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Primary Care Certified Physician Assistant (PA-C) - Maricopa, AZ

Base Pay: $125,000 - $135,000 per year

Potential to earn over $20,000 in bonuses each year under a performance based quarterly bonus structure.

American Medical Associates is looking for a Primary Care Certified Physician Assistant (PA-C) to join our busy Primary Care/Internal Medicine/Multi-Specialty group practice located in the city of Maricopa, AZ.

Duties/Responsibilities:

Our PA-C’s provide health care services to patients under the direction of our clinic’s supervising Physician. PA-C's are academically and clinically trained to perform many of the routine tasks that Physicians usually do and are responsible for their own actions, as well as accountable to our clinic’s supervising Physician.

This position possesses a great deal of flexibility and provides a means to build a viable patient base.

Meets new and existing ambulatory patients in the clinic for examination, diagnosis, and development of patient care plans based on the patient’s medical history.
Administers and orders diagnostic tests such as x-rays, electrocardiograms, and blood work, and interprets test results.
Performs therapeutic procedures such as immunizations, injections, suturing and wound care, and managing infection.
Exercises professional judgment regarding consultation with supervising Physicians concerning appropriate treatment.
Develops and implements patient care plans, instructs and counsels patients, and records progress.
Prescribes medications to the extent allowable by state guidelines and clinic regulations.
Provides general health education regarding matters such as proper diet, family planning, and health maintenance.
Maintain strict confidentiality and adhere to all HIPAA guidelines and regulations.
Enforces all policies, procedures, protocols, directives and goals of the organization.

Required Skills:

Demonstrated competency dealing with all age groups, especially geriatric patients.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Exceptional interpersonal skills.
Superb organizational skills and attention to detail.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Ability to prioritize tasks.

Education/ Experience:

Successful completion of an approved Physician Assistant program.
Current Arizona Physician Assistant license.
Must have 8000 hours of clinical practice certified by the Arizona Regulatory Board of Physicians Assistants.
NCCPA certification required.
A sound understanding of all pertinent federal and state regulations, including HIPAA.
Prescriptive authorization.
Proficiency with medical instruments and equipment required to perform your work.
Proficient in charting and completing tasks in an EMR system. eClinicalWorks experience a plus.

Benefits:

Job Summary:

Competitive base salary.
Potential to earn over $20,000 in bonuses each year under a performance based quarterly bonus structure.
6 weeks of PTO, inclusive of vacation, sick time, major holidays, and continuing medical education (CME).
$500 CME stipend.
Provided medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and 401(k) plans.
100% paid medical malpractice insurance and DEA renewals.
Salary commensurate based on education and PA-C experience, skills, and training.

Job Type:

Full-time, tenured

Pay:

$125,000.00 - $135,000.00 per year

JOB CLOSING DATE:

June 30, 2024

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Board Certified - Maricopa, AZ

American Medical Associates (AMA) is an Integrated Internal Medicine Practice looking to bring on a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to provide coverage in our Maricopa, AZ location on a full-time basis.

Duties/Responsibilities:

Conduct thorough psychiatric evaluations, develop treatment plans, prescribe medication, and evaluate treatment results for patients with emotional, mental, or psychological disorders.

Assess, diagnose, and treat adults and youth populations over 14 years of age experiencing symptoms of behavioral health disorders.
Responsible for timely and accurate completion of medical records, including assessment, treatment plan, progress notes, outcome measures, and billing entries.
Examine or order laboratory or diagnostic tests for clients to provide information on general physical condition and mental disorders.
Refers patients for inpatient care, in collaboration with the Mental Health Division Clinical Director, as necessary.
Communicates with patients and engages in follow-up as necessary.
Oversee Mental Health treatments, such as Spravato.
Ensure compliance and that all policies and procedures function in accordance with state and federal laws and regulations.
Maintain excellent communication and effective working relationships with patients, Providers, clinical and clerical team members for continuity of high quality patient care.

