Nurse Practitioner - Gastroenterology Opportunity (22781647)

Location: Pennsylvania - Darby
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Job ID: 2586 (22781647)
Company: Trinity Health
Contact: Doc Opps    Call: 734-343-2300
Job Posted: 07/28/21

Nurse Practitioner - Gastroenterology Opportunity - 2586 (22781647)

Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic, one of the largest health systems in the Delaware Valley, has an excellent full time opportunity for a certified Nurse Practitioner to join our employed Gastroenterology medical group and practice located on the Fitzgerald Campus of Mercy Catholic Medical Center in Darby, Pennsylvania.

The selected candidate will join three full time Gastroenterologists and a Physician Assistant in this outpatient practice. The schedule is Monday – Friday with a hospital consult service. There are opportunities for teaching and research.

Clinical Responsibilities include performing a physical examination using techniques of observation, inspection, auscultation, percussion, and palpation in accordance with applicable scope of licensure and established standards; and diagnosing and treat patients for a variety of GI conditions including abdominal pain, dyspepsia, nausea, dysphagia, constipation, diarrhea, GI bleeding, elevated liver enzymes and other GI complaints.

The selected candidate will also conduct inpatient consultations, emergency room consultations and patient appointments and consultations in an office setting attending to scheduled, and where required, unscheduled outpatients; consult with physician, as appropriate, based on information obtained from patient's history, physical exam, lab and testing results; communicate with patient all results of testing and lab as per Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Policy; and manage and facilitate procedure schedule with the Endoscopy Service.

Requirements for this opportunity include graduation from an Accredited Program, Board Certification in specialty and a license to practice in the state of Pennsylvania. Adult Gerontologic Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certification and experience practicing in advanced nursing role with emphasis on Gastroenterology are preferred.

New graduates will be considered if they have experience as an RN in the specialty.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Nurse Practitioner to be part of a well-established group.

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic offers a competitive salary and compensation package based on training and clinical experience including:

  • Malpractice coverage
  • Paid vacation and CME
  • Health and dental insurance
  • 403(b) plan

FACILITY DESCRIPTION

Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital located in Darby, PA is a 188-bed acute care community teaching hospital that has been serving a large number of economically fragile neighborhoods in Delaware County and Southwest Philadelphia for 85 years. In 2018, the hospital admitted 7,819 patients, cared for 40,473 people in the Emergency Department, and saw 149,884 outpatient registrations.

Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital is home to comprehensive heart and vascular care, cancer care, bariatrics, orthopedics and ambulatory services, advanced diagnostic and interventional radiology, gastroenterology services including a heartburn clinic, an endoscopy center, a sleep center, orthopedics, wound care, behavioral health services, acute inpatient rehabilitation, and physical and occupational therapy.

Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital is consistently recognized by leading healthcare accreditors and insurers for the quality of care provided to patients.

Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic comprises Mercy Health System (Southeastern Pennsylvania), Saint Francis Healthcare (Wilmington, DE), St. Mary Medical Center (Langhorne, Pa.), and their associated home health and LIFE programs, aligned joint ventures, sub-corporations, programs and services.

Formed in October 2018, the Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic region empowers the three Trinity Health Regional Health Ministries to be one unified, regional system with five hospitals, continuing care services and support services, operating from a position of strength across the many diverse neighborhoods we serve. Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic will serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence.

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania –is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the fifth-most-populous city in the United States, and the core of the sixth-largest metropolitan area in the country.

Located in the western suburbs of Philadelphia, the area boasts wonderful family oriented residential communities.  There is quick access to historic Philadelphia with fabulous cultural opportunities, theater, orchestra, museums and restaurants.  Beaches, mountains, New York City and Washington DC are also just a short drive away.

Craving some fun in the fresh air and sunshine?  Enjoy biking, fishing, hunting, horseback riding, golf and our many parks.  The Countryside has more outdoor activities than you can shake a walking stick at including wine trails and even Appalachian trails, the possibilities are endless.

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Requirements for this opportunity include graduation from an Accredited Program, Board Certification in specialty and a license to practice in the state of Pennsylvania. Adult Gerontologic Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certification and experience practicing in advanced nursing role with emphasis on Gastroenterology are preferred.

New graduates will be considered if they have experience as an RN in the specialty.