Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant Opportunity - Northern New Jersey

Are you looking for a change on how patient care is delivered? Consider DispatchHealth as we are bringing back the provider house call with on-demand urgent care.

DispatchHealth is redefining healthcare delivery to offer on-demand care for people of all ages in the comfort of their own home. DispatchHealth's board-certified medical teams are equipped with all the tools necessary to treat common to complex injuries and illnesses. DispatchHealth works closely with payers, providers, health systems and others to deliver care in the home to reduce unnecessary emergency room visits and hospital readmissions. Medical teams are available during the day, on weekends, evenings and holidays, and can be requested via app, online or a quick phone call. DispatchHealth is partnered with most major insurance companies. For more information, visit DispatchHealth.com.

Providers should have at least 5 years’ experience in the ER, UC or family practice. This position will uphold the DispatchHealth mission by ensuring that our patients receive health care that is competent, caring, convenient, cost-effective, and met with a high degree of satisfaction.

The clinician will provide comprehensive acute health assessments in the diagnosis, treatment and outcome management of DispatchHealth's patient population to include laboratory studies, minor procedures, splinting, wound care, suturing, IV fluid and medication administration, facilitate specialist referral and/or PCP follow-up.

BENEFITS TO THE POSITION AND BEING PART OF THE GROWING TEAM:

  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Be part of something new, exciting, and progressive
  • Voice and input on technology development to optimize provider workflow
  • Spend 45 minutes with patients on average
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Progressive delivery model
  • Be part of a fast growth company

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • At least 5 years of experience in the ED, UC or family practice.
  • Current unrestricted state licensure as a physician assistant or nurse practitioner
  • Nationally board certified, current
  • Current BLS / ACLS certification
  • Prescriptive authority and DEA

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES/KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES:

  • Ability to document in electronic medical record, ensuring completeness and accuracy
  • Ability to adopt and champion technological tools to optimize provider workflow
  • Ability to work both independently, as well as collaboratively with others to achieve common goals
  • Cultural Competency
  • Knowledge and ability to perform therapeutic interventions such as splinting, suturing, wound care, minor surgical procedures
  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Critical thinking skills utilizing evidence-based standards of practice
  • Expertise in clinical skills related to acute care, chronic conditions and injuries.
  • Ability to identify and proactively solve problems
  • Ability to thrive in a patient-focused environment

Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job; however, this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job.