Occupational Health Nurse Practitioner
Employment Type: Full-Time
Saint Francis Memorial Hospital is an accredited, not-for-profit community hospital that has been providing exceptional health care in San Francisco for more than 100 years. As San Francisco's only downtown hospital, Saint Francis is uniquely situated to care for international and domestic visitors, as well as the residents that make up San Francisco's diverse population. We encourage employee participation at all levels to encourage growth and excellence. Known as the downtown hospital, Saint Francis boasts all private rooms and a friendly atmosphere. The hospital is renowned for orthopedics, with leading programs in sports medicine, joint replacement, spine care and occupational medicine. Saint Francis is also known for outstanding acute burn care, emergency medicine, acute rehabilitation and a nationally-honored cancer care program.
The Occ Health Medical Provider is responsible for working with the Occupational Health team in the provision of Occupational Medicine. The Occ Health Medical Provider utilizes a broad knowledge and specific clinical skills to assure that patient care is in accordance with workers' comp guidelines, and to insure that the patient is treated correctly and efficiently with care and respect in a warm, caring, comfortable, friendly environment. The Occ Health Medical Provider arranges scheduling of patients for follow-up and recommends consultation with physicians when specialty care is needed. Prescribes medications and works closely with physicians, nurses, and clinic managers to ensure continuity, quality and cost effective care and assists in marketing.
Occupational Health experience and clinical research experience. Knowledge of Workers' Compensation, federal Medicare regulations, state Medi-Cal regulations. Current with fulfillment of CME requirements. Current California Registered PA