PA/NP - CHPG Primary Care at Southmoor:
Centura Health

Centura Health
Greenwood Village Colorado

Located in central Denver’s historic Washington Park residential neighborhood, associates at Porter Adventist Hospital enjoy beautiful surroundings, leading technology, outstanding leadership and easy access to everything great central Denver has to offer.   As a full-service Magnet® designated, 368-bed acute-care referral center specializing in behavioral health, cancer care, joint replacement, spinal care, advanced robotic surgery and organ transplantation, Porter Adventist Hospital treats some of the region’s most complex medical cases and surgery patients.  Our Heart and Vascular Institute is the first and only program in Colorado to receive full Heart Failure Accreditation status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. We have also received numerous awards and honors including: The Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award (2014); top 50th orthopedic program ranking by U.S. News & World Report with high performing honors in eight specialties (2014); an “A” rating from the Leapfrog Group for Patient Safety (2014), as well as many others.  The Porter tradition of blending science and spirit began more than 75 years ago by Denver businessman Henry Porter with his generous donation after he experienced care at a Seventh Day Adventist Facility in CA and sought to bring that same philosophy of care to Denver. If you are ready for a career where the work you do truly transcends the walls of a hospital, we invite you to learn more at:


Job Description/Job Posting ID: 120352

Recruiter Contact:

Clinic/Department: 1326 CHPG PRIMARY CARE SOUTHMOOR 





Provides primary healthcare to patients acting as assistant to physicians in the clinic following established standards and practices. Assists with training of clinical staff.

Provides assistance to physicians, patients, coordinators in the delivery of care

Assumes personal accountability for organizational mission and core values

Communicates closely and as a member of the team with all the providers at medical facilities, administrators, office staff, medical vendors, and medical students.




Graduate of an accredited P. A. or Nurse Practitioner Program




Certification by N.C.C.P.A.

BLS Certification required from American Heart Association




Prefer one year experience in a clinical setting





Obtains complete medical history and physical data on patients. Review patient records.

Performs a complete physical exam and records findings. Establishes presumptive diagnosis. Collaborate with physicians in managing acute and long term medical needs of patients.

Analyzes, interprets and integrates data to determine appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and plan.

Interviews and advises patients regarding health and illness prevention. Recommends community resources to meet patient and family needs.

Orders appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures.

Administers injections, immunizations and oral medications. Prepares written prescription orders

Participates and actively assist the surgeon in the performance of surgical procedures; provides aid in exposure, hemostasis and other technical functions to assist surgeon to perform a safe operation with optimal results to patient.

Manages medical emergency situations.



Instructs patients and family regarding medications and treatment instructions.

Provides patient education.



Attends required meetings and participates in committees as required.

Coordinate the assigned physician’s daily and monthly schedule.


* This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned.

Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 


Basic Qualifications