant

Job Description


Job description:
Planned Parenthood Los Angeles is the largest provider of reproductive healthcare in the Los Angeles operating 19 health centers and growing throughout Los Angeles County. We are presently seeking highly skilled Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants with great communication, clinical skills and a strong emphasis on excellent customer service to see our increasing, diverse patient population. Areas of need are South Bay, Santa Monica, Baldwin Hills/ Crenshaw, Lakewood, Lakewood Basics, and Long Beach.

The Clinician will join the Client Service team and provide quality reproductive health care services including exams, diagnosis, treatment, education, and counseling for clients in accordance with PPLA protocols. The Clinician will also serve as a medical resource for other Licensed and Non-Licensed Staff.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Family Planning
Gynecologic Exam
Male Services
Mid-Life Services
Post Abortion Exams
Phlebotomy
IUD Insertion/Removal
Diaphragm fitting
Medication Abortion (Not required for per diem employee)
Proficiency in 1st Trimester Ultrasound (Not required for per diem employee)
Orienting, Training or precepting licensed health care professionals
Ability to interpret colposcopy results to patients
Contraceptive implant – Insertion/Removal
Proficiency in EMR
Adhere to affiliate goals and policies on professionalism, wait time in-clinic and on the system for addressing client complaints.
Participate in health center efforts to achieve established goals for productivity.
Participate in health center/affiliate efforts to achieve established revenue cycle goals.

Job Requirements


Education, training, experience:
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required:

Possess any applicable certifications, as required by the agency.
Must pass any applicable agency qualifying exam(s).
Ability to travel to multiple clinic sites.
Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and Saturdays.
A reliable and flexible means of transportation is required.
Must have excellent customer service skills and be committed to providing the highest level of customer service.
Ability to work independently and as a team member.
Ability to diplomatically communicate and interact well with patients, staff and volunteers.
Able to demonstrate mature judgment, initiative and critical thinking.
Accuracy and attention to detail essential.
Ability to read and implement written instructions.
Ability to relate to diverse communities.
Professional appearance and attitude.
Possess a warm and caring manner.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

Valid and current California license as a Nurse Practitioner, Certified Nurse Midwife, or Physician Assistant.
Current furnishing license.
Current CPR certification is required.
Current ACLS certification may be required.
At least one (1) year of experience in women’s health care is preferred.
National Certification is required.
DEA # may be required.
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