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Nurse Practitioner in Seattle, WA in Seattle at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 5/22/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Seattle
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/22/2024

Job Description

Are you an experienced primary care nurse practitioner (NP) or physician assistant (PA) who aims to make a difference in the lives of your patients by providing quality care? TeamHealth needs someone like you! TeamHealth is hiring a full-time nurse practitioner (NP) or physician assistant (PA) to work in a skilled nursing facility environment in the Seattle area rounding on patients 5 days per week. This job includes the flexibility to set your own schedule, autonomy over your practice, uncapped earning potential and the opportunity to build a position that matches your ideal lifestyle and career goals. Key Responsibilities: 
  • Perform primary care in a skilled nursing facility setting for short term and long-term patients
  • Manage chronic disease, diagnose illnesses and medical conditions, and implement plan of care
  • Order and interpret lab results
  • Prescribe and monitor medications
  • Consult with physicians and coordinate patient care with other healthcare providers
  • Educate patients and their caregivers on coping skills to handle chronic and age-related 
Desired Attributes: 
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate with the healthcare team
  • Strong clinical skills, work ethic, and ability to work independently
  • Adaptability and flexibility to address the fluctuations that occur during the aging process and with chronic illness
  • Empathy, compassion and ability to connect and engage with your patients
Requirements: 
  • 1 or more years of experience in primary care
  • Post-acute care experience a plus but not required
  • Active and unrestricted nurse practitioner license in the state of Washington
  • Active and unrestricted DEA for the state of Washington
Compensation and Benefits:
Our compensation is a productivity-based model (Fee for Service) that offers you control to maximize your income potential. Expected compensation is estimated salary range of $122,000 to $142,000 annually. This full-time role is benefit eligible. Don't let this opportunity slip away, apply today! California Applicant Privacy Act:  

Position Highlights

  • Flexible weekday schedule with weekday call requirements only
  • Excellent comprehensive benefits package for clinicians working a minimum of 3.5 days per week
  • Uncapped earning potential
  • Paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage
  • Leadership and growth opportunities to further your career
  • Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
  • Stability of a respected industry leader
  • Access to TeamHealth�s clinician wellness and referral program

    Why TeamHealth Post-Acute Care?

    TeamHealth has been in operation for over 40 years and as the leading provider of facilities-based medicine, TeamHealth�s Post-acute Care program is the largest network of post-acute care clinicians. Our team is comprised of more than 1,500 primary care and behavioral health clinicians in more than 31 states. Our post-acute program is built around a team that coordinates care across skilled nursing, long-term care, nursing homes, assisted living facilities and rehabilitation facilities. We deliver care to post-acute patients at over 2000 post-acute facilities. Our post-acute clinicians help us prevent avoidable readmissions, improve alignment between post-acute and acute facilities, and promote successful care transitions to deliver a higher standard of patient care. Our post-acute care clinicians receive best-in class orientation and training, a dedicated EHR system and access to ongoing clinical education. TeamHealth has the resources to support you growing a strong practice and provide you with an excellent work/life balance. We are offering an exciting opportunity to be a part of one of the fastest growing fields in healthcare today.

    Seattle, Washington

    The cosmopolitan city of Seattle is well known as the home of Pike Place Market and the Space Needle, and there is much more to this waterfront metropolis. Home to a large tech industry including Microsoft and Amazon, Seattle's residents enjoy all the benefits of big-city living along with the opportunity to experience the beauty of Mother Nature, fueled by its rainy climate. Surrounded by water, mountains and evergreen forests, Seattle is known as one of the fittest cities in the U.S., especially for walkers and bikers, and its location makes it a mecca for all water sports. With its vast selection of activities geared for both children and their parents, Seattle is an excellent place to raise a family. Seattle Public Schools provide a quality education to more than 50,000 students in almost 100 schools across Seattle's neighborhoods. The most popular neighborhoods in Seattle feature high-end single-family homes, and many residents choose to buy in more affordable outlying areas. Seattle has the highest per-capita music and dance attendance in the U.S., with 80 live music clubs and 15 symphony orchestras, not to mention a number of professional theaters and museums. Seattle's climate is oceanic, with cool, wet winters and mild, relatively dry summers.

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