Nurse Practitioner - HB - Internal Medicine

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Date: Apr 18, 2019

Location: Huntington Beach, CA, US

Company: Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian

Job Description:

Do you have the strength, quick thinking and sensitivity needed to support a medical team treating patients dealing with a variety of health issues and diagnoses? Are you highly organized and passionate about patient and family education, and dedicated to helping a bustling health care center take its practices and approach to patient care to the next level? If you said yes, keep reading – we may have the perfect opportunity for you.

 

As a valuable member of the team at Hoag Medical Group (HMG), you’ll give direct outpatient nursing care as per the California Nurse Practice Act. Being an HMG Nurse Practitioner means serving our community by engaging in research and education, implementing innovative technologies, and using evidence-based best practices as a standard of care.

 

Inside HMG

With a dedication to excellence, innovation, compassion and integrity, HMG is a multispecialty physician group aligned with Hoag Hospital. Our Mission is to improve the health of our patients by providing a personalized healthcare experience, delivered with compassion and respect. HMG specializes in: Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics; Geriatrics, Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology; Endocrinology, Sports Medicine, HIV Medicine and Diabetes. Our patients benefit from same-day appointments and extended hours, along with access to Hoag Urgent Care Centers and our highly skilled Care Management team.

 

In collaboration with the Executive Medical Director and Department Medical Directors, you will provide care for adult and senior patients in an outpatient setting, including follow-up in an in-patient setting when needed. You will be working collaboratively with physicians and medical staff to deliver medical support within the scope of your Practitioner License, that effectively addresses the needs of our patient community. This means providing primary care that emphasizes health promotion, education, coordination of care and emotional support to patients and families.

 

Other duties may include:

  • Planning, developing, implementing and evaluating department goals, objectives, new programs; services and strategic plans.
  • Evaluating our clinic’s practice development and training needs and expanding the scientific knowledge base for nursing and/or physicians.
  • Participating in nursing research, initiating literature reviews, and disseminating recent innovations and research findings relevant to our patients.
  • Arranging admission and transfers of patients.
  • Performing and dictating patient history and physicals.
  • Delivering patient care and documenting in the patient's record.
  • Furnishing medications (non-narcotic) and durable medical equipment.

 

HMG nurses consistently maintain a high standard of professional communication, appearance and conduct. They’re driven to excel in patient treatment and nursing, and they’re deeply passionate about their work. To that end, we’ll expect you to participate in our continuous quality improvement process and maintain a working knowledge of departmental and hospital standards, policies and procedures.

We’re keen on following safety measures and infection control protocols, being attentive to details, and having intimate knowledge of the populations we serve.

 

Hoag is the Place to Be

We believe that when you join HMG, you become part of a family. We’re deeply committed to giving back to those who help us serve our community, making your ongoing growth and development as a nurse our priority. In addition to Pay for Performance salary increases, and sponsored training opportunities, HMG employees enjoy:

  • Competitive 401 (k) program with matching contributions
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Excellent Medical, Dental and Vision coverage

 

We look for passion, an ownership mentality, and out-of-the box thinking. If this is you and HMG sounds like home, please apply. A member our Talent Acquisition Team will contact you if they want to know more.

 

Required

  • Master of Science in Nursing graduate nurse practitioner program.
  • Evidence of satisfactory performance and completion of proctoring and other requirements desired by the medical staff office.
  • Experience in primary care physician office.
  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner in good standing in the State of California.
  • Board certification in area of specialty by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners or American Nursing Credential Center.
  • Current Basic Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification.
  • Furnishing Certification and Drug Enforcement Administration License.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, organizational ability, and use of proper body mechanics.

 

Preferred

  • Experience in adolescent, adult, and geriatric care.
  • Keyboard skills and knowledge of data collection software.
  • Critical Care Certification.

 

There’s no Place Like Hoag

Along with the St. Joseph Hoag Health Network, Hoag Medical Group plays an important part in providing quality health care services throughout Orange County, California. Consisting of 11 urgent care centers, 8 health centers, and over 1,500 physician partnerships, HMG’s vision is to become the trusted provider of personalized health care, delivered in a way that makes life better for everyone...but we can’t do it without you.

 

To learn more about us and see our culture in action, check out this video on YouTube.

 

Information

  • Job ID #: 48404
  • Type: Full-time
  • Shift: 1st

 

Join the conversation and follow us on Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn @hoagcareers.

Hoag is an equal opportunity employer.

 

 


Nearest Major Market: Orange County
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Internal Medicine, Geriatric, Physician, Nursing, Endocrinology, Healthcare

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