Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Geriatrics - Family Medicine
MultiCare Health System
Location: Tacoma, Washington
Internal Number: 100439
MultiCare Health System seeks a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join Pacific Northwest PACE Partners. This is a fantastic opportunity to be a part of the most unique team-based care environment in adult medicine!
What we have to offer:
Desirable 0.80 FTE position
Be part of only one of three PACE programs int the state of Washington
Join a program offering an innovative model of holistic care for elders
Provide high quality outcomes for patients by reducing hospital admissions, decreasing rehospitalizations, nursing home admissions, and ED visits by offering high-value team-based care using a patient-centered approachCompetitive salary, full array of benefits and a great location make this an ideal choice for the provider who is looking to experience the best of Northwest living from big-city amenities to the pristine beauty and recreational opportunities of the great outdoors.
What you will need:
Graduate from a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant program
Licensed in the state of WA as an ARNP or PA by the time of employment
Board certified by the time of employment
Two years of clinical practice experience with geriatrics OR 1 year of post-graduate experience, post-acute and long-term care experience
Prefer specialty certification in gerontology, training or experience in palliative care, MAT waiver
DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority
Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association
Market Leadership: Washington's largest community-based, locally governed health system
Technology: "Most Wired" healthcare system 10 years in a row
Named to Forbes "America's Best Employers"
Natural Beauty: Located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest - enjoy breathtaking natural beauty, outdoor activities and outstanding schools and universities
Easy Drive to Seattle, Portland, Sea Tac Airport and Victoria, BC by way of ferry
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.