Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Provide outpatient comprehensive pediatric primary care service including: preventive and health maintenance services, acute and chronic care, clinical evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment as well as primary pediatric care consultation services.
Graduation from an accredited school of medicine or osteopathy and residency trained in their specialty field.
Three to five years of experience preferred
Active Florida license required
DEA license required
BLS certification required
This position requires a high degree of responsibility, excellent interpersonal skills, organizational ability, problem-solving skills, and written and oral communication skills. This position also requires a high degree of accuracy, attention to detail and manual dexterity.
Ability to quickly identify problems as well as their most effective treatments.
Skilled in addressing patient care needs in a compassionate and empathetic manner.
Skilled in working in a collaborative, team-based practice.
Demonstrate respect and regard for the dignity of all patients, visitors and fellow employees to ensure a professional and courteous environment.
Adept at managing reasonable patient expectations and complaints.
Some knowledge of accreditation standards (AAAHC, HRSA) preferred.
Computer proficiency (Microsoft Office, Internet, eClinical Works related software, and online resources).
Logical, methodical approach to work and capable of meticulous record-keeping.
Commitment and ability to keep up to date with scientific and technological developments/literature.
Able to work flexible hours as assigned.
Able to work at other CHC locations as assigned.
Internal Number: 1186
About Community Health Centers, Inc.
Community Health Centers, (CHC) is a private, non-profit organization that provides healthcare services to insured, uninsured, under-insured, and under-served children and adults within Central Florida. We are a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) organization that began its operations in 1972 in Apopka, Florida.
We have voluntarily chosen to be accredited by the prestigious Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care Inc. and are covered under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA). This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).
We provide care to more than 66,000 patients each year in the Apopka, Bithlo, Clermont, Forest City, Groveland, Lake Ellenor, Leesburg, Meadow Woods, Pine Hills, Tavares and Winter Garden communities.