Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant – Lung Nodule Program
Central California Faculty Medical Group (CCFMG), affiliated with UCSF Fresno, has an excellent opportunity for a licensed Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner with strong clinical skills in the Department of Medicine with Division of Pulmonary Medicine (PCCM) at Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC) in Fresno.
The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) will be an integral part of the Lung Nodule program (LNP) team in the PCCM division and work under direct supervision of UCSF Fresno Faculty Pulmonologists. The APP will assist the Medical directors in triaging incoming referrals, assist in timely evaluations, management, and ongoing monitoring of LNP patients. APP will participate in LNP clinics (about 3-5 half-days per week currently) and participate in the weekly multidisciplinary lung nodule conference. Rest of the week, APP will navigate execution of management care plans, facilitate timely endoscopic and radiologic procedures, as well as communications with patients and referring physicians.
The position is based in Fresno, California, where residents enjoy a high standard of living combined with a low cost of living. The result is a quality of life uniquely Californian, yet surprisingly affordable. Limitless recreational opportunities and spectacular scenery is all accessible in a community with abundant affordable housing. While there is much to see and do in Fresno, the city is ideally located for fast, convenient getaways to the majestic Sierra (just 90 minutes away) as well as the scenic Central Coast, just two and one-half hours away. Fresno is the only major city in the country with close proximity to three national parks, including renowned Yosemite National Park.
Stephanie Delgado, Manager, Physician Recruiting