Nurse Practitioner - Hospitalist Opportunity

Location: Michigan-Ann Arbor
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Job ID: 2608 (22804612)
Company: Trinity Health
Contact: Doc Opps    Call: 734-343-2300
Job Posted: 04/13/21

Nurse Practitioner - Hospitalist Opportunity - 2608 (22804612)

IHA has an excellent full time employment opportunity for a Physician Assistant or a Nurse Practitioner to join a Hospital Medicine team located in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

The selected Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner will collaborate with the physicians and other health care professionals to provide inpatient care to IHA Hospital Medicine patients, including those located within the Michigan Saint Joes (MSJ) unit at St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor (SJMAA), which is staffed by Michigan Medicine Hospitalists. 

IHA Hospital Medicine and Michigan Medicine Hospitalist programs are rapidly growing, dynamic and evolving groups. The two institutions are committed to this innovative collaboration which serves the community at large. The Hospitalists care for complex internal medicine patients that have needs ranging from observation, general care, to intermediate care patients. Clinicians care for patients with a wide range of illnesses and system-based problems, ranging from malignancies to cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, pulmonary and multi-system disease.

The Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner will collaborate with physicians and other health care professionals to provide medical services including direct patient care, medical record documentation and follow-up care to IHA Hospital Medicine patients. The Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner will operate within the standards of care and scope of practice as defined by the State of Michigan.

In addition, the Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner will collaborate with the physician overseeing the 26 inpatient bed unit at MSJ, to triage and accept patients to the unit, admit patients, as well as provide cross-coverage responsibilities.

The schedule for this opportunity will be primarily afternoons from 11am to 9pm and will include weekends and holidays. The selected Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner will be employed by IHA and work 1,880 hours for year, or 188 shifts (10 hours).

Minimum required qualifications:

  • Successful completion of an accredited NP/PA program
  • NP/PA Certification
  • State of Michigan License

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to be part of a large multi-specialty group practice.

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

An excellent compensation and benefits package is available for the right candidate including:

  • Competitive base rate and compensation plan
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Retirement Benefits; 403b, 457
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Profession Malpractice Coverage with Tail Coverage

ABOUT THE FACILITY


IHA
is one of the best and largest multi-specialty groups in Michigan. IHA employs more than 1,600 staff members, which includes more than 800 providers consisting of: physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and midwives in approximately 70 practice locations across southeast Michigan, including 36 Specialties. IHA provides high-quality medical care and excellent service to nearly 485,000 active patients.

Recognized as Metro Detroit’s Top Physician Group by Consumer Reports magazine, IHA also ranks in the top quartile for patient satisfaction nationally. Offering extended office hours and urgent care services, along with online patient diagnosis, treatment and appointment access tools. IHA demonstrates that it cares by bringing safe, high-quality, comprehensive and affordable care to its patients. For more information about IHA, visit [link removed].

St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor (SJMAA), a member of six-hospital Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, is an academic teaching hospital and tertiary care center.  The hospital, with 537 licensed beds, is situated on a 341-acre campus in the Ann Arbor area.  Saint Joseph Mercy Health System is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic health care organizations in the United States.  Trinity Health is based in Livonia, Michigan.

Its staff of physicians, nurses and health care professionals have extensive training in a variety of specialty or tertiary care programs, including cardiology, oncology, obstetrics, orthopedics, surgery, Level II trauma, physical medicine and rehabilitation, women and children's, and senior health services.  SJMAA is home of the renowned Michigan Heart & Vascular Institute at Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, one of the top three cardiovascular programs in the state of Michigan based on volume.  In addition, SJMAA is designated by the National Cancer Institute as a Clinical Community Oncology Program, or CCOP, one of only 50 programs in the United States.  St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor provides medical residency training programs in internal medicine, transitional, surgery, OB/Gyn and emergency medicine for 130 residents.

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION

Ann Arbor, Michigan offers a bustling downtown and a charming tree-lined neighborhood making it a safe and ideal place to live, learn, work, and raise a family.  More than 114,000 residents live within the City’s 28 square miles and Ann Arbor is a hub for excellence in education, boasting five colleges and universities.  The City’s acclaimed public school system has adapted a comprehensive academic achievement plan to help ensure all students are successful.

People are drawn to Ann Arbor for its eclectic urban setting and its acres of parks and trees.  The cosmopolitan college town boasts fine to casual dining and world class shopping.  Action packed sporting events come courtesy of the University of Michigan.  Cultural experiences including museums, galleries, and a performing arts center make Ann Arbor a destination for art aficionados of any age.  Endless opportunities for recreation are available in Ann Arbor, which operates 157 parks, trails, golf, canoe liveries, tennis courts, athletic fields and more.  One of the most environmentally friendly cities around, Ann Arbor has a progressive recycling program and takes great measures toward the preservation of the City’s green space.

Ann Arbor regularly receives national attention as one of the best places to live in the United States.

For more information on Ann Arbor visit [link removed]


Minimum required qualifications:

  • Successful completion of an accredited NP/PA program
  • NP/PA Certification
  • State of Michigan License