Lavonia, Georgia – Currently hiring hospitalist Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
As an Advanced Practice Provider (APP) 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.
Sound values our advanced practice providers and realize they need a forum to collaborate. Our APP Collaborative was formed to provide development opportunities and to advance the role of our providers who work alongside our physician providers. We offer the same leadership development opportunities for APPs that are provided to our physician providers.
St. Mary’s Sacred Heart Hospital is an established community hospital providing mission driven, high quality healthcare including surgical, critical care and 24/7 emergency care.
The APP Hospitalist Role
In support of our core values, we ensure our advanced practice providers have the time and resources needed to deliver compassionate care. You will be involved with driving improvements in quality, patient satisfaction, and aligning with hospital leadership in achieving the goals set for the team.
Requirements of Advanced Practitioners
*** Current, unrestricted license in Georgia 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 1-2 years with recent acute care experience.
Location and Lifestyle
Enjoy the scenic beauty of northeast Georgia in Lavonia! I-85 intersects through the city, and provides an hour commute to Athens, GA, and is less than 2 hours from Atlanta. The area provides a stable economy with Gateway Industrial Park and several large manufacturers, including the cultural center and Historic Depot. Lavonia is known for tourism with beautiful Lake Harwell, one of the Southeast’s largest and popular recreation lakes, providing a wide variety of outdoor activities, camping, boating, fishing, hiking, swimming and other water sports. Tugaloo and Victoria Bryant State Parks both border the area. Lavonia offers affordable living and good public and private school systems along with local colleges and universities, including Emmanuel College and University of Georgia, Athens.