CareerMD | View Listing

Email This Employer

   Apply for this position or request more information
Attach CV

The MHealth Primary Care Centerprovides you and your family with compassionate, quality health care. We specialize in the prevention and treatment of acute and chronic diseases and due to our University location have the privilege of caring for patient receiving tertiary and quaternary care at MHealth. Our services include family medicine, internal medicine, health psychology, and pharmaceutical care. We also provide expertise in such areas as sports and travel medicine.

Ourpractitioners provide care for many medical conditions including (but not limited to) the following:

Aging geriatrics and eldercare
Alzheimer's disease
Asthma
Bladder, urinary tract
Breast disease (non-cancer)
Childhood diseases
Cirrhosis
Digestive system
Family medicine/primary care
Fitness
Infectious diseases
Internal medicine/general medicine
Intestinal disorders
Kidney disease
Liver
Mental health
Pediatrics
Respiratory problems
Rheumatic diseases
Sinus problems
Skin diseases
Sports injuries
Vaccination

University of Minnesota Physicians seeks a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistantto join the team at The Primary Care Center. The Certified NP or PA is a member of the primary health care team who works in collaboration with physicians and other medical staff to provide comprehensive health care to patients. TheNP/PA engages in independent decision making about health care needs and provides health care services to individuals. The NP/PA obtains patient histories, perform physical and psychological health assessments, provide patient and family education and counseling, ensure continuity of health care services, and manage acute and chronic disease conditions. The patients seen in the PCC are often medically and socially complex and the NP/PA would be an integral team member to see patients on an urgent basis with the support of the existing physician and NP team.

The NP/PA will primarily be seeing return patients for existing providers in the clinic and to accomodate same day and walk in patients.

The new MHealth Clinics and Surgery Center opened on February 29, 2016 and features state of the art technology and processes to enhance the care of complex patients. There will be some clinic sessions expected until 7pm and occasional Saturday clinic 8-12, no call.

Job Qualifications:

Minimum one-year experience required.

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and formal adult or family nurse practitioner training program or accredited physician assistant training program.

Current MN APRN license, Approved or eligible by the Minnesota Board of Nursing for prescription writing privileges, or licensure through the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Certified through ANCC, AANP orNCCPA.Meets threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileging.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitalsincluding an academic medical center and long-term care hospitalserving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota. Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairviews 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.