Physician Assistant - Coon Rapids

Employer
Location
Coon Rapids, MN, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Dec 31, 2017
Closes
Jan 31, 2018
Ref
456236595
Discipline
Medicine, Medical
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Medical Doctor
**Job Description**

Opportunities with MinuteClinic include a variation of full-time, part-time and weekend schedules in all of our clinics, ranging from 20 - 40 hours a week.

**Inside the Clinic**

Working autonomously, MinuteClinic Physician Assistants (PA) conduct physical assessments, perform and interpret diagnostic tests, diagnose and treat common conditions, provide screenings, interventions, counseling, and prescribe medications as needed to patients in specified age categories. Provide accurate assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of common family illnesses for patients over 18 months (24 months in MA).

+ Help patients manage their well-being with vaccinations and patient education

+ Ensure patient information, visit history, refer outs, lab follow-up, phone calls, and consults are carefully and completely documented in the EMR

+ Identify opportunities within local communities for development of outreach activities

+ Daily use of computer, software programs (EMR), printer, scanner, and credit/debit card equipment

+ Develop a close working relationship with store manager and pharmacist at the clinic location

+ Perform non-clinical tasks as required (e.g. reporting, vaccination temperature management, maintain clinic appearance)

+ Complete financial responsibilities pertaining to customer payments

+ Willing to travel to other local MinuteClinic locations when necessary

**Why MinuteClinic?**

**BENEFITS:** Aside from a variety of schedule options, MinuteClinic offers competitive pay, and a comprehensive benefits plan, including a 401k match CME reimbursement, tuition reimbursement for further education and incentive programs.

**TRAINING:** We are officially accredited by the ANCC as a nursing continuing education provider! At MinuteClinic, you will have the tools, training and resources needed to provide expert health care to those in need and educate your patients to live healthier lives.

**GROWTH:** By managing your own clinic you will develop business administrative skills which can lead to various internal growth options, such as our clinic managers, who are consistently hired from within!

**SUPPORT:** MinuteClinic offers its practitioners an environment of supportive autonomy. Our clinic leaders and collaborating physicians are always available for consultation, mentorship and support. In addition to our electronic medical records (EMR) system which, supports our use of evidence-based practice.

**Required Qualifications**

+ Current PA license in applicable state

+ Minimum 2 years of related experience

+ Passion for the MinuteClinic concept and vision

+ Effective verbal, written, and electronic communication skills

+ Outstanding organization skills and ability to multi-task

+ Initiative, creativity, problem-solving ability, adaptability, and flexibility

+ Ability to work without direct supervision and practice autonomously

+ Ability to collaborate with professional colleagues as necessary to provide quality care

+ Ability to consistently present a friendly, welcoming, and professional public-facing appearance

**Preferred Qualifications**

**Education**

+ Master's Degree level in Physician Assistant studies

**Business Overview**

MinuteClinic is the largest provider of retail health care in the nation and continues to be reaccredited by The Joint Commission. MinuteClinic's unique structure and approach to health care offers a rewarding alternative to the traditional patient care practice, focused on autonomy, empowerment, education and evidence-based patient care. MinuteClinic operates the most retail clinics in the nation and is partnered with some of the largest health care systems in the country!

With MinuteClinic, you have the unique opportunity to manage your clinic and treat your own patients, in an autonomous environment, always knowing you have the support of your colleagues, managers and collaborating physicians, behind you. Led by our expert clinicians and guided by our evidenced based practices, MinuteClinic moves the treatment of common illnesses forward and provides the high-quality care you might expect from traditional patient care settings.

CVS Caremark is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment against any individual on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, ancestry, religion, physical or mental disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy, citizenship, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws. Furthermore, we comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

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