Emergency Medicine Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
Advanced Practitioner Opportunity Adventist Health in Tehachapi, California
Sound is Seeking an Advanced Practitioner for the Emergency Team at Adventist Health in Tehachapi, California!
Adventist Health Tehachapi Valley is dedicated to providing high-quality care you can depend on. The state-of-the-art 25-bed critical access hospital boasts service lines not offered in Tehachapi for decades, including gastrointestinal lab rooms, general operating rooms, and a unit offering a higher level of care for their patients.
- 15,000 volume ED
- 7 bed ED
- Cerner EMR
- Level IV Trauma
- Excellent compensation with liability/malpractice coverage provided
- Compensation range $116k – $145k per year, depending on experience
- $10k commencement bonus
- Access SoundInstitute™ learning platform for continuing education and professional career development with convenient online and in-person educational courses, including CME
Sound Physicians’ nurse practitioners and physician assistants enjoy a key role in driving improvements in acute care, alongside our emergency medicine physicians. 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, and patient satisfaction, and aligning with hospital leadership in achieving the goals set for the team.
Requirements of Advanced Practitioners
Sound values our advanced practice providers and realizes they need a forum to collaborate. Our APP collaborative was formed to provide development opportunities and advance our clinician roles who work alongside our physicians. We offer the same leadership development opportunities for APPs that are provided to our physicians. We are focused on helping you build your emergency medicine career.
- ACLS/BLS/PALS required
- A current, unrestricted license and 2 years of EM background/experience preferred
Tehachapi, CA: Where Scenic Beauty and Rich Heritage Converge
Nestled in the embrace of its picturesque surroundings, Tehachapi stands strategically positioned just 40 miles away from the bustling energy of Bakersfield, a mere 45 miles from the vibrant cityscape of Lancaster, and a scenic 108-mile drive from the cultural mosaic of Los Angeles. This captivating city finds its home within the enchanting Tehachapi Mountains, creating a serene oasis bridging the expansive landscapes of the San Joaquin Valley and the rugged beauty of the Mojave Desert. A vista from the Northwest reveals the awe-inspiring Tehachapi Loop, a mesmerizing spiral of railway track that weaves seamlessly into the landscape. Within the heart of the city, the Tehachapi Depot Railroad Museum serves as a gateway to history, housing an eclectic array of antiques ranging from vintage railroad tools to captivating signage. This haven of heritage chronicles the narratives of the city’s pioneering settlers, while also embracing the natural history of the region through immersive exhibits that captivate the imagination.