Palliative Care Nurse Practitioners or Physician Assistants

Recruiter
NEHCR
Location
Bridgeport
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 18, 2016
Closes
Oct 16, 2016
Industry
Accounting
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Community-based palliative care provider is expanding in your area and looking for caring and compassionate providers. The Nurse Practitioners (NP) and or Physician Assistants (PA) provide an extra layer of support to patients facing a serious illness through an ambitious palliative care program focused on caring for patients in their homes and outpatient clinics.
The ideal candidate will have a passion, devotion, and desire to impact the lives of the patients and families facing serious illness.
New Graduate Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants welcome to apply. Willing to train the right candidates with a passion for patient care.
Functions performed:

Develop and implement clinical plans of care for adult patients facing chronic and complex conditions
Traveling within your designated territory to provide excellent care to a small number of patients daily
Ability to meet the patient's and family's physical and psychosocial needs with support and input from the inter-disciplinary team
Complete history and physical exams and diagnostics as needed, educate patients and families about medication usage, maintain patient medical records and medical documentation, Prescribe medication

To join, you will need:

Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant with active Board certification and state license
Previous experience in home-based services, complex cases and/or palliative care is a plus
CPR certification
Reliable automobile, valid driver's license and minimum state required liability auto insurance

We offer a competitive benefits package to eligible full-time employees, which includes the following:
Competitive salary
Medical Insurance Dental Insurance Vision Insurance Prescription Coverage Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
Life/AD&D Coverage Short Term Disability 401(k) Plan Paid Time Off (PTO) Corporate Holidays
Mileage reimbursement
Laptop/ iPhone/ wireless hotspot card provides