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Job Title: Nurse Practitioner, Primary Care

Employment Type: Employed

Salary: Highly Competitive

Shift Hours/ Days: Monday - Friday, 8 - 5 pm

Shift Details: Tues Sat or Wed Sunday schedule 9am 6pm weekend days, 11am -8pm on weekdays.

Degree Required: Nurse Practitioner - ARNP

Years Experience: 3

Note: Please read the complete description below before applying for this job.
Complete Description

The Nurse Practitioner provides routine direct care to primary care clinic patients. This includes but is not limited to recheck and same day appointments. Performs physical examinations; performs or orders diagnostic tests; performs procedures and treatments; establishes diagnosis; prescribes medications; instructs patients and family members about medical conditions and treatment. Provides continuity for patients with assigned physician practices.

Graduate of an accredited nursing program including a Nurse Practitioner Program. Current California licensure as a Nurse Practitioner. Current AHA or equivalent certification in CPR. Three years experience as a Nurse Practitioner. One to two years of experience in related field and ambulatory care preferred. Demonstrates ability to evaluate patients physical and emotional status. Demonstrates ability to provide patient care based on age-related needs. Demonstrates current knowledge and skill in providing appropriate care for patients in the following age groups: Pediatric, Adult, Young Adult, and Geriatric. Demonstrates clear credentials check through the AHP process. Demonstrates ability to clearly set behavioral limits. The NorthBay Way is a set of value-based behaviors that are to be consistently demonstrated and role modeled by all employees that work at NorthBay Healthcare. The NorthBay Way principles consist of Caring, Communication, Collaboration, and Competence. Maintains a current DEA license for schedule 2 drugs and above.

Additional Information: Weekend and/or Holiday Rotation may be required.

About NorthBay Healthcare:

We Are Nonprofit, an Important Difference

NorthBay Healthcare opened its first hospital in 1959 and remains Solano County's only locally based, locally managed nonprofit healthcare organization. NorthBay Medical Center in Fairfield and NorthBay VacaValley Hospital in Vacaville are known for providing quality services.

Our hospitals offer 24-hour emergency care, intensive care, and sophisticated surgical and diagnostic services. Both have maintained accreditation from The Joint Commission.

NorthBay Healthcare is a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. The collaboration of Solano County's leader in health care and the world-renowned leader in medicine provides patients a care team that combines the best minds to tackle the most complex cases.

The 132-bed NorthBay Medical Center is a regional center for pregnancy and childbirth, and is proudly designated as a Baby Friendly facility. Our Newborn Intensive Care Unit provides the most sophisticated services for premature or ill newborns within 50 miles. NorthBay Heart & Vascular Center offers the only open-heart surgery center in the county. The Emergency Department is a Chest Pain Center and STEMI Receiving Center for heart attack patients and a primary stroke center. And our Level II Trauma Center was the first established in Solano County and continues to be the busiest in the area.

The NorthBay Medical Group with offices in Fairfield, Vacaville and Green Valley, includes more than 100 primary care and specialty care providers.

Our other keynote services include the NorthBay Cancer Center and the Center for Orthopedics. In 2016 NorthBay HealthSpring Fitness opened, the first medical fitness center in the county.

Our Mission: Compassionate Care, Advanced Medicine, Close to Home

NorthBay Healthcare leads the way in providing advanced medicine to the people of Solano County. Our compassion, our commitment to excellence, and the depth and breadth of our services, is a testament to our enduring commitment to the local community.

We strive to ensure that local residents remain near home for most of the health care services they'll need in their lifetimes.