Nurse Practitioner (MNA)/ Physician Assistant - 24 Hours- Adult Urgent Care - Kenmore
Atrius Health is the Northeast’s largest nonprofit independent multi-specialty medical group. Our medical practices (Dedham Medical Associates, Granite Medical Group, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates and PMG - Plymouth), have more than 50 specialties and 950 physicians, who work together to deliver an effective system of connected care for more than 740,000 adult and pediatric patients in Eastern and Central Massachusetts. We hold every member of our team to a high standard of excellence. Each one of us makes a difference in the lives of our patients and also contributes to our ability to thrive in the rapidly changing healthcare environment.
We currently have a 24 Hour, Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant position supporting our Adult Urgent Care department at our Kenmore Practice. Under the direction of the department chief, the incumbent is a certified nurse practitioner (NP)/ physician assistant (PA) who possesses advanced training/skills in assessing, diagnosing, and treating the patient with both chronic and acute illness and disease. Works in a collaborative team practice that recognizes the patient as the central focus. Serves as a patient educator in areas of specialization.
Skills: Must exhibit strong critical thinking, problem solving, interpersonal and good patient interviewing skills. Highly motivated and self-directed. Ability to interpret clinical information, assess the implication of treatment and develop and implement a plan of care. Demonstrated ability to prioritize, multitask, and work in a rapidly changing environment with multiple demands. Up to date with current standard of nursing care in Specialty. Demonstrated excellence in practice, documentation and utilization. Maintain high patient satisfaction. Ability to work effectively as part of a team. Strong computer skills.
Experience: Minimum of two years of ambulatory and / or urgent care nurse practitioner experience to include chronic disease management. Simple suturing, I&Ds, basic splinting, and IV experiences preferred. Experience with an electronic medical records system, EPIC experienced preferred
Education: Education: Nurse Practitioner (NP) Graduate of nationally accredited school of Nursing and Nurse Practitioner program. Master of Science degree and Nurse Practitioner national certification from AANP or ANCC as an adult-gerontologic primary care nurse practitioner or by ANCC as family nurse practitioner. Possess a current license to practice as a professional nurse in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and authorization to practice in the expanded role. Physician Assistant (PA) - Graduate of nationally accredited, Masters-level Physician Assistant program. Possesses/eligible for national certification as a Physician Assistant. Possesses/eligible for licensure as a Physician Assistant in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. NP/PA - Possession and maintenance of or eligibility for DEA and Mass DPH Controlled Substances Registration. Must maintain Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification.
· Up to 8% company retirement contribution
· Generous Paid Time Off
· 10 paid holidays
· Paid professional development
· Generous health and welfare benefit package
Atrius Health is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal employment opportunity. All patients, employees, applicants, and other constituents of Atrius Health will be treated with respect and dignity regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, veteran status, marital/domestic partner status, parental status, sexual orientation and gender identity and/or expression, or other dimensions of diversity.