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Family Nurse Practitioner

Benefits Eligibility (Employment Type):  Full-time benefits (32-40 hours per week)
Shift Type:  Variable
Shift Length:  Variable
Primary Location (City):  Craig
State:  AK

PeaceHealth is seeking a Family Nurse Practitioner to work in Craig, Alaska!

Req ID: 176586 


Looking for the ultimate adventure?  Prince of Wales, Alaska is truly one of the most unique places in the world! 


Here's why you should experience Craig, Alaska:

  • The outdoor playground is in your backyard, most of it untouched and unexplored
  • With a 990 mile coastline, there are endless bays, coves, saltwater straits and protected islands to see
  • Some of Alaska's best fishing is on Prince of Wales island.  Here you can target all 5 species of Pacific Ocean Salmon, halibut, rockfish and much more
  • POW is a world class hunting destination!  The island is known for trophy Sitka black-tailed deer, large black bear, and outstanding waterfowl opportunities
  • The Craig Aquatic Center and Craig City Gym offer activities nearly every day of the week!
  • Love to garden?  The Craig Community Garden is a place where local Master Gardner's work together to provide for the community


Job description: PeaceHealth is looking for an experienced Family Nurse Practitioner.  This is not your traditional outpatient care clinic as you'll need to be comfortable working in an ER or Urgent Care like setting.  Because if Prince of Wales' unique rural environment we are seeking someone comfortable treating patients across the age spectrum- from prenatal care to adults.  The ideal candidate will have skills including but not limited to: well women exams, pelvic exams, IUD insertions, basic procedures (skin excisions, lumps and bumps, drainages, etc.), critical care, urgent care, or emergency room experience.  Being on an island with no interconnected road system and no nearby hospital, you'll practice rural medicine like you never had before. 


PeaceHealth & Practice Highlights:

*Voted as one of the top 150 healthcare organizations to work for by Becker's Hospital Review

*Volunteer opportunities to serve on medical mission trips to El Salvador

*System wide EPIC EMR

*One of the top 50 medical groups in the United States

*Providers include 1 Physician, 1 NP, and various medical support staff

*Average of 12-14 PPD

*Call is 1:7


If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Danny Keo

Phone: 360-729-1009

Email: dkeo@peacehealth.org


About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of the founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.


To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Craig community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage www.peacehealth.org/careers.


Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!


PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.


The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.


Location: Craig, Prince of Wales Clinic (318)
Job CategoryPhysician & Advanced Practice Clinician 
Shift:  Variable
FTE:  1.00 
Work Type:  Full Time


Posting Notes: Craig || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Nurse Practitioners || Full Time || FAMILY PRACTICE SVCS

Nearest Major Market: Alaska
Nearest Secondary Market: Anchorage

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