Our firm is in search of a Family Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant qualified to do full primary care with acute episodic care, preventative medicine and chronic disease management in a rural Nevada town near the half-way point between Salt Lake City and San Francisco along Interstate 80 . Closest major airport is Reno/Tahoe international airport. Low cost of living. This opportunity is with a major corporation. The work setting is a corporate clinic. Some Occupational medicine. Sees on average of 15-20 patients a day. We see ages newborns and up, so wellbaby and wellwoman checks. We refer out to local specialists when needed. See about 3 patients per hour to remain productive. Performs minor procedures, sports physicals, immunizations, well child exams, lab, phlebotomy, wellness coaches, diabetic counseling by dietician. Do NOT do OB. Do PAPS. Do suturing with lacerations. Minor procedures. There are currently 2 MDs and 1 PA on site.
Hours of operation are 8am-8pm, Monday-Friday and 9am-12pm on Saturdays. Work week would be a 40 hour week. We are specifically looking for someone to work M-F 8am to 5pm. NO Call and NO Holidays.
Are you a person who desires to live in a small town that offers, fishing, hiking, skiing, four-wheeling and hunting? If you are looking for a job opportunity that offers the best in quality of life and giving you the work/life balance you desire, this is an opportunity you should not miss!
MORE About the area: 3 hours from Lake Tahoe and 2 hours from Reno. The local economy is largely supported by gold mining, manufacturing, ranching, farming, and visitor services.This small town is surrounded by vast unpopulated stretches of lands owned by the United States of America and administered by the Bureau of Land Management. This provides an opportunity for nearly unlimited access for exploring, sightseeing, hunting, fishing and any many other recreational opportunities.
The region has a mild high desert climate, 225 days of sunshine per year, warm days in the summer moderated by the cool summer nights.Surrounded by stunning mountain vistas,
But it can get hot here in the summer time, 105 some days and cold too Like -10
in the winter time. And yes we get some snow in the winter, about 6" or more sometimes, but not too bad for the most part..
Small town charm, and big city services!
Benefits – Medical, dental, vision, LTD/STD, life insurance, 401k (company matches at 50% of up to 6% of salary), 17 PTO days that are accrued, 6 set holidays and 4 floating holidays. 5 CME travel days and $2500 in CME dollars.
Job requirements – Master's degree (MSN) required. Previous experience in family practice or urgent care setting. Minimum of 1-2 years. Nationally Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Licensed as a Physician Assistant in the state or jurisdiction of practice National Certification with NCCPA. DEA required. Current BLS certification, ACLS a plus but not required. Appropriate certification to write prescriptions under the authority of the Medical Leader, if allowed within state of practice. Previous experience with an EMR software.
To learn more, email your resume along with best times to reach you to Melissa
Salary : $84,000 – $100,000