APP (NP/PA) Rheumatology Burlington

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 177535-1A
Date Posted: Jul 25, 2022
Category: Adv Practice/Non MD Provider

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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

As a result of our continued growth and expansion Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, a Magnet designated hospital and ACS Level II trauma center part of

 

Lahey Health, one of Boston's leading Healthcare organizations is seeking a PA or NP to join its highly regarded Rheumatology Group in Burlington, MA.
This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to join an active practice in a developing ACO that will emphasize comprehensive care at all levels of the treatment continuum.

The nationally recognized practice, consists of 10 physicians who are supported by 5 experienced advanced practice clinicians who work collaboratively providing high levels of patient care. Our staff can consult with colleagues in endocrinology, physical and occupational therapy, orthopedic surgery, pain management, hand surgery, dermatology and other areas, ensuring that patients receive the most comprehensive care possible.

 

Minimum 2 years of solid internal medicine or rheumatology experienced preferred

DAYS 8a to 5p, FT, no weekend, no call

Nurse Practitioner:

  • Current state RN licensure in MA, NP in MA, confirmation of Board Certification as a nurse practitioner by a recognized national certifying body that has established standards for nurse practitioners (ANCC, AANP).
  • BSN or MSN with concentration in specialty as nurse practitioner preferred. Successful completion of an approved Nurse Practitioner program required.
  • Professional nursing experience and/or nurse practitioner experience with prior clinical experience preferred.

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
  • Additionally excellent communication skills, the ability to interact effectively with medical staff, nursing staff, and other clinical and administrative colleagues as well as with patients and their families is needed, as is knowledge of applicable clinical procedures and protocols and a demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and ability to provide appropriate emotional support .

Minimum 2 years of solid internal medicine or rheumatology experienced preferred

 

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.

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.