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Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

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Job ID:
0801.011817.5403
Service Line
Hospital Medicine
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Flexible Schedule|Paid Time Off included
Location:
Aiken, SC US
Job Type:
Full-time
Clinical Recruiter:
Cindy Mitchum (706) 799-3592

Minutes from Augusta, GA and an hour from Columbia, SC. With lush, idyllic mountains and beautiful sandy beaches less than three hours away, this is the perfect home for anyone. The old and new blend perfectly to provide a lifestyle that suits the most discriminating of tastes- affordable living, mild climate for year round outdoor activities. A beautiful, thriving downtown complimented by a busy retail mall; an exceptional business environment located in a small but globally cosmopolitan town; cozy cottages and single-family homes nestled among grand, historic estates; a contemporary, progressive college with a small town appeal; award-winning schools. Enjoy an active, modern lifestyle with an endless list of things to do that include equestrian sports, year-round recreational sports, the arts, hiking, fishing and a host of other ventures.  All entrenched in Southern Charm.

As an Advanced Practitioner with Sound Physicians, you will work in an environment that promotes the Sound Core Values of integrity, teamwork, service, quality and innovation enjoying a sustainable career with programs consistently staffed to levels that facilitate a manageable workload for our hospital teams.

This is your opportunity to be a part of hospitalist services in this community hospital providing comprehensive general medical and surgical services. Featuring a comprehensive list of specialties, this hospital is a leader in addressing the health and medical needs of the community.

The Team – The Hospital

  • 248 bed hospital Community
  • Established 10 physician team with 4 advanced practitioners and hospitalist RN
  • Award winning program with supportive resources, including Cancer Care, Cardiovascular institute and Neurosciences Center
  • Aurora Behavioral Health services-62 bed facility for acute care crisis
  • 34 Open ICU with intensivists on staff
  • 27 bed ED with 55,000 annual visits
  • Hospitalists run codes on own patients
  • Blocked schedule with 7on/7off for a sustainable career 
  • Cerner EMR
  • Access SoundInstitute™ learning platform for continuing education, and professional career development with convenient online and in-person educational courses, including CME.

Requirements of Advanced Practitioners

  • Perform evaluation and management services to patients requiring hospitalist services with the hospitalist practice
  • Develop treatment plans
  • Complete admissions from ED
  • Perform dictation of H&P examinations
  • Cross cover for the hospitalist team
  • Perform dictation of discharge summary and procedure reports
  • Write progress notes
  • Order routine and special laboratory studies
  • Write orders for inpatient and outpatient medicine
  • Perform such other responsibilities as reasonably assigned by the chief hospitalist and within NP/PA scope of practice

*** Current, unrestricted license Current, unrestricted NP/PA license in the state where this position is located. Minimum 2 years inpatient APP experience including exposure to electronic medical systems. Will consider Family Practice or Geriatric Certification with recent acute care experience. Not open to new grads – ideally looking for candidate with minimum of 1-2 years with recent acute care experience.

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