WHO WE ARE

Planned Parenthood Association of Utah is a non-profit family planning agency and a leader in sexual and reproductive healthcare, advocacy, and education in the state of Utah. We provide high-quality, affordable sexual and reproductive health care for Utahns/people in eight health centers across the state.

At PPAU, care is much more than the health, education, and advocacy services we provide; it's the way we approach our world with compassion and a constant desire to improve. We care with compassion and respect and are passionate about helping adults and teens of all genders, sexual orientations, races, religions, ethnicities, abilities, and cultural backgrounds lead healthy lives.

Position Summary:

With the collaboration of the affiliate Medical Director and the Assistant Medical Director, functions in an expanded role with special emphasis on providing reproductive health care to men and women. As a member of the clinic Team, participates in the development and implementation of processes to provide quality patient care.

We are committed to building an inclusive workplace that values diversity and inclusion and reflects the diversity of our communities and patients. We strongly encourage people of color and members of the LGBTQ+ community to apply.

Job Duties:

Accepts direction and supports agency objectives, goals and values.

Collaborates with other members of the health care team on patient care standards and enhancement of efficient clinical operations.

Participates with team members in the hiring, training and performance review of new employees.

Acts as a resource for other team members providing technical assistance when requested/ indicated.

Participates in the training of students, and residents.

Coordinates special projects to enhance overall patient care and Agency mission.

Maintains awareness of clinic financial and patient data.

Obtains and records an accurate health history

Performs physical examination with emphasis on the reproductive system

Performs, orders, and interprets diagnostic tests within the scope of the medical standards and guidelines.

Prescribes drug therapy according to standard medical practice and within prescriptive practice regulations.

Recognizes common gynecologic and non-gynecologic medical problems and other deviations from normal and provides management or referrals as appropriate.

Completes client visit records and documentation of client encounters promptly and accurately.

Completes tasks that support patient care such as prescription refills, phone consultations, and patient follow-up.

Participates in continuing medical education as necessary for licensure.

Interprets scientific studies based on knowledge of basic research principles.

Recognizes ethical, legal, and professional issues inherent in providing care to women throughout the life cycle.

Addresses problems positively and listens non-defensively.

Represents PPAU in a professional and positive manner when dealing with clients, the public, volunteers, interns/externs, donors and other staff, demonstrating a commitment to quality healthcare and excellent customer service.

Participates with team members in identifying and improving systems, activities, behaviors, resolving issues, etc. which result in improving quality services.

Maintain confidentiality according to HIPAA and to PPAU policy.

Attend and participate in all required meetings and training sessions.

Participates in annual team review process.

Understands their responsibility and participates in assuring productivity levels are maintained.

Demonstrates respect for diversity in daily activities.

Meet Agency standards for performance measures and attendance/punctuality.

Performs other duties as required or requested.

Qualifications:

Current Utah license as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse or Physician's Assistant.

3+ years clinical experience in Reproductive Health preferred.

Experience with underserved populations preferred.

COVID19 vaccination and influenza vaccination required.

Bilingual in Spanish preferred but not required.

PERKS: Some evening and weekend work will be required. Number of hours can be negotiated. Starting salary will DOE. Along with competitive pay, the position will also have a generous benefits package including full medical, dental, vision benefits, short and long-term disability insurance, basic life insurance, holiday pay, PTO, 8 weeks 100% paid parental leave, and 4% 403b match.

WHY WORK AT PPAU?

In addition to competitive wages and a comprehensive benefit package, being part of the PPAU team means providing all Utahns with the opportunity to move through their sexual and reproductive lives as safely, confidently, and healthily as possible.

Planned Parenthood Association of Utah is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a non-discriminatory work environment. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic.

Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

Our Commitment to Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access: PPAU believes sexual health is essential to every person's overall health and well-being. We are taking focused steps to make progress as an organization that better reflects our patients and embodies cultural humility. We are wholeheartedly committed to this work.

Job Details:

Posted Date : 2022-04-21

Expiry Date : 2022-07-21

Job type : Part Time

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