Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner (Pulmonary)

Landmark Hospitals Joplin , MO 64802

Posted 2 months ago

Landmark Hospital of Joplin Missouri has an exciting opportunity for a Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner (Pulmonary) to join our dedicated and professional team. Landmark Hospitals are committed to providing the highest level of customer service and quality of care to those we serve.

Shift: Day

Provide pulmonary healthcare services typically performed by a physician, under the supervision of a physician. Conduct complete physicals, provide treatment, and counsel patients. May, in some cases, prescribe medication. Works in collaboration with a multidisciplinary healthcare team to provide high level pulmonary and critical care for the patient.


  • In collaboration with the physician, determines the course of care and treatment

  • Ensures that specific patient outcomes are achieved and that variances are evaluated and addressed in collaboration with members of the healthcare team

  • Demonstrates an advanced level of medical and nursing knowledge, clinical/technical competence, and sound clinical judgment.

  • Professional communication skills, and timely and compliant documentation

  • Responsible for professional development and competency validation.

  • Strictly follows isolation and infection control procedures


  • Physician Assistant
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited program. Nurse Practitioner

  • Master's Degree.

  • Physician Assistant - certification

  • Missouri License

  • APRN
  • ACLS/BLS certification

  • Minimum 1-3 years of critical care experience

  • Knowledge of critical care hemodynamic monitoring and mechanical ventilation/respiratory physiology.

  • Experience with arterial and central line placement monitoring

  • Excellent interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with patients/families, as well as staff and physicians.

  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations

  • LTAC/Acute Care Hospital experience strongly preferred.

  • Ability to maintain quality control standards

About us: Landmark Hospitals is a privately owned, seven hospital system with locations in Georgia, Missouri, Utah and Florida. Landmark Hospitals are licensed as acute care hospitals and certified as long-term acute care hospitals in order to specialize in providing transitional care for medically complex patients. Each of our hospitals is recognized as the regional Transitional Care Hospital of choice in their respective markets. What makes Landmark Hospitals especially unique is that the company is owned by a surgeon, so the focus on people, quality, safety, and clinical outcomes resonates throughout the company.

We are committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

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