Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
JOB TITLE: Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant Urgent Care
DEPARTMENT: Careworks Urgent Care
Monday through Friday - 9 AM - 8 PM
Saturday/Sundays - 8 AM - 6 PM
WORK TYPE: Full time – Outpatient only
Geisinger Careworks clinicians diagnose and treat common medical problems including sore throats, earaches, sinus infections, flu, urinary tract infections and more. They also provide routine health exams, immunizations, screenings and wellness services. Services at some clinics may also include x-ray, EKG, IV hydration, and phlebotomy.
Careworks consists of 18 clinic sites throughout central, south-western and northeast Pennsylvania and is seeking experienced nurse practitioner and physician assistant to join our growing team.
The ideal Geisinger Careworks candidates will:
·Take responsibility and ownership of their site
·Possess strong interpersonal skills
·Have excellent prioritizing and multi-tasking abilities
·Have urgent care experience and the ability perform procedures such as suturing and splinting
With Geisinger, you can take advantage of:
·Competitive compensation package
·Exceptional work life balance
·Support from a full range of dedicated specialists and subspecialists
·Health system backing that assists providers with routine tasks and mandated regulations, allowing you to focus on patients
·Ongoing enhancements to our fully-integrated Electronic Health Record (EHR) – Epic
Advanced practitioners must have at least six months of primary care, emergency medicine, urgent care or critical care advanced practice professional experience and able to treat patients age one and older.
The successful Physician Assistant candidate will work under the responsibility and supervision of the physician and require completion of an ARC-PA approved physician assistant program, NCCPA certification or eligibility and Pennsylvania State licensure. Six months of primary care, emergency medicine, urgent care or critical care experience is required.
The successful Nurse Practitioner candidate will work in collaboration with the physician and have a certificate of completion from an approved program for Nurse Practitioners, be eligible for or hold current national certification that allows NP to work with the patient populations and location settings associated with this position (adults and children one year and older). Must be eligible for licensure by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing. Six months of primary care, emergency medicine, urgent care or critical care experience is required.
For more information, please contact: Rebecca Grubb, Talent Acquisition Specialist, Geisinger, at: 570-271-6552 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our site www.geisingerjobs.org/community-medicine, for the most up to date list of career opportunities.
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh Food
Farmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencing
programs, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.
Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.