Physician Assistant - Gastroenterology

Huntington Beach, CA



Life Changing Work

Want to make a real difference in the lives you touch? LOOK NO FURTHER.

Optum is a physician-led, close-knit team that has been long-respected in Southern California. We are passionate about patients. We are leading the state of California toward better healthcare practices.

As part of our continued growth we have new opportunity for experienced Physician Assistant - Gastroenterology to join our team. The clinicians we seek are those who practice medicine with a focus on patient care, not volume. We want our clinicians to take the time needed to truly address the patient’s needs. If you’re looking to join a physician-led community that is making a difference in healthcare, Optum is the place for you.

Position Details:

  • Region: Orange County; based at designated clinic locations

  • Schedule: Monday – Friday; outpatient setting only

  • Office visits, document patient’s history, perform and document examinations

  • Order preventative and diagnostic procedures as directed

  • Follow up appointments, review labs, patient education

  • Assist Gastroenterologist and clinical team as needed

  • Patient Schedule: Average of 20-22 patients per day


  • Master’s degree from a four-year college and/or a professional certification beyond a four-year college.

  • Certificate of completion from an accredited Physician Assistant Program required.

  • Unrestricted CA PA license

  • Current NCCPA Certification required

  • Current CA DEA certificate required prior to start date

  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in Gastroenterology specialty

  • Proficient with in office procedures

  • Excellent time management skills

  • EMR Proficient

Posted July 14, 2021