Position includes outpatient primary care of a diverse group of refugees and immigrants. Inpatient rounding is available, though, not required. There is also an opportunity for those interested in academic medicine to precept University of Minnesota Global Health Pathway residents who have their continuity clinic at CIH, though, not required.
The Clinic Physician provides direct patient care in the clinic office setting. The Clinic Physician acts as a member of the treatment team, ensures the delivery of quality care, and maintains professional competence.
The Advanced Practice Clinician (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) provides health care services in the clinic setting. This may include the provision of primary and preventive healthcare services as well as care for acute illness and injury.
The provision of care includes but is not limited to comprehensive evaluation, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests, prescription of pharmacologic agents and treatments, non-pharmacologic therapies, and counseling patients.