Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

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Job ID:
0703.040317.5403
Service Line
Hospital Medicine
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Flexible Schedule|Paid Time Off included|Part-time option
Location:
Frederick, MD US
Job Type:
Full-time
Clinical Recruiter:
Jill Albach (301) 532-2828

Located less than an hour from Washington, DC, Baltimore, and Gettysburg, the city of Frederick, Maryland is surrounded by mountain views, scenic walking trails, wineries, orchards, and a vibrant downtown.

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

  • 298 bed hospital, offering state-of-the-art care to Frederick County and the surrounding communities. Frederick Memorial Hospital is a top performer on Key quality Measures
  • Established 21 physician team with 4 advanced practitioners and hospitalist RN
  • Role will primarily focus on admissions from the Emergency Department and medical consultations and evaluations of potentially avoidable readmissions.
  • Day and Swing shift available
  • 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 in Maryland and certification in Adult or Acute Care preferred. Will consider Family Practice or Geriatric Certification with recent acute care experience. Not open to new grads – ideally looking for candidate with minimum of 2 years with recent acute care experience.

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