Where

Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group
San Mateo, CA, United States

Description

Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Opportunity

Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group is seeking a full time, certified Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in Palliative Care. Palliative Care and Support Services (PCSS) is widely recognized nationally as an innovator in delivering integrated, multidisciplinary palliative care for an outpatient setting.

Location: San Mateo, CA

Highlights:

Resource-rich working environment
Schedule designed to promote work/life balance
Collaborate with talented team of on-site primary care clinicians and medical specialists
Responsibilities:

Managing health problems and coordinating health care for the patient in accordance with State Federal Rules and Regulations
Provide comprehensive, coordinated, and compassionate care for patients and families facing serious illness
Formulates a comprehensive care plan, patient education, and ongoing evaluation in collaboration with the palliative care interdisciplinary team for palliative care patients in the home, office and SNF settings
Prescribes and administers medications/immunizations including controlled substances to the extent delegated and licensed, and in collaboration with palliative care and/or referring physician
Requirements:

6 months related clinical experience in Oncology, Geriatrics, Hospice or Palliative Care
Current California State NP or PA License
CAPA Controlled Substance Certification (for Physician Assistants only)
Current Nurse Practitioner Furnishing Number (for Nurse Practitioners only)
Nurse Practitioner furnishing number of NP’s
Active DEA registration
Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group

We are one of the largest multi-specialty medical groups in the country, made up of over 1,600 clinicians in 40+ specialties, in practices throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. Our organization is nationally recognized for our excellence with multiple awards for quality of care, innovation and leadership.

Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group is affiliated with Palo Alto Medical Foundation, a not-for-profit health care organization, providing operational and administrative support, including the latest technology, allowing physicians to focus on delivering exceptional patient care.

We offer:

Relocation allowance
Generous benefits package
401K, HSA

* It is the policy of the Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group (PAFMG) to provide equal employment for all qualified individuals; to prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin, age, medical condition, disability or status as a veteran or a disabled veteran. We promote the full realization of equal employment opportunities through a positive continuing program within our service area. Equal employment opportunities apply to every aspect of PAFMG’s employment policies and practices.

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Attn: Heidi Villa
E-mail: [email protected]

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