Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant- Nursing Home Service
Marshfield Clinic Health System
Location: Marshfield, Wisconsin
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: R-0021172
Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world! Job Title: Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant- Nursing Home Service Cost Center: 301361255 Central Post Acute and LTC Scheduled Weekly Hours: 32 Employee Type: Regular Work Shift: 8-hour day shifts, variable days (United States of America) Job Description:
Hours: Tuesday- Friday, 8am-5pm
The Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) is a skilled member of the health team who provides medical and educational services to patients under the supervision of a licensed physician, according to NP/PA Protocol, and within the scope of the NP/PA License in the State of Wisconsin. NP support the physicians while caring for our patients residing in Nursing Home Facilities. This is an excellent opportunity to participate in improving the quality of care our patients are receiving in the nursing home.
You will travel to local Nursing Homes where you will see patients for routine visits, admissions, problem-focused visits as well as discharges. You will be meeting family members, creating care plans and working with a physician, APP and MA team. Participating in care planning and end-of-life decisions of our geriatric population is a valuable asset to our community and holds opportunities for expansion and growth. NP/PA's support the physicians while caring for our patients residing in Nursing Home Facilities.
This is an excellent opportunity to participate in improving the quality of care our patients are receiving in the nursing home. You will travel to local Nursing Homes where you will see patients for routine visits, admissions, problem-focused visits as well as discharges. You will be meeting family members, creating care plans and working with a physician, APP and MA team. Team Members find this work not only challenging but very rewarding.
For positions requiring education beyond a high school diploma or equivalent, educational qualifications must be from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education and Accreditation.
Minimum Required: Master's Degree in Nursing.
Minimum Required: None
Preferred/Optional: One to three years' nursing experience in specialty.
The following licensure(s), certification(s), registration(s), etc., are required for this position. Licenses with restrictions are subject to review to determine if restrictions are substantially related to the position.
Minimum Required: Current State of Wisconsin Nurse License or Nurse Compact License, and NP/PA Licensure. Current Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) License. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification awarded by the American Heart Association (AHA) within three months of hire. Additional department-specific certifications, licenses, or memberships may be required (varies by department/location).
Preferred/Optional: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) awarded by the American Heart Association (AHA) at time of hire.
Marshfield Clinic Health System is committed to enriching the lives of others through accessible, affordable and compassionate healthcare. Successful applicants will listen, serve and put the needs of patients and customers first.
Exclusion From Federal Programs: Employee may not at any time have been or be excluded from participation in any federally funded program, including Medicare and Medicaid. This is a condition of employment. Employee must immediately notify his/her manager or the Health System's Compliance Officer if he/she is threatened with exclusion or becomes excluded from any federally funded program.
Marshfield Clinic Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Marshfield Clinic physicians and staff are motivated by our mission to enrich lives. We serve more than 360,000 unique patients each year through accessible, high quality health care, research and education. With 700+ physicians in 170 medical specialties and subspecialties as well as over 12,000 employees in 60 clinical locations in 40 Wisconsin communities, Marshfield Clinic is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care.