Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 175975-1A
Date Posted: May 3, 2022
Category: Adv Practice/Non MD Provider
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
In collaboration with the supervising physician, the Physician Assistant provides primary health care for acute and chronic diseases and offers preventative medical care through lifestyle changes, risk factor modification and early detection of disease through routine screening. Plans, develops, coordinates and provides health education and counseling in response to client and community needs. Responsible for monitoring and ensuring high quality practice is accountable for her/his practice outcomes. Incorporates the professional dimension of the nurse practitioner role and provides leadership and direction for continued role development.
Minimum of two years healthcare experience in a hospital or practice setting preferred. A professional level of knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and other Managed Care regulations. Strong ethical beliefs and the ability to be discreet and protect the integrity of confidential information including respect for patient rights, property and privacy. Interpersonal skills in order to relate to patients and employees with all personality types and cultural differences to negotiate effective working relationships and develop positive resolutions to conflicts.
Current Massachusetts Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant license Certification and current license to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Cummings Center in Beverly
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.