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Advanced Provider Fellow - Emergency Medicine - Kaweah Health Medical Center

Advanced Provider Fellow - Emergency Medicine - Kaweah Health Medical Center

locationUnited States
PublishedPublished: 1/25/2024
Full Time

Visalia, CA – Seeking Advanced Providers for Emergency Medicine Fellowship

Become a Valued Member of Your Emergency Team

As an Advanced Provider you play a critical role in improving the level of care in the Emergency Department. As a graduate of our Fellowship program, you will be a highly skilled, highly competent, compassionate, and efficient emergency medicine provider. At Vituity we know the impact you can have.

Join the Vituity Team. At Vituity, our core values matter. We embody a Culture of Caring by approaching every human interaction with compassion and heart. With a Servant Leadership philosophy, we focus on what we can accomplish when we put our patients and colleagues first. An Ownership Mentality means we all have mutual accountability to drive positive change for Vituity as a whole. Finally, our focus on Innovation enables all of us to re-imagine healthcare and bring about lasting change. Ultimately, we are unified around the common purpose of transforming healthcare to improve lives, and we believe everyone has a role to play in that. Help us shape the future of healthcare.

Vituity Locations: Vituity has opportunities at 450 practice locations across the country, serving 8 million patients a year. With Vituity, if you ever need to move, you can take your job with you.

The Opportunity

  • 15-month program at Kaweah Health Medical Center designed to train AP’s in Emergency Medicine utilizing didactic and clinical experience.
  • Fellows will complete off-site rotations at Adventist Health Tulare, attend weekly formal didactic training and discussion, and attend weekly conferences with EM Residents. 
  • Hands-on clinical training and close supervision provided by certified PA’s, NP’s, and BE/BC Emergency Physicians. 
  • Exposure to emergency medicine, critical care, trauma surgery, emergency ultrasound, pediatrics, mental health, and intake rotation. 
  • Certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), as well as Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). 
  • Program focuses on clinical excellence, provider wellness and longevity, and the development of leadership qualities that will prepare graduates to be future leaders in their field.
  • Fellows learn how to rapidly evaluate emergent and non-emergent patients, gain experience in procedures of emergency medicine, develop leadership skills, and appropriately disposition patients and interact with attending and consulting physicians.  
  • This is a paid fellowship with benefits and malpractice insurance included.

Required Experience and Competencies

  • Physician Assistant applicants must be NCCPA certified or a graduate of an ARC-PA accredited program. 
  • Nurse Practitioners must be AANC or AANP certified, or a graduate of a CCNE or ACEN accredited program. 
  • BLS, ACLS, DEA Schedule II-V or equivalent furnishing certificate is required prior to start of program.
  • Must be licensed to practice in the State of California. 
  • Previous EMS/ED work experience is highly desirable but not required.

Application Process & Timeline

  • Application Deadline: We are accepting applications on a rolling admission basis.
  • Start Date: Flexible depending on available seats and credentialing completion.

Required materials to submit in your online application:

  • CV/resume.
  • Preferred, but not required: Personal Statement addressing the following: reasons for seeking Emergency Medicine Post Graduate Training; not to exceed one, typed, single-spaced page of 10-12 sized font.
  • Please note that additional materials will be requested upon submission of your application.
  • Please note there is a $30 non-refundable application fee.  

The Practice 

Kaweah Health Medical Center – Visalia, California 

  • 90,000+ annual ED visits. 
  • Level III trauma facility with new helipad. 
  • An extensive medical simulation lab – the largest in the region and has the latest 3G Sim Man. 
  • Cutting edge ED advances: scribes, rapid medical evaluation system, comprehensive ED and in-patient electronic health records. 
  • Comprehensive ED Support: 24/7 EM Pharmacists, Spanish Interpreters, RCP, LCSW, and Case Management. 
  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center. 
  • Comprehensive Cardiac Center. 
  • Collaborative opportunities with our academic affiliate: University of Southern California.   

Adventist Health Tulare – Tulare, California

  • Vituity is partnering with Adventist to manage the Emergency Department and the Hospitalist Service.
  • A 112-bed hospital with a 15 bed Emergency Department.
  • On-site Radiology and tele-radiology coming soon.
  • CT and MRI available.
  • Lab and ICU on site.
  • May be cross credentialed at the sister sites of Adventist Health Selma, Adventist Health Reedley, and Adventist Health Hanford.

The Community 

  • A picturesque community with stunning landscapes and excellent cost of living. 
  • Centrally located in California, Visalia is within a few hours of Monterey, Yosemite, Kings Canyon, Sequoia National Forest, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. 
  • Incredible outdoor activities (hiking, world-class fishing, mountain biking, camping, skiing), and much more! 

Benefits & Beyond

Vituity cares about the whole you. With our comprehensive benefits package, we are mindful of what matters most, and support your needs of today and your plans for the future.

  • Superior health plan options.
  • Dental, Vision, Life and AD&D coverage, and more.
  • Top Tier 401(k) retirement savings plans that offers a $1.20 match for every dollar up to 6%.
  • Variety of Pre-Tax Savings Accounts including HSA, FSA, Dependent Care and Commuter Benefits.
  • Time Off when you need it: Start with 4 weeks PTO annually and increase to 6 weeks with tenure, plus generous sick leave.
  • Flexible scheduling for work/life balance.
  • Yearly annual cash bonus.
  • Professional Expense Reimbursement for medical staff dues, states licenses, DEA license, and national recertification fees.
  • Up to $1,500 annual allowance for medical education courses and professional memberships.
  • Student Loan Refinancing Options.
  • EAP, travel assistance and identify theft included.
  • Free education opportunities for personal and professional growth.
  • Several wellness programs that focus on provider wellbeing and health.
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives including LGBTQ+ History, Día de los Muertos Celebration, Money Management/Money Relationship, and more.
  • Purpose-driven culture focused on improving the lives of our patients, communities, and employees.

Hourly rate for this role is $23.00 per hour.

We are unified around the common purpose of transforming healthcare to improve lives and we believe everyone has a role to play in that. We know that when we work together across sites and specialties as an integrated healthcare team, we can exceed the expectations of our patients and the hospitals and clinics we work in. If you are looking to make a difference, from clinical to corporate, Vituity is the place to do it. Come grow with us.

Vituity appreciates differences; our dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is at the heart of our organization. Vituity does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information (including family medical history), veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition, or any other basis protected by law. Vituity is committed to complying with all applicable national, state and local laws pertaining to nondiscrimination and equal opportunity.

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