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Nurse Practitioner

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Job ID:
2839.082416.5403
Service Line
Hospital Medicine
Advanced Search:
Open ICU|Autonomy
Location:
El Paso, TX US
Job Type:
Full-time
Clinical Recruiter:
Brian Schroeder (972) 953-9053

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

  • New 180 bed hospital, Featuring 6 Neonatal Intensive Care beds, 12 Intensive Care Unit beds, a 38-bed Emergency Department including 8 Fast Track beds, and more
  • Established 6 Physician team with 2 Advanced Practitioners and Hospitalist RN
  • Complete sub-specialty support available
  • Emergency procedures performed by Code Team or Anesthesiologist
  • Open 12 bed ICU with intensivists available for consults
  • 7 on/7 off
  • 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 Texas. 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.

Location and Lifestyle

El Paso is situated at the western tip of Texas, where Texas, New Mexico, & Old Mexico meet. It is the largest transnational metroplex in the world with over 1 million people and flawlessly blends American and Mexican cultures and traditions. El Paso’s warm, sunny climate and Franklin Mountains provide the background to a young, culturally assorted populace that embraces the past and builds the city’s future. With a high quality of life, affordable housing, low crime rates, and minimal traffic congestion, it is home to more than 70 Fortune 500 companies and was recently named one of “The 10 Best Cities to Raise a Family in America”. El Paso offers exceptional public and private schools and is home to the University of Texas at El Paso as well as Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso.

Nine state parks, two national parks, two national monuments, one national memorial and a national forest are all within driving distance of El Paso! Open year round, Franklin Mountains State Park is the largest urban park in the nation for recreation including hiking & mountain biking. The El Paso metro area has 16 golf courses to choose from and a favorite for local families, the El Paso Zoo!

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