Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 151568-1A
Date Posted: Nov 7, 2018
Lahey Health is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
Travel Medicine Advanced Practitioner
Lahey Hospital and Medical Center is seeking a full-time Advanced Practitioner to join the Center for Infectious Diseases and Prevention. The practitioner will see patients independently and provide travel counseling, vaccination, general travel health advice as well as prescribe appropriate preventative medications.
Nurse practitioner or physician assistant certification with current license in good standing.
Superior interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated professionalism and ability to communicate effectively with clients.
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, self-directed environment.
Ability to complete assigned tasks without detailed supervision.
Skill in administering immunizations
Completion of International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM) Certificate of Knowledge exam of employment
40hr/week with possible Saturday weekend coverage