Physician Assistant or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

  • MaineHealth
  • Biddeford, ME 04005, USA
  • Aug 20, 2021

Job Description


  • Position Summary
    • The Physician Assistant (PA) or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) also known as Advanced Practice Provider (APP) provides primary care to patients under the supervision of the Supervising Physician in the clinic following established standards and practices.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: Successful completion of an approved Physician Assistant/Acute Care NP program with a Master’s Degree level of education is preferred.
    • License/Certifications: Current license issued by the State of Maine as Physician Assistant or Acute Care NP with SMHC supervising physician required. Current certification as PA-C/ACNP required. BLS certification is required.
    • Experience: Three or more years of experience in a hospital setting.
    • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Unit specific criteria desired based on specialty. See unit specific statement of clinical competency.