The advanced practice provider will serve as a Primary Care Clinician in the Internal Medicine Department of Yale Health. Yale Health is an NCQA-recognized Patient Centered Medical Home. As part of a Primary Care Team, provide comprehensive whole-person primary medical care to an assigned panel of patients, including preventive care and physical examinations, assessment and management of acute issues, appropriate monitoring of chronic illness and assessment of emotional health and well being; recommend referrals to specialists as needed, consults as needed with physician team members; provides rapid access care, preoperative assessments and supportive care as needed for non-panel patients on the primary care team; participate in cross-coverage for absent primary care team members; commit to medically appropriate care that is patient-centered, evidence-based, compassionate and cost-effective. Abides by departmental and organizational standards of patient service and responsiveness, including but not limited to timely and appropriate communication of test results and timely response to patient messages.
Posting Position Title: Physician Assistant
University Job Title: Nurse Practitioner or Physician's Assistant
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Required Skill/ability 1: Well-developed assessment, interviewing, counseling, problem-resolution and crisis intervention skills. Well-developed oral and written communication, organizational and training skills.
Required Skill/ability 2: Comprehensive knowledge of state, federal, hospital and university regulations related to administering medications and maintaining appropriate medical records.
Required Skill/ability 3: Adheres to organizational standards of medical documentation with the Yale Health electronic health record (Epic) including but n ot limited to, timely completion of notes, appropriate documentation of non-visit related transactions, appropriate and timely management of Inbasket.
Required Skill/ability 4: Excellent attendance, punctuality and reliability.
Required Skill/ability 5:
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Three years of experience in clinical practice, preferably in adult primary care.
Required Licenses Or Certifications: CT ARPN license (or eligible) with ANA certification OR CT PA license (or eligible).
Graduation from a Physician Assistant (PA) Training Program accredited by the American Medical Association Council on Medical Education or Master's Degree from an accredited Advanced Nurse Practitioner program.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.