Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 171331-1A
Date Posted: Dec 15, 2021
Category: Adv Practice/Non MD Provider
Welcome to Winchester Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Winchester Hospital was the first hospital in Massachusetts to earn Magnet recognition, the American Nurses Association’s highest honor for nursing excellence, three times. It has since received the recognition a fourth time. As the northwest suburban Boston area’s leading provider of comprehensive health care services, the 229-bed facility provides care in general, bariatric and vascular surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, oncology, gastroenterology, rehabilitation, radiation oncology, pain management, obstetrics/gynecology and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.
About the Job
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine – NP or PA
The NP or PA will be responsible for providing outpatient management care which will include both initial consultations and a series of follow up appointments for primarily sleep medicine patients. Also, responsible for notifying patients of the findings of their sleep studies, initiating and managing CPAP setups and monitoring patient compliance through outreach and follow-up care. Must also support our pulmonary provider at times and may also include obtaining patient vital signs as needed. Experience with Epic is helpful.
· Preference for experience with pulmonary or inpatient care
· Co-management of patients with complex pulmonary disease with physician providers including:
o interstitial lung diseases
o oxygen requiring patients
o Hospital consultation patients
· Follow up of patients with sleep disorders including
o obstructive sleep apnea, help patients with troubleshooting treatment problems and monitoring compliance and efficacy
o Provider will Receive on the job education on sleep disorders
· Full time or part time position
· Assist with managing and communicating patient results from various testing
· Interfacing with sleep lab staff and office staff
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.
Contact for Inquires:
Kara Freeburg, Advanced Practice Recruiter