When you join Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, CA, you are aligning yourself with an organization whose values drive our philosophy of care. Our focus on delivering quality, service, and cutting edge care, enables Huntington Hospital to be an organization committed to patient outcomes-not the bottom line. More importantly, it empowers you to enact change and deliver the results that continuously improve our ability to provide our community with care.
Responsible for providing independent primary care in the Huntington Ambulatory Care Center and Employee Health to a multi-specialty population of patients. The Nurse Practitioner (NP) coordinates and case manages the patient through the full continuum of care, orchestrating patient flow through a comprehensive care plan, working to ensure that care is appropriate, timely, authorized and conducted in the most appropriate setting. Coordinates the care of the patient serving as the liaison between community physicians and Huntington hospital resources. Provides clinical, professional expertise and leadership for patients, families and staff members. The NP performs history and physical examinations, diagnoses and treats medical problems, orders and interprets diagnostic and laboratory tests and procedures. The NP functions as an expert clinician, consultant, educator and leader in department specific patient care management, ensuring optimal patient care management and outcomes. This position requires flexibility of hours.
Innovating the delivery of healthcare as the San Gabriel Valley region’s only Level II Trauma Center and Level III NICU, Huntington Hospital is a 635-bed non-profit regional medical center. We deliver nationally recognized care across over 90 service areas to our community and beyond.
Located in downtown Pasadena, you’ll find yourself among charming neighborhoods and a relaxed community that is still close enough to all that L.A. has to offer. So join us, and find out what it’s like to discover Careers at a Higher Level™.
Minimum of 3 years experience as a Nurse practitioner in an Ambulatory Care setting and/or Emergency Room preferred. Minimum 1 year experience as an occupational or employee health Nurse Practitioner. Knowledge of California Workers’ Compensation laws, current treatment guidelines and case management preferred.
Current active unrestricted RN license issued by State of California required. Current California Nurse Practitioner license with prescriptive authority required. Current American Heart Association BLS Provider required. Certification in Occupational Health Nursing (COHN-S) preferred.
Must be able to work independently and with a team.
Excellent customer service skills with patients, families, physicians and staff
Able to project a positive self image and be self motivated
Internal Number: NP506
About Huntington Hospital
As a 625-bed, non-profit, regional medical center located in the picturesque community of Pasadena, just northeast of Los Angeles, Huntington Hospital stands as an impressive tribute to the power of compassionate care – just as it has for over a century. With a commitment to excel at the delivery of health care to our community, our quality and service reflects a higher level of care and compassion that touches the lives of countless patients each and every day.