Nurse Practitioner - Lemont, IL

MPAC Healthcare Lemont, IL
Job Description

At MPAC Healthcare we put a focus on collaboration and give our healthcare professionals the support, respect, and responsibility his/her advanced medical degree deserves. This position involves treating patients exclusively at a designated skilled nursing facility. The nature of the position allows the Nurse Practitioner the opportunity to apply his/her medical training across a broad spectrum of clinical areas, thus avoiding the narrow focus of many other medical environments. In addition, the continuity of care is inherent in this setting as the Nurse Practitioner follows each patient through every step of the patient's recovery.

Job Requirements:

At MPAC, we're looking for nurse practitioners with strong interpersonal skills. In addition to providing care for patients in a dedicated facility, the Nurse Practitioner must be able to build trust and rapport with facility personnel and attending physicians. He/she will need to effectively communicate in multiple settings; such as, bedside family consultations, phone calls and texts to physicians, and informal training with nursing staff.

Responsibilities

* Function as the primary health care provider that nursing staff turns to for direction and orders

* Coordinate patient care with the facility Director of Nursing and attending physicians

* Treat an average of 10 to 12 patients per day

* Collaborate with other MPAC care providers

Role Competencies

* Attention to Detail: Demonstrates concern for thoroughness and accuracy

* Decision Making: Makes high-risk decisions in the face of ambiguity

* Initiative: Addresses imminent issues or opportunities ("Imminent" does not necessarily mean that a "crisis" is involved)

* Teamwork: Fosters teamwork

* Thinking Strategically: Identifies and handles strategic issues

Qualifications

* Nurse Practitioner License

* ANCC or AANP Certification

* Ability to work in the U.S.

* A great attitude with a desire to deliver the best patient care

Benefits:

* 5 weeks of paid time off (Including personal, sick, CME & holidays)

* Full benefits package including health insurance, dental insurance, and 401k

* Support from MPAC to ensure our clinicians maintain a healthy work/life balance

* Competitive compensation package

* Work for a fast growing and fun company that is making a difference in how healthcare is being delivered