NP – Emergency Dept
- Spokane, Washington, United States
- Job category: Emergency Medicine
- Post date:26 Sep 2019
- Job expires in: 46 days
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Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant – Emergency Department
Spokane Emergency Physicians
Spokane Emergency Physicians is seeking to hire additional Emergency Medicine Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to join its Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center independent Emergency Medicine practice. These positions provide the opportunity to join and further develop a high quality health care delivery team. The Emergency Department has an annual volume of 88,000 visits/year between its Adult and Pediatric zones of care.
NP & PAs provide practice coverage 18 hours per day alongside their EM physician colleagues. The NP PA serves as an independent provider, collaborates with the physician and works with a variety of other healthcare professionals. The NP PA will provide comprehensive assessment, diagnosis, ordering, conducting and interpreting diagnostic tests, prescription of pharmacological agents, and patient education. The NP PA will also perform a variety of procedures including laceration repair, I&D, and lumbar puncture, etc. The NP & Pas also are critical in serving our community’s psychiatric patient population.
Join a positive, patient-focused environment where you and the physicians become partners and mutual advisors. With supervision and management by both physicians and other NPs and PAs, you’re supported by people who understand your professional needs and goals!
Nurse Practitioner: Masters prepared graduate of an accredited school of nursing and Nurse Practitioner program. Current Washington State RN and APRN license and certification as a FNP
Physician Assistant: Graduate of accredited Physician Assistant program with current PA certification by NCCPA and registration as a PA by the Washington State Board of Medical Practice.
BLS and ACLS certification required and an unrestricted prescriptive authority in Washington, (Washington Board of Medical Examiners and DEA). (CALS and PALS) or ATLS certifications are preferred by the time of starting the position. Emergency Medicine Fellowship, or 2 years of Emergency Medicine experience is preferred but not required.
Experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Benefits eligible: Yes
Schedule: Full Time
Schedule details: 9 hour shifts – rotating between 7a to 1a
Washington has something to offer everyone. Just about any outdoor activity imaginable is easily accessible. Not to mention the local festivals, wineries, fine dining, art, theatre and shopping. From river valleys and mountain tops to rain forests and glaciers, Washington offers a world of adventure. As home to some of the country’s leading businesses, Washington is also rich in innovation and opportunity.
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington. With over 600 beds, we are a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery. Parents from all over the Inland Northwest know they’ll find the care and comfort they need for children with life threatening conditions at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.
How to ApplyPlease email a letter of interest and availability as well as your resume to: SpokEmer@gmail.com. Thank you.
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