Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant, Emergency Medicine

Full Time

Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant, Emergency Medicine

Thrive Where Contributions Are Rewarded and Valued

Sound Physicians’ advanced practitioners 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.

  • 15,000 volume ED
  • 7 bed ED
  • Cerner EMR
  • Level IV Trauma
  • Compensation: $129,000 – $150,000
  • 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

The Sound Physicians emergency medicine leadership recognizes the medical team as key to the success of our hospital partnerships. The clinical onboarding of all our nurse practitioners and physician assistants is a coordinated process that recognizes the skill level of the APP based on a tiered approach to their clinical experience. While the EM APP onboarding program is standardized, it is guided and overseen at the site level by site-specific leaders.

  • ACLS/BLS/PALS required
  • Current, unrestricted license in AZ required
  • 2-years post-training EM experience is required

Location & Lifestyle

Tehachapi is a city in the Tehachapi Mountains of southern California. With a beautiful viewpoint that overlooks the Tehachapi Loop, a long, spiral section of the railway track. This city is known for the Tehachapi Pass Wind Farm, Main Street Tehachapi, and the Tehachapi Depot Museum. Tehachapi is just 40 minutes outside of Bakersfield, California with a higher elevation, cooler temperatures year-round with all four seasons, cleaner air, and lots of outdoor activities to enjoy.

  • Just under two hours to L.A.
  • Low cost of living; median home price is less than 300k
  • Conveniences of a large city, yet the charm of a small town with just over 12,000 residents
  • Parks, hiking trails, and family-friendly events to enjoy all year

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