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Nurse Practitioner - Senior Health

Job ID: 4077
Location: Bellingham, WA
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Day
Shift Length: Variable
FTE: 1.00
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description

Description

Ideal Candidate

  • Board Certified / Completion of accredited Nurse Practitioner program
  • At least 2 years of post-training experience in Primary Care
  • Demonstrated interest and experience in caring for geriatric patients
  • Interest in quality outcomes with Chronic Disease

The Practice

  • The Center for Senior Health (CSH) provides comprehensive ambulatory care for adults age 65 and over
  • Dedicated and collegial team with a passion for serving this population with patient-centered care in a supportive environment
  • The CSH team consists of 6 Physicians, 4 ARNPs, a Social Worker and ancillary staff
  • Located across the street from PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center
  • Full-service laboratory and radiology onsite
  • Call is currently shared by 10 providers; phone issues only regarding CSH and nursing home patients
  • Epic EMR

Bellingham, WA is the perfect blend of endless outdoor recreation, urban living, strong schools, great shopping & cuisine, and so much more! These amenities are surrounded by incredible scenery, from the sea to the mountains and the rainforest, making this community an amazing place to live. Acclaimed for its small-city flavor and the home of Western Washington University, Whatcom Community College and Bellingham Technical College, Bellingham has a robust art, music and cultural scene while boasting 65 miles of inner-urban trails to explore, pristine lakes, forests, saltwater beaches, and snow-covered peaks - there are unlimited opportunities for breathtaking hikes, relaxing camping trips, water activities, bird watching, snow sports, and scenic drives! Located 90 minutes north of Seattle and 30 minutes south of British Columbia, Canada, this idyllic city has been rated as one of America's most desirable communities by Money, Outside, Kiplinger, Forbes, and National Geographic magazines. Head to Mount Baker for a day in the snow. Tour the San Juan Islands by sea kayak or sailboat. Trek the North Cascades on foot. Stay in town to explore the shops and cafes of historic Fairhaven and Downtown and then catch a show at Mount Baker Theater – you can do it all in Bellingham!

PeaceHealth has been serving the communities of northwest Washington since 1890 with PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center, now a 253-bed, two-campus hospital providing a Level II Trauma Center and a full range of inpatient and outpatient services. PeaceHealth's Whatcom Region also includes the comprehensive heart care services of the Cardiovascular Center at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center as well as the primary and specialty care provided by PeaceHealth Medical Group.   

PeaceHealth offers an outstanding Benefit package, too!

Contact: Sharon Thompson, FASPR / [email protected]

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