Utilizes advanced health assessment, knowledge, and decision making skills, works independently and in collaboration with physicians and other health care professionals. Provides health care to individuals and families, emphasizing health promotion and disease prevention. They may care for patients ranging in age from newborn to elderly as noted in age-related category and area of expertise.
NP: Master's degree in nursing
PA: Bachelor’s degree in a health/science-related field
NP/ PA - Otolaryngology
Seeking a Nurse Practitioner or Physician’s Assistant to partner with our three (3) Otolaryngologists and one (1) Nurse Practitioner within a very busy and fast-paced ENT and ENT Allergy Department. This high-volume team offers a great opportunity for someone who enjoys a challenging but rewarding role with the anticipation of growth, innovative, cutting-edge procedures and a wide variety of patients. Based at our South University Clinic in Fargo, ND, the NP/PA will work collaboratively with the physicians and their supportive staff.
1.0 FTE status; Mon-Fri with hours TBD for call needs
Treat pediatric-adult outpatients/inpatients
15-20 patients per day per provider; procedures per day within department vary
Call may be required with experience
Strong collaborative and organizational skills required
Ability to keep up with high-volume pace; skilled in assessment, prioritization, patient education and communication.
Duties include patient encounters both pre- & post-procedure and assuring accuracy/timeliness in of admission & discharge orders. May eventually grow to include some procedural work based on department need.
Potential outreach to Detroit Lakes and/or Park Rapids (requires MN license and DEA)
The Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant utilizes advanced health assessment, knowledge, and decision-making skills, while working both independently and in collaboration with physicians and other health care professionals. The NP/PA will provide health care to individuals and families, emphasizing health promotion and disease prevention. They may care for patients ranging in age from newborn to elderly as noted in age-related category and area of expertise. Position requires high level of customer service skills to establish and enhance positive relationships with patients, co-workers, and others.
Master’s or Doctorate degree in Nursing or Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from an accredited program.
New graduates will be considered.
Current licensure as a registered nurse in appropriate state (if NP).
Current licensure as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in appropriate state.
Current certification in CPR
Successful completion of Essentia Health credentialing process prior to practice.
For more information, contact:
Tori Benders | 701-364-3320 or Tori.Benders@Essentiahealth.org
Essentia Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran Status.
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Effective December 1, 2019: Job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a post-offer assessment, including a urine drug screen, immunization review, and background check. Essentia Health is committed to maintaining a work environment free from the influence of illegal drugs and alcohol.