Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant- Women's Heart & Cardio-Oncology- Full Time- Boise, ID

  • Saint Alphonsus Health System
  • Jun 19, 2020
Nurse Practitioner Nursing Physician Assistant Physician & Surgeon

Job Description

Job Description Details: Location: Boise, ID Status:  Full Time, Employed Schedule:  M-F with mutual flexibility Call:  Rare/on occasion if needed Salary and Benefits: Student Loan Repayment Relocation PTO & CME Allocation Malpractice Insurance (Incl. Tail) Health/Dental/Vision Retirement (403b) Practice Highlights:  Saint Alphonsus Medical Center - Boise and Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) seek a cardiac Advanced Practice Provider (APP) with a genuine interest in heart disease in women. This APP must be committed to a team approach to patient-centered care.  We need a provider who is compassionate, smart, detail-oriented, and hard working. The primary role of this provider would be to become part of a team providing mainly outpatient care to patients at the region’s only dedicated Women's Cardiology clinic and to help us expand our services to include cardio-oncology care.  A secondary role could include performing stress tests, tilt table testing, placing orders, rounding on and assisting in timely discharge of patients from the hospital.  Requirements: Licensed as an advanced practice professional and be certified as a Physician's Assistant (PA), Nurse Practitioner (NP), or other Advanced Practice Professional in Idaho. Meet the medical center’s customer service standards including interpersonal communication and professional conduct expectations. Previous nursing and/or advance practice provider experience in cardiology and/or oncology is a definite benefit. Comfort with ECGs and cardiac patients is a must. Comprehensive assessment skills, expert clinical skills, and problem-solving abilities.             Demonstrate exceptional organizational skills to facilitate capture of all pertinent patient and operational information necessary to achieve successful patient outcomes and organizational efficiencies. Demonstrate strong leadership skills, exceptional communication skills, and collaboration with Cardiologists, Oncologists, Radiologists, Pharmacists, echo-techs, and other members of the medical staff and administration.  Maintain a flexible schedule to ensure patient and staff needs are addressed and documented in a timely manner.  Familiarity with computer systems and comfort with electronic health care records is required. Community: Nampa, Meridian and Boise anchor this vibrant and growing mid-sized metropolitan area of 690,000 people.  An outdoor enthusiast’s paradise with a flourishing arts and entertainment scene, the region offers a reasonable cost of living, low crime rate, excellent cultural programs, neighborhood parks and nearby forests and rivers. Idaho's culture of physician independence also makes it one of the best places in America to be a practicing physician.  The Boise Metro Area  is consistently listed as one of the best places in the country to live, work and play! Saint Alphonsus Health System is a growing four-hospital, 714-bed, 74 clinic integrated healthcare system serving southwestern Idaho, eastern Oregon and northern Nevada. Saint Alphonsus Health System is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic not-for-profit health systems in the nation.  To learn more about Saint Alphonsus, please visit www.saintalphonsus.org.  The ideal candidate will commit to patient care while demonstrating and modeling our organization’s Mission, Vision and Values. Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions. Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.