PLANNED PARENTHOOD MAR MONTE
Santa Cruz, CA
Clinician l - FNP/PA (WS)
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: (as appropriate to work site and scope of services)
Reviews & interprets the medical and social history of both male and female reproductive health patients
Performs appropriate medical screening procedures/exams for both male and female patients;Interprets laboratory data, orders additional laboratory investigations when indicated and ensures appropriate follow-up;
Provides contraceptive methods:
Contraceptives that are self-administered (no procedure required);
Provides/oversees contraceptive injections.
Provides emergency contraception;
Performs medical assessment and management of basic STI and genito-urinary conditions for both male and female patients;
Provides perimenopausal and menopausal services;
Provides medical management for complications related to abortion and sterilization.
Provides medication abortion, as indicated.
Acts as a medical consultant to clinic staff;
Manages emergency situations in the center;
Participates in staff meetings relating to center management and provides staff training in current medical procedures which are relevant to reproductive health;
Contributes to achieving health center productivity goals.
Demonstrates PPMM customer service standards;
Assists in other areas of center support work as required.
Participates in after-hours coverage;
Works with/supervises volunteers/interns as applicable;
Performs other duties as assigned
Ability to perform the duties described above. A typical means of acquiring those abilities would be:
Graduation from an accredited FNP or Primary Care PA program for comprehensive primary care centers; graduation from an accredited Women’s Health NP or CNM program is acceptable for limited primary care centers.
Current State NP/PA/CNM license;
Current cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification.
Willingness and ability to learn new skills appropriate to PPMM clinical duties;
Strong customer service orientation.
Available to cover at least one evening clinic per week and one Saturday clinic per month, as needed by center;
Current experience using computer and mouse.
Experience using a Microsoft Windows based program and willing to learn new computer skills.
Able to work cooperatively as a member of a health care delivery team;
PLANNED PARENTHOOD MAR MONTE IS PROUD TO BE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER