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Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Heart & Vascular

Benefits Eligibility (Employment Type):  Full-time benefits (32-40 hours per week)
Shift Type:  Day
Shift Length:  8 Hours
Primary Location (City):  Vancouver
State:  WA

PeaceHealth Heart & Vascular Center is Seeking an Experienced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant SW Washington

Req ID: 180549 

 

PeaceHealth is seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to aide the coordinator of the TAVR (structural heart) program.  This position would support the TAVR program from a pre-procedure, patient/family education and post-procedure.

 

Ideal candidates will have experience in Critical Care (EKGs and Rhythm Recognition) and any procedural background would be a plus.

 

Why you’ll love Vancouver:

  • Vancouver is a robust, independent city with over 170,000 residents and is the largest suburb of Portland, Oregon.
  • Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy quick access to the Pacific Ocean, Mount Hood, Mount St. Helens, and never-ending recreational activities of the Pacific Northwest.  We are home to some of the world’s best mountain biking and wind-surfing locales.
  • Nationally recognized farm-to-table cuisine, craft microbreweries, and gourmet coffeehouses will keep the most discerning food critic happy.
  • A thriving arts, theater, and music scene and our 26 colleges and universities attract renowned authors, performers, and speakers.
  • There is no Washington State personal income tax.

 

Hospital Highlights:

  • PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center is a 450-bed hospital with a Level II trauma center.  The Emergency Department is the busiest in Southwest Washington, caring for over 76,000 patients yearly.
  • 24/7 Hospitalist team provides hospital care and call coverage and there is a nurse phone-triage team.
  • Last year there were more than 275k outpatient clinic visits.
  • Over 850 active medical providers with most specialty services provided locally.
  • In 2014 they received a Gold Star Recognition from the Washington State Hospital Association for clinical initiatives designed to reduce readmission rates and infections.
  • In 2015, Cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation program earned a three-year accreditation honor from the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation.
  • The Kearney Breast Center was accredited as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers and the American College of  Radiology.
  • Our integrated physician-led medical group has over 1,000 active medical providers with most specialty services represented.

 

PeaceHealth Benefits:  

  • EPIC health records
  • Competitive compensation plus signing bonus and relocation assistance
  • CME reimbursement
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Exceptional health coverage options and retirement plans
  • Educational loan reimbursement (to those who qualify)
  • Employee Wellness Program with FitBit allowance and up to $400 in incentives for healthy lifestyle

 

Referral bonus eligible

 

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Seth A Lidren.

Phone: 360-729-2011

Email: SLidren@PeaceHealth.org

 

About Us

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system employing approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 1,200 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities in Washington, Oregon, Alaska.  In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, the legacy of its founding Sisters continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission. 

 

Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!  We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment!

 

To learn more please visit: jobs.peacehealth.org.  Questions? Review our Employment FAQ or email Recruitment@peacehealth.org. Please note this email does not accept resumes or applications.

 

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.

#NHCN ~SAL~

Location: Vancouver, Southwest Medical Center (150)
Job CategoryPhysician & Advanced Practice Clinician 
Shift:  Day
FTE:  1.00 
Work Type:  Full Time

 


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