Job ID: 289495586  |  Last Updated: 8/11/2017

Physician Assistant or Family Nurse Practitioner

John C. Fremont Healthcare District
Mariposa, CA
Applicant Contact
Martha Robichaux
(209) 966-3631
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

The Physicians Assistant/Family Nurse Practitioner administers appropriate on-going acute, chronic, and family practice medical care services in the ambulatory care setting for clinic patients, under the direct supervision of the Clinic Medical Director or other staff physicians. The Physicians Assistant or Family Nurse Practitioner is not precluded from performing any functions performed by the supervising physician of which the Physicians Assistant or Family Nurse Practitioner is qualified and as delegated by the supervising physician.

The Physicians Assistant/Family Nurse Practitioner is concurrently responsible for the development, implementation, and on-going evaluation of medical care policies and procedures in conjunction with the Medical Director.

The Physicians Assistant or Family Nurse Practitioner are expected to understand and comply with all current laws, rules and regulations which govern the practice of Physicians Assistants and/or Family Nurse Practitioners in the State of California.

The Physicians Assistant/Family Nurse Practitioner works cooperatively with licensed, paraprofessional, administrative, and support staff to ensure the on-going operation of the Clinic. May also, directly supervise healthcare professional and paraprofessional staff including but not limited to handling walk-in patients, physicals, workers compensation, pain management, etc.

Employer Profile

JCF is a Critical Access Hospital located just south of Yosemite National Park and two hours from Fresno, California. The organization has extraordinary support of the community. JCF is comprised of an acute care hospital, 3 outpatient clinics, a growing Home Health & Hospice department and a 16 bed LTC.

JCF is recruiting for a variety of positions in the hospital, Clinics and Home Health. The JCF service area is primarily centered in the Mariposa / Oakhurst areas, (while serving Mariposa County).

Hospital overview:

District hospital
18 acute care beds - Acute daily census -1.3
LTC beds - LTC daily census 16
46,564 outpatient visits annually
Home health and hospice services
CT Scanner, MRI and ultrasound (onsite with variable days)
224 employees
29 Medical Providers on staff, inclusive of specialists, family and emergency medicine
CPSI- EMR system
Certificate of Recognition and Achievement | California Hospital Engagement Network
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