Advanced Practice Provider - (PRN) Akron Urgent Care

  • Location: Tallmadge, OH
  • Posted: Dec 4, 2019

Job Description


Seeking an Advanced Practice Provider to work in a PRN capacity at the Akron Urgent Care. The APP is responsible for assisting the supervising physician(s) within the supervising physician's normal course of practice to provide quality care for patients and to increase patient access and satisfaction. Urgent Care hours are from 9am-8pm M-F and from 9am-5pm on Saturday and Sunday. Must be able to see across the lifespan. Experienced providers preferred. This is a PRN position that will be utilized during the week and on weekends and holidays. Standard tasks to be performed by the APP include:

Assess patients
Obtain comprehensive patient histories and perform physical exams
Order and perform routine diagnostic procedures
Develop and implement treatment plans
Monitor the effectiveness of therapeutic interventions
Provide instruction to meet patient needs
Institute and change orders on patient charts as directed by the supervising physician


Experience & Knowledge:
A minimum of one (1) year of experience as an Advanced Practice Provider strongly preferred.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Demonstration of quality care in prior positions.

Nursing Doctorate or Master of Science in Nursing with emphasis on clinical practice.
Completion of formal Physician Assistant training from an accredited program with NCCPA certification.

Required Credentials, Licensure or Certification (i.e. RN, RRT):
Current Registered Nurse licensure to practice in Ohio.
Current APRN license to practice in Ohio.
Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner certification (must be able to see across lifespan)
BLS certification
Current prescriptive authority.
DEA license
BLS certification

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous work in emergency room or urgent care is preferred.
Must be flexible and able to work days/evenings/weekends/holidays

Salary Information


Contact Information

University Hospitals


Schedule Information

Schedule: PRN

University Hospitals

3605 Warrensville Ctr. Rd.
Shaker Heights, OH 44122

Phone: (216) 767-8900