CVTS Nurse Practitioner in Beautiful Southern Oregon - 22623946
CVTS Nurse Practitioner Opportunity in Medford, Oregon
Asante ([link removed]) is more than a great hospital system in an amazing location. We are a community of passionate providers and service-focused caregivers who collaborate to deliver amazing patient outcomes; a place where our clinicians enjoy a high degree of autonomy with the support of a responsive, physician-led administration.
Our culture, values and people create an environment of sustained medical excellence. All three Asante hospitals have earned five stars from CMS for overall quality — the top rating given. In fact, Asante accounts for three of the five Oregon hospitals to achieve this rare honor.
** Asante has been named a “Top 15 Health System” 8 years in a row by Watson Health Analytics! **
Asante is seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner to join our cardiothoracic team as a thoracic nurse navigator in Medford, Oregon. The thoracic Nurse Practitioner will be working with a team of 2 cardiothoracic surgeons and 7 NPs/PAs, Practice Manager, care transformation nurse, MA's and support staff. The thoracic NP will have primary responsibilities of inpatient rounding, inpatient medical management, and discharge planning coordination for all postoperative thoracic surgery patients. Additional responsibilities include oversight of the outpatient thoracic clinic including but not limited to referral intake, conducting postoperative physical exams, medication management, care management and coordinating referrals to medical oncology and pulmonology.
Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center is a Level II trauma center dedicated to nurturing, advancing and protecting the health of the people of Southern Oregon and Northern California. With high quality services and the latest medical technology our 378-bed facility is the premier referral center for the region, providing superb medical care with genuine human compassion to over 600,000 people.
- Generous annual base salary DOE
- Performance incentives of up to 16% of base starting in year 2
- $10,000 - $15,000 signing bonus DOE
- Up to $10,000 relocation assistance
- $3,000 annual CME allowance
- 240 hours (30 days) of authorized
time off per year
- Excellent health, dental, vision and retirement benefits
Education - Graduation from an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program
Experience - 1-2 years of experience as a NP practicing with thoracic surgical patients. Will consider applicants who have medical oncology and/or pulmonary experience.
Licensure/Certifications - Nurse Practitioner licensed by the Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) along with a DEA certificate. Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certified by American Heart Association (AHA) is required upon start. Must be eligible as a provider for Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal health programs; Provider shall meet all qualifications to participate in hospital's programs for professional malpractice and other liability coverage.
Medford, Oregon is a lovely, picturesque city in Southern Oregon, situated in the Rogue Valley between the Cascade and the Siskiyou mountains. The Rogue Valley is the fourth largest metropolitan area in Oregon. The convenience of an international airport makes traveling easy. Portland and the San Francisco Bay Area are within a 5 to 6 hour drive.
Our mild climate allows for year-round cultural and outdoor recreational activities. The outdoor enthusiast will enjoy rafting, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking and more. Skiing at Mt. Ashland is only 45 minutes from Medford and Mt. Bachelor is in nearby Bend. Medford also has a year-round indoor ice rink for the ice skating and hockey enthusiast and is just over an hour away from Crater Lake and two hours from the scenic Oregon Coast.
Popular yearly events include the Pear Blossom Festival and The Oregon Wine Festival. Nearby is Ashland, Oregon, home to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival and Jacksonville which hosts the Britt Festival during summer. Southern Oregon is a blossoming wine country as well as home to many local craft breweries.
For immediate consideration please email your CV to Stephanie Lash, Provider Recruiter.