Nurse Practitioner - Travel Medicine

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 151568-1A
Date Posted: Nov 7, 2018

Job Description

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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.

Qualifications/Requirements For This Position

Experience in travel medicine preferable

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 within 2 years of employment

40hr/week with possible Saturday weekend coverage