Jan 14, 2021

Nurse Practitioner II - Venice Family Clinic

  • UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA

Job Description

Responsibilities

The Venice Family Clinic is a community health center that provides quality health care to people in need. Our Nurse Practitioners are committed to the populations we serve and to the mission of the clinic. Under the leadership of the Chief Medical Officer, the Venice Family Clinic NP evaluates, treats, and makes appropriate diagnostic and specialty referrals for our patients. The NP is an integral part of the clinic staff, providing leadership and expertise on medical and patient care issues. Because the Venice Family Clinic has a large volunteer program, the staff NP has a unique role in orienting and providing technical support to the volunteer medical providers. This responsibility includes providing a positive role model, ensuring that volunteers understand Venice Family Clinic procedures and providing continuity of care for patients. The NP works cooperatively all Clinic departments including nursing, pharmacy, clinic coordinators, and Mental Health staff. The position requires flexibility in days and hours for clinical care, as some evening are included in the weekly schedule.

NPI less than 6 months of NP experience
NPII 6 months or greater NP experience


Qualifications

MSN with a Nurse Practitioner specialty (Family or Adult NP), required

CA RN and NP license required.
National NP certification, required
Minimum 2 years experience as a NP, required
BLS required

Spanish  fluency sufficient to conduct primary care visit, required 

Assesses and meets consultation needs of patients, families, and staff
Provides advanced knowledge and skill to assist staff with management of difficult patient/family problems
Provides consultation on patient care issues, and clinical recommendations of care to staff across Venice Family Clinic 
Utilizes multidisciplinary consultants based on patient needs
Monitors and evaluates the implementation of consultants’ clinical recommendations/interventions 
Represents Department on hospital-wide/system-wide committees
Provides consultation to community/other health agencies relevant to specialty areas

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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