Riverside Primary Care - Same Day Appointment - APP - Physicians Assistant
Advance Practice Provider | Full time | Charlottesville, VA

UVA Physicians Group is seeking a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join UVA Primary Care Riverside in their same-day appointment clinic, located at 2335 Seminole Lane, Charlottesville, Virginia.

Position Highlights

  • Join a team of two physicians and 8 APPs
  • The practice offers both primary care services and preventive healthcare to patients of all ages, as well as same-day appointments for minor illnesses and injuries and is open to the community.
  • 100% Outpatient
  • Providers seeing Same-day appointments see patients Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm and can expect to work a rotation on Saturdays.
  • The same-day appointment providers currently work 10 or 12-hour days on rotation and do not take any after-hours call.

Candidate Specifications

Graduate of Physician Assistant

Unrestricted license to practice within the Commonwealth of Virginia
Current DEA certificate without restriction


This is an opportunity to join the UVA Physicians Group (UPG), which is the physician group practice of the University of Virginia. UPG represents doctors and advanced practice providers who provide care within the UVA Health System in ambulatory primary care and specialty practices. It was founded in 1979 as a nonprofit supporting organization of UVA to serve the financial and administrative needs of clinical staff. UPG performs billing and collections functions for physician professional services; manages primary care and specialty practices; oversees provider payroll and benefits; negotiates commercial payer contracts; participates in clinical outreach business development; and offers legal and financial services.

UPG is a distinct organization from the University of Virginia, the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, and the UVA Medical Center, but works collaboratively with these partners that make up the UVA Health System to provide high-quality patient care.

Compensation and Benefits

UVA Physicians Group offers competitive salaries and substantial benefits packages. Compensation includes a base salary along with incentive bonuses based on work relative value units (wRVU) personally generated by the provider and team.

  • Health insurance - Flexible spending accounts
  • Dental insurance - Retirement plans
  • Vision plan - Wellness programs
  • Prescription plan - Health club discounts
  • Life insurance - UVA Credit Union
  • Disability insurance

UVA Physicians Group employees enjoy a friendly, open culture that encourages personal responsibility and individual initiative. If you want to make a difference, consider joining our team.


Education: Graduate of an accredited graduate school of nursing or physician assistant program with a master's degree.
Experience: Department and unit specific.
Licensure: License or license eligible as an Advance Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner, Physician Associate, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, and Certified Nurse Midwife) as set forth by the state of Virginia. If Nurse Practitioner, license to Practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia is required. Must demonstrate and maintain all credentialing and licensing requirements of UVA Health System, the Virginia Board of Medicine or the Virginia Board of Nursing, and appropriate certifying bodies. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) required. Current PALS/NRP, as required, specific to position. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) as required, specific to position.


Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently bending/stooping, reaching (overhead, extensive, and repetitive); Repetitive motion: computer keyboard. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 50 - 100lbs. May be exposed to noise, radiation, radioactive materials, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.

COVID Vaccination Requirement and Guidelines

Please visit the UVA COVID-19 Job Requirements and Guidelines webpage prior to applying for current information regarding vaccination requirements and guidelines for employment at UVA.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician's Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

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Jennifer Stover
Jennifer Stover
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About University of Virginia Physicians Group (UPG)

Since 1979, UPG has been operating independently in support of UVA Health and UVA School of Medicine. We are an administratively supported group practice that operates as a collaborative UVA Health entity committed to supporting UVA Health physicians and providers at UVA Medical Center while improving the lives of patients with outstanding healthcare in a growing number of Clinical Practice Group (CPG) locations throughout Charlottesville and the Commonwealth of Virginia.

About UPG
Working Here

Working Here

At UPG, you will be part of the expert team of health professionals who deliver world-class care within UVA Health. At UPG, our clinical and administrative teams are dedicated to delivering the best academic care directly to the people of Virginia. We are widely acclaimed for our services, research and quality of care that we deliver in stand-alone primary and specialty care centers and in UVA Health’s nationally acclaimed medical centers.

Quality Of Life

Virginia is one of the nation’s most charming and picturesque places to live and work. Our area boasts many excellent restaurants, wineries and craft breweries; historic sites; Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive; and a great selection of homes in welcoming neighborhoods, as well as urban and rural locations. Public transportation is excellent, and you’re just a short drive from the beach or Washington, D.C.