Required Skills:

Liaise with patients, Mental Health Providers, and Internal Medicine Providers to coordinate patient care plans.
Design/participate in the development of individualized treatment plans, incorporating best and leading practices into treatment interventions.
Prepare and submit assessments, progress notes, reports, and summaries to entities/agencies (funders, insurance companies, etc.) as required.
Provides patient education regarding medications, risks, benefits and reasonable outcome expectations.
Serve as back up coverage in our Chandler, AZ clinic.
Maintain strict confidentiality and adhere to all HIPAA guidelines and regulations.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Enforces all policies, procedures, protocols, directives and goals of the organization.

Education/ Experience:

High school diploma or equivalent required.
Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, public health or a similar field required.
Master’s degree in public health, health administration or nursing required.
Master’s or Doctorate Degree in Nursing with focus on Psychiatric nursing preferred.
Must be certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) in Psychiatric Mental Health (PMH) as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP).
An unencumbered license to practice as an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) in the state of Arizona.
Must have valid DEA, X Waiver DEA, and NPI numbers.

Benefits:

Job Summary:

Competitive base salary
Ability to earn over $30,000 in performance based bonuses
6 weeks of PTO, inclusive of vacation, sick time, major holidays, and continuing medical education (CME)
$1,000 CME stipend
Provided medical, dental, vision, life insurance and 401(k) plans
100% paid medical malpractice insurance and DEA renewals

Job Type:

Full-time, tenured

Pay:

$160,000.00 per year

JOB CLOSING DATE:

June 30, 2024

Primary Care Certified Nurse Practitioner (FNP-C)

Base Pay: $125,000 - $135,000 per year

Potential to earn over $20,000 in bonuses each year under a performance based quarterly bonus structure.

American Medical Associates seeks a full-time Certified or Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner to join our busy Primary Care/Internal Medicine/Multi-Specialty practice in the City of Maricopa, AZ.

GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES: Our Nurse Practitioners plan, direct, and evaluate patient and employee healthcare in an ambulatory setting; examine and treat chronic and acute episodic illnesses, minor injuries, accidents, and other injuries/illnesses; performs selected laboratory testing; offers referrals to outside physicians and facilities, writes prescriptions, and performs office procedures within the scope of expertise, protocols, and available equipment. Our Nurse Practitioners also work with the medical director in the care and treatment of patients and staff.

Duties/Responsibilities:

Meets new and existing ambulatory patients in the clinic for examination, diagnosis, and development of patient care plans based on the patient’s medical history.
Administering diagnostic tests.
Refers to outside physicians and facilities as needed.
Writes prescriptions and performs office procedures within the scope of expertise, protocols, and available equipment.
Performs physical examinations (PAP and Well Woman exams, DOT physicals, etc.).
Follows patients in clinic as needed for continuity of care.
Maintain strict confidentiality and adhere to all HIPAA guidelines and regulations.
Enforces all policies, procedures, protocols, directives and goals of the organization.

Required Skills:

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Exceptional interpersonal skills.
Superb organizational skills and attention to detail.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Ability to prioritize tasks.

Education/ Experience:

Successful completion of an approved nurse practitioner program.
APN authorization in the state where employed to practice in family health by the Board of Nurse Examiners.
A sound understanding of all pertinent federal and state regulations, including HIPAA and OSHA.
Prescriptive authorization.
Proficiency with medical instruments and equipment required to perform your work.
Proficient in charting and completing tasks in an EMR system. eClinicalWorks experience a plus.

Benefits:

Job Summary:

Competitive base salary.
Potential to earn over $20,000 in bonuses each year under a performance based quarterly bonus structure.
6 weeks of PTO, inclusive of vacation, sick time, major holidays, and continuing medical education (CME).
$500 CME stipend.
Provided medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and 401(k) plans
100% paid medical malpractice insurance and DEA renewals
Salary commensurate based on education and FNP-C or FNP-BC experience, skills, and training.

Job Type:

Full-time

Pay:

$125,000.00 - $135,000.00 per year

JOB CLOSING DATE:

June 30, 2024

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