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Nurse Practitioner - Oncology/Primary Care

Job ID: 83524
Location: Ketchikan, AK
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Day
Shift Length: Variable
FTE: 1.00
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description


Ideal Candidate

  • Certified Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner with experience in and/or a demonstrated interest in Oncology
  • Interest in determining and executing plans of care for oncology patients as well as managing their primary care
  • Interest in rural medicine
  • Post-training experience in a primary care setting preferred
  • Ability to work well both independently and as part of a 7-member primary care team

Practice Highlights

  • Oncology focused primary care
  • Beautiful building; well equipped for a Critical Access facility
  • Clinic Hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm
  • No call
  • Average of 15 patients/day
  • Large, shared office with windows
  • Designated CMA per provider
  • Robust RN support

Ketchikan, Alaska - a friendly, family-oriented community in scenic Southeast Alaska, just an hour and a half flight from Seattle. Perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, cultural art aficionados or for those seeking a small-town, leisure lifestyle. Enjoy the idyllic scenery, abundant wildlife, and great opportunities for hiking, fishing, boating. Entrance to the famed Inside passage, a network of waterways, Ketchikan is on an island accessible by jet or ferry. Excellent schools, and a strong local economy, the Ketchikan community boasts an incredibly rich, native culture. The southern tip of the panhandle calls itself the Salmon Capital of the World.

  • Guaranteed first-year income, based on years of direct experience (0-3, 3-5, 5-10, 10+): $128,960.00 - $163,238.00
  • Employment Bonus / Relocation stipend
  • Robust Clinician Wellbeing Program
  • CME: up to $3,800 per calendar year
  • Medical /Dental / Vision / Disability / Life / Wellness

PeaceHealth has been serving the communities of Southeast Alaska since 1923 with Ketchikan Medical Center, a 25-bed critical-access hospital offering comprehensive trauma care, outpatient and home health services, and a 29-bed long-term care facility. Primary and specialty medical care is provided by PeaceHealth Medical Group—Ketchikan and Prince of Wales Island. Our Trauma IV emergency department operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, staffed by physicians who are independent contractors employed by National Emergency Services (NES).

Check out these videos depicting what it is like to live and practice at PeaceHealth in Ketchikan:

Living and Practicing with PeaceHealth in Ketchikan - YouTube

PeaceHealth Ketchikan 100 years of caring - YouTube

Contact: Manjit Kaur, Physician and Clinician Recruiter / [email protected]

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