Physician Assistant, Optum | Do your life’s best work

Murrieta, CA


PrimeCare, an IPA Affiliate of Optum – the largest employer of Providers in the US, is currently seeking a Physician Assistant to join our practice. We have developed a reputation for providing quality, compassionate care to communities in the Inland Empire and surrounding area.

The Physician Assistant is responsible for the day to day clinical care of patients. The PA manages the health of patients by providing preventive evaluations and wellness education, and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses/conditions. The NP is responsible for the coordination of care with specialists and appropriate ancillary services.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Examines, diagnoses and treats patients for acute injuries, infections, and illnesses
  • Counsels and educates patients and families about acute and chronic conditions or concerns
  • Documents items such as: appropriate chief complaint, past medical, family, and social history, review of systems, examinations, medications, allergies, assessment and plan
  • Formulates diagnostic and treatment plans
  • Prescribes and administers medications, therapies, and procedures
  • Orders lab and imaging tests to determine and manage an immediate treatment plan and provides advice on follow up
  • Responsible for the coordination of care with specialists and appropriate ancillary services
  • Completes all documentation and paperwork in a timely manner
  • Maintains quality of care standards as defined by the practice

Required Qualifications:

  • Active and unrestricted California PA license
  • Board Certified FNP or PA
  • Current and unrestricted DEA certificate
  • Ability to work without direct supervision and practice autonomously
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of Outpatient Clinic experience
  • Managed Care/IPA/Health Plan experience
  • Fluent in Chinese

Posted September 2, 2021