Job ID: 177759
Category: Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant
Work Type: FT
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Apr 14, 2023
Work Schedule: Full Time
DescriptionPenn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Exciting opportunity to join the Penn Presbyterian Hospitalist group as it expands in capacity!
Seeking motivated full time Nurse Practitioners or Physician Assistants to join our group of 9 Advanced Practice Providers who work closely with Hospitalist attendings. Responsibilities include caring for two subsets of patients: inpatients who have been admitted and stabilized, and Observation patients who are admitted to the service from the Emergency Department. The APP will ensure appropriate care, patient education and continuity of care upon discharge. The APP will work in close collaboration with their fellow advanced practice providers, Hospitalist attendings, consultants and other ancillary staff to manage their care and safely hand-off patients when appropriate. Great opportunities to advance your career by participating on committees and quality improvement projects allowing you to become a more well-rounded clinician.
The qualified candidate must be an Acute Care Certified Adult CRNP or PA-C with a Masters. Candidates must be licensed as a CRNP or PA-C in Pennsylvania and must have current ACLS certification. Prior to employment, the APP must be reviewed by the Credentials Committee and approved by the Medical Board.
Will be working 7 shifts per 2 week pay period which consists of mostly day shifts (10 hour) with shared responsibility of evening, nights, and weekends.
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.