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ase send an email to <a>applyhelp@lanl.gov </a>or call 1-505-665-44

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Los Alamos National Laboratory Advanced Practice Clinician (Physician Assistant) 2 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

The Occupational Advanced Practice Clinician will work as a key staff member of the Occupational Health organization to promote worker health and wellness at Los Alamos National Laboratory.

As The Occupational APC you will be expected to provide exceptional service at the worker, group, and institutional level. You will have opportunities to learn and to practice medicine in exciting fields such as: radiation emergency medicine; chemical, biologic and physical hazard exposure; evaluation and management of work related injuries; ergonomics; substance abuse testing; population health management; travel health; and reproductive health.

You will assist the Laboratory occupational physicians in areas including, but not necessarily limited to: carrying out treatments, determining and arranging proper patient dispositions, identifying and correcting workplace health and safety issues, and counseling and educating employees on health-related issues.

You will perform new-hire, periodic, fitness for duty and termination evaluations and a full range of surveillance and certification medical evaluations. Staffs outpatient clinic services as needed, providing clinical triage, diagnosis, treatment, managed care and rehabilitation services for occupational illnesses and injuries, to include possible radiation, chemical or biological decontamination, treatment and follow up. Other duties include evaluation and triage of minor non-occupational health issues and emergency response in the occupational medicine clinic and/or at on-site facilities. You will serve as the Occupational Medicine point of contact for specific medical surveillance/certification programs. Interface with Workers’ Compensation case manager(s). Participates in after hours on-call service with ability to respond within 1 hour.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Required Skills (skills necessary to do the job)

  • Recent experience and competency in a direct patient care setting as a certified Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner.

  • Demonstrated clinical skills i.e. patient triage through diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation recommendations.

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both verbally and in writing.

  • Competency in using an Electronic Medical Record.

Training/Certifications:

Physician Assistant

  • Current Certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

  • Licensed (or eligible for licensure) as applicable in the State of New Mexico to practice medicine under the supervision of a NM licensed physician with the New Mexico Medical Board

  • Current DEA and NM Pharmacy Board (or eligible) license

  • Current in Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Current certification (or eligible) for National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners through FMCSA

Nurse Practitioner

  • National Certification as Nurse Practitioner

  • Licensed (or eligible for licensure) as an Advanced Practice Nurse with ability to prescribe medications as applicable in the State of New Mexico

  • Current DEA and NM pharmacy Board (or eligible) license

  • Current in Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Current certification (or eligible) for National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners through FMCSA

Education/Experience:

Physician Assistant

  • Physician Assistant degree from a school recognized by NM Board of Medical Examiners and the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

  • Current Certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Nurse Practitioner

  • Master degree in Nursing from a school recognized by the New Mexico Board of Nursing

  • National Certification as Nurse Practitioner

Minimum 2 – 5 years experience in a relevant clinical setting as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Working familiarity with the field of Occupational Medicine, accompanied by a passion for worker health and well-being.

  • Familiarity with Occupational Health regulations and standards.

  • Working knowledge of hazards related to biological, chemical, physical and radiologic work environments.

  • Familiarity with Workers’ Compensation

  • Medical Review Officer Assistant (MROA) certification

Note to Applicants:

For full consideration, please include a detailed cover letter explaining how you meet each of the minimum job requirements and any of the desired qualifications.

This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, NM.

Position commitment: Regular appointment employees are required to serve a period of continuous service in their current position in order to be eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the time required, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. The position commitment for this position is 1 year.

Where You Will Work

Located in beautiful northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our generous benefits package includes:

§ PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with the same large nationwide network

§ Dental and vision insurance

§ Free basic life and disability insurance

§ Paid maternity and parental leave

§ Award-winning 401(k) (6% matching plus 3.5% annually)

§ Learning opportunities and tuition assistance

§ Flexible schedules and time off (paid sick, vacation, and holidays)

§ Onsite gyms and wellness programs

§ Extensive relocation packages (outside a 50 mile radius)

Additional Details

Directive 206.2 - Employment with Triad requires a favorable decision by NNSA indicating employee is suitable under NNSA Supplemental Directive 206.2 . Please note that this requirement applies only to citizens of the United States. Foreign nationals are subject to a similar requirement under DOE Order 142.3A.

Clearance: Q (Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements

  • for access to classified matter.

  • Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. SeeDOE Order 472.2for additional information.

New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.

Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status.

Internal Applicants: Regular appointment employees who have served the required period of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the required period of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. Please refer to PolicyPolicy P701for applicant eligibility requirements.

Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to applyhelp@lanl.gov or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.

Appointment Type

Regular

Regular

Contact Details
Contact Name Gonzales, Christine J
Email cjg@lanl.gov
Work Telephone 505-667-8695
Vacancy Name: IRC84351
Organization Name OSH-OH/ Occupational Health
Minimum Salary 94100
Maximum Salary 155700
Req ID: IRC84351
Category: Medical

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