Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
JOB TITLE: Nurse Practitioner Sleep Medicine
LOCATION: Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre – Wilkes Barre, PA
DEPARTMENT: Sleep Medicine
WORK TYPE: Full time
Geisinger, a national leader in healthcare innovation and technology, is seeking an experienced or newly graduated Nurse Practitioner to join our skilled team of Sleep Medicine providers, practicing state-of-the-art medicine with support from its excellent physicians and staff.
Practicing Sleep Medicine at Geisinger offers advanced practitioners the opportunity to advance their careers while making a huge impact; not only in the lives of our patients, but the nation as a whole.Geisinger is developing improved standards of care and innovative care delivery models that positively influence the way providers practice everywhere.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:The successful Nurse Practitioner candidate will work in collaboration with the physician and have a certificate of completion from an approved Acute Care program for Nurse Practitioners or be eligible to hold national certification that allows the NP to work with the patient populations and location settings associated with this position.Must be eligible for licensure as a nurse practitioner in the state of PA.
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., no weekends or holidays
Average # of patients/day: 12 to 15, scheduled every 30 minutes
Current staff includes: 3 full time physician, 1 Nurse Practitioner in clinic
Support Staff includes: Two front end staff, RRT, Day time Sleep Technician, Part-time Physician Liaison, One Medical Assistant
Teaching and research opportunities available
Ancillary Services: Lab & X-Ray
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.
GEISINGER SOUTH WILKES-BARRE: Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre (GSWB) provides high quality medical services for all ages. Families from all over northeastern Pennsylvania choose GSWB for emergency services, sleep studies, same-day and short-stay surgeries, pain management, rehabilitation and more. The facility is easy to access with ample nearby parking. Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre is a campus of Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center.
We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.
* Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.
For more information, please contact: Linda J. Cindric, Talent Management Consultant, Geisinger, at: www.geisinger.org, 814-272-5012 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family. Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 13 hospital campuses, two research centers and nearly 1,600 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians.Geisinger is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator®, ProvenCare® and ProvenExperience®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey at AtlantiCare, a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and Geisinger Je...rsey Shore Hospital became the newest members of the Geisinger Family. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $12.7 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey economies. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.