Nurse Practitioner - Cardiology Opportunity - 2697 (22908285)
Saint Alphonsus Medical Group and Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Nampa have an excellent full-time employment opportunity for a cardiac Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant located in Nampa, Idaho.
The advanced practice provider should be genuinely interested in cardiovascular disease and a patient centered approach to inpatient and outpatient care with a commitment to a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care. The selected candidate will be providing inpatient and outpatient support for Heart Care patients. This includes performing of stress tests, placing orders, rounding on and timely discharging of patients from the hospital.
The schedule for this opportunity is variable, and includes weekdays and weekends.
The advanced practice provider should have a current unrestricted Nurse Practitioner of Physician Assistant license in Idaho; valid controlled substance registration with Idaho; Board of Pharmacy and DEA. A strong medical background and a desire to develop a practice to support a growing multi-specialty medical group. Previous advance practice provider experience in cardiac disease management or chronic care management preferred.
This is an exciting opportunity for the right Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant physician to be part of Saint Alphonsus Health System.
An excellent and competitive income and benefits package is available.
ABOUT THE FACILITY
Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Nampa - (SAMC-Nampa) is a 152 bed community medical center serving people throughout the greater Nampa, Idaho area. As a not-for-profit medical center, SAMC-Nampa reinvests its profits back into the community and works to improve the health and well-being of those we serve by emphasizing care that is patient-centered, innovative and community based. It focuses on providing services in a spiritual, healing environment; is renowned for its state-of-the-art digital environment and pioneering technologies.
As an example of this reinvestment, SAMC-Nampa is developing the state of the art, $33.5 million Nampa Health Plaza along the I-84 corridor with a full service emergency room, the 20 bed Birkeland Maternity Center, cardiac care center, and ambulatory surgery.
HealthGrades, the nation’s most trusted, independent source of physician information and hospital quality ratings, recognized Saint Alphonsus Health System with multiple # 1 State rankings for Overall Cardiac Services, Cardiology Services, Cardiac Surgery, Coronary Interventional Procedures, Neurosciences, Neurosurgery, Treatment of Stroke and Gastro-Intestinal Services. Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Nampa also was recognized with multiple # 1 State rankings. The hospital also received five 5-Star Ratings including recognition for Coronary Interventional Procedures, treatment for heart attack and total hip replacement.
SAMC – Nampa is part of Saint Alphonsus Health System (SAHS), a growing four-hospital, 714-bed integrated healthcare system. The four medical centers, along with Saint Alphonsus Medical Group’s 380+ providers at many clinic locations, serve the full range of the health and wellness needs of the people in southwestern Idaho, eastern Oregon and northern Nevada. The system is comprised of Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise, Idaho, Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Nampa, Idaho, Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Ontario, Oregon and Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Baker City, Oregon.
Saint Alphonsus is a member of Trinity Health/Catholic Health East, the second largest Catholic health care system in the nation. Trinity Health/Catholic Health East is based in Livonia, Michigan.
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Nampa, Idaho, is Idaho’s second-largest city with a population of more than 83,000 residents. Situated in Canyon County, Nampa lies west of Boise and is located in the center of the Boise metro area; it is less than 20 miles from the Boise Airport. Located along Interstate 84, the area boasts excellent transportation corridors in all four directions.
The city of Nampa is experiencing dramatic growth in its residential, commercial and industrial sectors. Nampa's family-friendly community has a distinct cultural heritage and its historic downtown stands poised for a renaissance. Civic amenities enhance the excitement of a culturally rich urban core and translate into a dynamic place to live and work.
For Multiple years, Nampa has been named among the Top 100 Communities for Youth. Nampa’s schools, library, Boys and Girls Club and numerous non-profit community events and agencies give young people opportunities to grow. Nampa is also home to Northwest Nazarene University, the Idaho Hispanic Cultural Center, Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge and Celebration Park – showcasing Native American art from over 12,000 years ago. With wineries, golf courses, museums, concerts, a farmer’s market and annual rodeos, it’s easy for Nampa to live up to the motto, “Small town feeling - Big time fun!”
Nampa boasts tremendous recreation opportunities, with swimming, boating, fishing, off-road trails, hiking and bird watching. Just 15 miles south of town, the Snake River winds through a dramatic desert canyon. The Boise Mountains (30 miles to the north) and Owyhee Mountains (30 miles to the south) provide ample opportunities for skiing, alpine hiking, hunting, rock climbing, and amazing sightseeing. There are vast public lands perfect for exploring, biking and camping. The city sits at an elevation of 2,480 feet, and the high desert climate offers four seasons with mild winters.
Nampa and its surrounding communities afford a quality of life second to none. Offering good jobs, affordable housing, a safe place to raise a family and outdoor recreation opportunities are just some of what makes Nampa the great place it is!
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