Transition of Care/Complex Care Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
Mercy Medical Group (MMG), a multi-specialty group with more than 400 healthcare providers in the Sacramento region, is looking to add a NP/PA to our busy Internal Medicine Department at our San Juan clinic in Carmichael. The incoming candidate would be part of a new model of care designed to provide better coordination of care of medically complex patients.
The incoming candidate would work in collaboration with various departments to take care of selected complex patients with a focus on smooth transitions from hospital/ED care to home. Minimum 5 years post NP training is required. The successful candidate must possess strong skills in communication, geriatric evaluation/management, and advance care planning/goals of care discussion.
MMG clinicians provide services to patients at Dignity Health Medical Foundation locations throughout Sacramento. Mercy Medical Group is aligned with Dignity Health, operating on a medical foundation model. Dignity Health is one of the largest healthcare systems in the nation, and the largest healthcare system in California, with more than 40 hospitals and 400 care centers serving communities across California, Arizona, and Nevada.
Nestled in beautiful Northern California, Sacramento is one of the fastest growing cities in the nation and one of the most affordable places to live in state. The area offers a wide variety of activities to enjoy, including fine dining, shopping, biking, boating, river rafting, skiing, or attending one of many different cultural events. Lake Tahoe, San Francisco, the vineyards of Napa Valley, and the historical Gold Rush towns of the foothills are all within easy driving distance.
Mercy Medical Group (MMG) is a dynamic, growing organization with a long-standing history of providing exceptional medical care in the Sacramento area. MMG is a large multi-specialty medical group of 450+ providers comprised of primary care physicians, specialists in more than 30 medical and surgical specialties, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners. These professionals provide seamless primary and specialty care, working together to meet the unique needs of each individual patient. The group is affiliated with Dignity Health, one of the leading healthcare systems in the country.
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