Frontline National
Published
September 15, 2021
Location
Tacoma, Washington
Category
Careers  
Job Type

Description

Frontline National is currently seeking Physician Extenders (PA/NP) for opportunities in Tacoma, Washington. Please apply online or contact a recruiter directly at 513-528-7823 to learn more about these great opportunities!

Frontline National, LLC, founded in 2004, is a nationally-renowned staffing firm dedicated to identifying and placing superior candidates who possess the qualification, energy, and talent to match the high standards of client's expectations.

Frontline National is an SBA certified 8(a), Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) firm, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Frontline National is dedicated to providing superior customer service to our clients and candidates. We have a proven track record and marketplace expertise to successfully recruit and place professionals on a National scale.

Frontline National is also proud to announce its participation in the Department of Defense Military Spouse Employment Partnership. By joining the Military Spouse Employment Partnership, Frontline National is becoming part of an even larger collective effort to support military spouse employment.

Job Duties, including but not limited to:

  • Perform a general physical examination.
  • Collect and record, in proper format, medical and social historical data appropriate to the patient's condition.
  • May become the primary care manager for a panel of patients. As a PCM, will be the primary person responsible for the management of the health and wellness of assigned patients. Duties include:
    • Examination of patients, formulation of differential diagnostic plans, and defines and orders required diagnostic testing.
    • Interpretation of examination findings and test results and implementation of treatment plans.
    • Be trained in the documentation of and recommendations for aeromedical, occupational, and Personnel Reliability Assurance Program (PRAP) dispositions.
    • Determine need for consultation and assists in medical care and treatment provided at the direction of other specialists.
    • Approve/disapprove subspecialty referrals.
    • Answer patient telephone encounters with the assistance of clinic staff.
    • Provide primary and secondary preventive maintenance care. This is to include: annual Preventative Health Assessments (PHAs) for flyers and nonflyers, and routine Occupational Medicine evaluations and dispositions.
    • Recognize those more complicated cases, initiate treatment (if appropriate), and refer to a higher level of medical expertise for diagnosis and/or treatment.
    • Plan and initiate proper treatment within defined privileges and the scope
      of practice of the facility.
    • Identify and report those situations and individual cases which have public health significance and carry out effective control measures.
    • Clearly communicate to other health personnel, either orally or in writing, the findings, diagnosis, and planned treatment regimen.
    • Stabilize and manage patients in a medical or surgical emergency and/or transfer to physician care.
    • Determine appropriate means of evacuation of emergency patients, prepare
      patients for evacuation, and arrange for evacuation support.
    • -Perform the following blocks: Digital, field and Local Infiltration.
    • Perform the following procedures: punch, shave, and excisional biopsies of the skin; pelvic exams with PAP smears; knee aspiration and injection; sub acromial aspiration and injection; and simple laceration repairs. Other office based procedures may be supported but will not be required.
    • Maintain medical records in accordance with MTF procedures.
    • Perform deployment related health assessment services and mental health assessment services that comply with Department of Defense and Air Force health policy and guidance, to include required standards of care and clinical practice guidelines.
    • Complete all documentation of care provided in the MTF computer programs for which training was/is provided

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:

Physician Assistant:

  • Bachelor's degree or above from an accredited college or university certified by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education of the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA).

Nurse Practitioner:

  • Master's degree or above from an academic program, within the nursing specialty field of study that is accredited by a regional or national nursing accrediting agency recognized by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

Experience: 

  • Must have experience within respective field within last two (2) years. This time can include clinical rotations, internships, fellowships, etc.

Security:

  • National Background
  • Must be authorized to work in the US
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from work site

License/Certification and Training:

  • Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner in any US state, territory, or District of Columbia
  • Board certification:
    • Physician Assistant: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
    • Nurse Practitioner: Certified as a Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) or the recognized national nursing certification organization for the specialty area of practice as appropriate (for example, National Certification Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Nurses, American Nurses Association, National Certification Corporation for the Obstetric, Gynecologic and Neonatal Specialties).
    • Basic Life Support Certification (BLS) from American Heart Association

Schedule: 

  • Monday to Friday; 7:30 AM -4:00 PM
  • Excludes Federal Holidays
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