Advanced Practitioner - Partners Urgent Care (Newton/Watertown)

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Newton , MA 02458

Posted 6 months ago

About Us

An affiliate of Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Partners Urgent Care serves as a convenient and affordable urgent care option for those living and working in the Greater Boston area. From coughs and colds to cuts and broken bones, our providers offer great care for a range of illnesses and injuries in clean modern centers. We know urgent medical situations often happen unexpectedly, so our Boston-area Partners Urgent Care clinics seven days a week. Most Partners Urgent Care visits last less than an hour, so our patients can get back to what matters.

General Summary

We are seeking Advanced Practitioners (NPs or PAs) for our Newton/Watertown Urgent Care locations to work 13 hour shifts 3 days per week.

Skills and Abilities

  • Positive energetic attitude which inspires other team members

  • Sense of service and team orientation

  • Desire to contribute to building and maintaining a great organization

  • A collaborative and talented leader that inspires confidence in his / her colleagues

  • Diagnose and treat an array of pediatric and adult illnesses and injuries

  • Order and interpret indicated diagnostic testing based upon evidence-based medicine (EBM) and clinical practice guidelines (CPG)

  • Attend and participate in monthly supervisory meetings

  • Attend and participate in market meetings

  • Recording patient information as necessary on an electronic medical record (EMR)

  • Become an active and energetic participant in this growing company

  • Perform required procedures including but not limited to suturing and splinting

  • Liaising with patients, general practitioners, health care professionals, and patient's family members in a compassionate and kind manner.

  • Communicate effectively, balance multiple tasks, set priorities, and solve problems.

  • An outstanding bedside manner with both children and adults

  • 1 yr. in Urgent Care or emergency department

  • 1 yr. Pediatric experience (12 months and older)

  • State medical license

  • DEA license

  • State controlled substances license (if applicable)

  • Successful completion of a training program and be able to treat patients in a solo practice environment

  • Board-certified

  • Experience in procedures including suturing and splinting

  • Experience in reading diagnostic studies including x-rays and EKGs

  • BLS certification

  • Experience treating workers' compensation cases

  • Experience treating occupational health cases

  • DOT certification preferred

  • Must be able to speak and write English fluently.

  • Occupational Health Experience

Education

Successful completion of an Advanced Practitioner (PA or NP) educational program that includes clinical training in family medicine, urgent care, emergency medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics or another specialty.


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