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Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner
California Hospital Medical Center
Los Angeles, California

Overview:
California Hospital Medical Center (CHMC) is a 316 bed, Level II trauma center and one of the major emergency care providers in the area with a full complement of specialty consultation services available. As one of the busiest Emergency Departments in the area, CHMC provides treatment to over 77,500 patients annually. The hospital which first opened in 1887, has 27 ED beds plus an 8 bed Fast Track unit. Here are some facts about CHMC:
12 hour shifts
On call services: Peds, OB/GYN, Surgery, Ortho, ICU, Cardiology, NICU
Excellent ED Nurses, Techs, and ancillary staff
Bedside Ultrasound
Cardiothoracic Surgery program
Adult Hospitalist program

Requirements:
California Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner license
DEA license with California registration
Board Certification (NCCPA, AANP, or ANCC). Nurse Practitioners must be certified to care for patients of all ages
ACLS, PALS, BLS certification
Two years of ER experience

About the Community:
CHMC is located at the Southern end of downtown Los Angeles, just a few blocks from Staples Center and LA Live. Los Angeles offers a multitude of cultural and entertainment options. Choose from the Hollywood Bowl, Greek Theater, Huntington Library or Getty Museum. Cheer on your favorite team LA Lakers, LA Clippers, LA Dodgers, LA Kings, USC Trojans or UCLA Bruins.

Compensation:
Advanced Practice Clinicians (APC) are employees of VEP. They receive an hourly base rate and an opportunity to earn productivity compensation at specific sites. APCs are eligible for a comprehensive benefits package which includes health, vision, dental, and life insurance, profit sharing, 401k, CME and license allowances. Our APCs also enjoy the benefit of flexible schedules, paid malpractice insurance with tail coverage and the opportunity to become a shareholder which allows them to become actively involved in the governance of the company.
VEP Healthcare is one of Americas largest, most experienced provider-owned & operated organizations. VEP offers management for emergency departments, hospitalist medicine, intensivist services, clinical decision units, and more! Committed to high quality care and patient satisfaction, VEP is owned by its physicians, APCs and corporate personnel and offers a fast track to ownership through stock purchase, independent contractor status and paid malpractice insurance with tail coverage.