Emergency Medicine Nurse Practitioner – Coupeville, WA

Full Time

Emergency Medicine Nurse Practitioner – Coupeville, WA

To prospective team members,

I am the medical director for Sound’s emergency medicine (EM) program at WhidbeyHealth, located in Coupeville, Washington, and have proudly been a part of Sound for over three years. I warmly welcome interest from APPs desiring a career change. I’d like to share more about it, specifically about ourĀ people, practice, and purpose, as you consider your options:

People
  • We are a collaborative and established team of seven physicians and two APPs.
  • We thrive on the diversity of our clinicians, hailing from diverse geographic, educational, and training backgrounds. We continuously learn from one another and approach patient care with fresh perspectives.
  • We are actively involved in multiple committees in the hospital, including trauma, peer review, and credentials.
  • Our team enjoys diverse hobbies such as horse riding, cycling, and hiking, along with a strong emphasis on family. We gather a few times annually to unwind and bond as a team with our loved ones.
  • Our APPs have all had at least 12 months of ED experience or hold ENP-C certification. We require ACLS, BLS, and PALS certification as well.
Practice
  • We work in a critical access hospital with a level III trauma center and support from OBG and general surgery 24/7.
  • We work alongside Sound’s hospital medicine team, who do the majority of the admits.
  • We maintain strong connections through team meetings every month alongside our hospital medicine partners.
  • Recognizing the importance of family and spending time outdoors, we offer a flexible schedule. We’re always there to support each other when covering shifts.
  • Compensation is $140k-145k, annually.
  • Benefits include medical, dental, vision, life and AD&D insurance, long- and short-term disability, 401k with match, paid medical malpractice and tail coverage, and annual CME allowance.
Purpose
  • We put patients first. Always.
  • A focus on growth and development is a key feature of Sound, where teammates can expand their careers here locally and within the broader medical group.
  • We’re a community-minded team and encourage our team members who want to contribute in and out of the hospital to help make our local community thrive.

Coupeville, WA, offers a serene, small-town lifestyle surrounded by scenic beauty, outdoor activities, and a strong sense of community. Its charm lies in a tight-knit community, picturesque landscapes, historical significance, and proximity to larger cities like Seattle for a balanced quality of life.

To learn more, please reach out to my recruiting partner, Melinda Tucker, who will put you in touch with me.

Dr. Nick Perera
Medical Director, Emergency Medicine

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