Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group is seeking a full-time, certified Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in Palliative Care. Palliative care and Support Services (PCSS) is widely recognized nationally as an innovator in delivering integrated, multidisciplinary palliative care for an outpatient setting.
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Resource-rich working environment
Schedule designed to promote work/life balance
Collaborate with talented team of on-site primary care clinicians and medical specialists
Managing health problems and coordinating health care for the patient in accordance with State Federal Rules and regulations
Provide comprehensive, coordinated, and compassionate care for patients and families facing serious illness
Formulates a comprehensive care plan, patient education, and ongoing evaluation in collaboration with the palliative care interdisciplinary team for palliative care patients in the home, office, and SNF settings.
Prescribes and administers medications/immunizations including controlled substances to the extend delegated and licensed and in collaboration with palliative care and/or referring physician
Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group
We are one of the largest multi-specialty medical groups in the country, made up of over 1,600 clinicians in 40+ specialties, in practices throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. Our organization is nationally recognized for our excellence with multiple awards for quality of care, innovation and leadership.
Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group is affiliated with Palo Alto Medical Foundation, a not-for-profit health care organization, providing operational and administrative support, including the latest technology, allowing physicians to focus on delivering exceptional patient care.
Generous benefits package
EEO – Equal Employment Opportunity
6 months related clinical experience in Oncology, Geriatrics, Hospice or Palliative Care
Sutter Bay Medical Foundation supports the growth and development of four affiliated medical groups spanning all regions of the San Francisco Bay Area: Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group, Sutter East Bay Medical Group, Sutter Medical Group of the Redwoods, and Sutter West Bay Medical Group. Our multi-specialty medical groups are nationally recognized for excellence with multiple awards for quality of care, innovation, and leadership.