Job ID: 289928328  |  Last Updated: 10/6/2020

Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Care (Seattle area)

Overlake Medical Center
Bellevue, WA
Applicant Contact
Chris Thompson
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Overlake Medical Clinics is seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner to join our Palliative Care team.

Job Responsibilities: (**Essential job function)

Within the scope of the advanced registered nurse practitioner's knowledge, experience, and specialty scope of practice statement(s), the licensed advanced registered nurse practitioner will perform the following functions:

1.**Performs palliative care patient/family evaluation of hospitalized patients and clinic patients as needed.
2.**Assists with diagnosis, treatment, and management of acute and chronic health conditions for patients/families related to Palliative Care.
3.**May prescribe medications including controlled substances to the extent delegated and licensed.
4.**Orders treatments and durable medical equipment as indicated to the extent delegated and licensed.
5.**Consults with palliative care physician or designees as needed, informs primary physician of services provided and collaborates with other physicians.

Provider benefits:
- Employed position with excellent medical and dental benefits
- Generous compensation model with quality bonus
- Significant growth opportunities
- 3-part retirement program
- Top-rated public schools
- No state income tax

Overlake Clinics is a part of Overlake Medical Center, a 349-bed, independent, nonprofit health system offering a full range of advanced medical services to the Puget Sound region. Led by a volunteer board of trustees, Overlake employs nearly 3,000 people and has some 1,000 active and courtesy providers on our medical staff, including more than 200 providers who are employed by our physician-led organization.

Overlakes financial strength and the enduring dedication of our staff has sustained us throughout the pandemic, ensuring that our mission, Compassionate care for every life we touch, continues for many years to come.

Overlake Medical Center & Clinics is an equal opportunity employer located in Bellevue, WA.

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