Nurse Practitioner - Innovative Care & Express Care Clinics
The County of San Mateo Health System would like to invite you to apply for the position of Nurse Practitioner (NP).
The Innovative Care Clinic is a primary adult care clinic which is currently working on becoming Patient Centered Medical Home certified. The clinic works in teams with the goal of providing whole person care.
The Express Care Clinic is an extension of the primary adult clinics providing urgent care to established adult patients with urgent/acute symptoms. The NP for Express Care is providing an integral service of same or next day access for patients. As a Safety Net health center, a majority of the patient population is on Medi-Cal or is uninsured. The NP will not have on-call duties, nor carry a patient panel.
The current vacancy is a Full-Time, Permanent position. The successful hire will be working at the Fair Oaks Clinic in Redwood City half of the day and the San Mateo Medical Center location for the other half of the day. The typical work schedule is 40 hours a week, Monday to Friday, and the typical workload is 16-18 patients per day.
The ideal candidate will have one or more years of recent NP experience in urgent care and/or ambulatory care setting; familiarity with electronic medical records; ability to communicate fluently in Spanish, both written and spoken is preferred but not required; and experience serving the safety net population. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and adaptability skills, as the County is moving toward Patient-Centered medical care, and some tasks and workflow may change during this transformation. Lastly, the ideal candidate will also have the ability to provide transportation in order to travel between work sites during work hours.
Education and Experience:
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. (Please see the detailed job posting and apply at: http://jobs.smcgov.org/nurse-practitioner-innovative-care-andamp-express-care-clinics-open-andamp-promotional/job/6586532)
- Possession of a California license as a Registered Nurse.
Special Training: The Nurse Practitioner Trainee requires enrollment in an accredited Nurse Practitioner training program leading to certification in one of the following options. The Nurse Practitioner requires certification in one of the options.
Option l - Pediatric: Primary health care for patients 17 years of age and under.
Option 2 - Family: Primary health care for patients of all ages.
Option 3 - Geriatric: Primary health care for older patients.
Option 4 - OB/GYN: Primary health care for obstetric and gynecologic patients.
$141,752.00 - $167,564.80 Annually
Application Closing Date: March 21, 2017
Screening Date: March 27, 2017
Combined Civil/Departmental Interview: Week of April 10, 2017
IMPORTANT: Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date.
San Mateo County is an Equal Opportunity Employer