Nurse Practitioner Geratrics

Providence Health & Services Seaside, OR

Seaside, Oregon – Providence Health & Services is seeking an excellent on-call nurse practitioner to join our innovative, comprehensive care and social services program, Providence ElderPlace. We are seeking a primary care clinician to see participants in a variety of community-based settings including clinic, assisted living, memory care, and private residences. This is an outstanding opportunity to join an interdisciplinary practice model providing older adults and their families the comfort of a single, coordinated program of health care, housing, and social services. Current opportunity is at our Seaside location on Oregon's beautiful North Coast, near our 25-bed critical access facility, Providence Seaside Hospital. Excellent compensation and benefits, collegial practice environment, and outstanding quality of life in the heart of the Pacific Northwest.

Providence ElderPlace is the only PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly) model of care in Oregon. With eight conveniently located centers in the Portland area, Providence ElderPlace provides and coordinates all of the care services necessary for seniors to remain active in the community. Our exceptional employees maintain Providence's high standards of care while fostering independence for older adults.

Located at the end of the Lewis and Clark trail, Seaside is a popular town for a reason: It's simply a great place to live and raise a family! This small coastal community, population 6,000, is nationally known for its magnificent seascapes, lush forests, and sunny, moderate summer climate. Recreational opportunities abound, including beachcombing, whale watching, surfing, hunting and fishing, hiking and a variety of festivals. Portland is just a pleasant 90-minute drive, offering big-city shopping, dining, arts and entertainment.

Providence Health & Services is an integrated, not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and providers in Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington. We are affiliated with Swedish Health Services, Pacific Medical Centers, Kadlec and Facey Medical Group, sharing one EMR and best practices to create healthier communities, together. Learn more at

* Current, unencumbered Oregon Nurse Practitioner (NP) license

* Prescriptive drug privileges and active DEA number

* One year experience with a frail or elderly patient population, preferred

* Education and/or experience in geriatric health care, preferred

* Knowledge of geriatric medicine

* Ability to conduct thorough health status assessments resulting in appropriate health care treatment plans

* Ability to assess medication regimen for accuracy and efficacy

* Ability to work in an interdisciplinary team setting

* In compliance with the Department of Human Services (DHS), criminal background check is required for this position, based on assigned duties. Fingerprinting may also be required