Job ID: 289001112  |  Last Updated: 4/28/2015

Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner

Extended Care Physicians
Asheville, NC
Applicant Contact
Scott Kuhlman
(828) 210-2050
(828) 210-2051

Job Description

Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner

Extended Care Physicians (ECP) has immediate openings for Physician Assistants / Nurse Practitioners. ECP provide primary medical care to older adults in Long Term Care Facilities throughout North Carolina.

ECP's services are delivered to older adults living in Nursing Facilities, Assisted Living Facilities or Retirement Centers in North Carolina. Scope of service is focused on primary care and care management of older adults in institutional settings.

Nearly all staff work from their own home. Each Staff member manages their own schedule, consistent with patient need and regulatory requirements. Positions are available both full and part time with a desired minimum of 30 hours per week. Flexible work schedule available. The practitioner must provide their own transportation. ECP maintains a main office for administrative services only.

Family, Adult or Geriatric Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant will be responsible for providing primary care to older adults residing in nursing homes, assisted living and retirement centers. NP/PA must be able to document all services consistent with current rules and regulations. NP/PA will work as colleague on a physician led team and share primary care duties for case load of patients while serving as liaison with facility staff, consultants and families regarding patients' care, participate in Collaborative Staff Meetings, Continuing Education, patient care conferences, etc.

Candidate must have the following credentials & requirements:
- Current and unrestricted NC License as a PA / NP
- Malpractice Insurance Coverage (or eligible)
- DEA Certificate (or eligible)
- Valid Driver's License and reliable transportation
- Previous clinical experience with older adults

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