APP (NP/PA) - Gastroenterology

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 176687-1A
Date Posted: Jul 6, 2022
Category: Adv Practice/Non MD Provider

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Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

The Division of Gastroenterology at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center (LHMC) is currently seeking an Advanced Practitioner to join its Gastroenterology department.  The AP will see patients in the outpatient setting to evaluate and manage general GI conditions.  The role will include evaluating patients independently, interpreting test results and coordination of follow-up care.   The Division of Gastroenterology is comprised of 25 physicians and 6 advanced practitioners all committed to providing compassionate, high quality, patient focused care.

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center (LHMC) is a 317-bed, state of the art, Tufts- affiliated Academic Medical Center consistently recognized as one of the best hospitals in the country by local and national publications including Boston Magazine and US News and World Reports. LHMC is a member of the newly formed Beth Israel Lahey Health, an integrated healthcare system that includes 4 academic medical centers and 8 member hospitals. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center (LHMC) is conveniently located in Burlington, MA, a scenic suburban community approximately 15 miles northwest of Boston and a short drive to the lakes, mountains, and shores of New England. The area offers excellent schools and academic institutions, as well as abundant cultural and recreational amenities making it a truly desirable location in which to practice and live.

Education: 

Physician Assistant: Graduate of an accredited Physician Program.

Documentation of registration for next NCCPA Board administration or successful completion of NCCPA Board and maintenance of appropriate CME.

Nurse Practitioner: Graduate of a Masters Program in Nursing. Board certification as AGACNP  is preferred. 

Maintain currency through Clinical Education Units.

Licensure, Certification, Registration: 

Certification and current license to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  

DEA number and Mass Department of Public Health Division of Food and Drug Restricted Substances registration number as appropriate. 

Written prescription privilege protocols signed by all attendings with whom the individual will be working.

Diversity is a core value at Beth Israel Lahey Health. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for our staff. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions.

 

Interested candidates are encouraged to send CVs and Letters of Interest to:

Christine DePierro at [email protected]

Advanced Practice Recruiter

 

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.