Physician Assistant, Urgent Care

Lynchburg, VA


As a part of OptumCare, the largest network of medical groups in the nation, MedExpress is seeking a Full Time Independent Physician Assistant- Urgent Care in Lynchburg, VA. At Optum, we are transforming healthcare nationally while providing Physician-led care locally.
Position Highlights * Open 8am- 8pm, 7 days per week * Providers typically work 12 hour shifts * Average patient load = 3-4 patients per hour * Full licensed medical team and support staff * Responsibilities include: + Suturing + Splinting + Initial interpretation with digital X-Rays + Incisions and drainage

Required Qualifications: * Master’s degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant program * Certified as a Family Physician Assistant through the NCCPA * 2+ years of experience working independently * Unrestricted DEA license (or willing to obtain prior to start) * Must be CPR certified (or willing to obtain prior to start) * DOT certification (or ability to obtain within the first 60 days of employment)

Preferred Qualifications: * Clinical experience working as a provider in an emergency medicine or urgent care setting * Willing and able to assist at other center locations in the area

Posted June 23, 2021