Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant to work in our Urgent Care clinics - Full Time - **EXPERIENCED ONLY**
This APP position is full-time -Two (2) years required; Emergency Room/Urgent Care experience.
Required: Active Arizona Family Nurse Practitioner, Adult Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant licensure. Prescribing privileges - documentation from the Arizona State Board of Nursing and Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) license/certificate.
American Heart Association (AHA) BLS and ACLS certification.
Preferred: American Heart Association (AHA) PALS certification.
Examines and treats patients independently and in autonomous collaboration with other health care professionals. Ensures proper illness and injury care and disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Requires a master's degree in area of specialty, certification as a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP), and state authority for advanced practice. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.