APP - Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Family Practice /no OB - Boulder Clinic
St. James Healthcare, Butte, MT
St. James Medical Group is part of SCL Health, a faith based, nonprofit healthcare organization.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
We are seeking a full time Advanced Practice Provider (APP) who is a team collaborator and looking to work in our rural health clinic in Boulder, MT. Just 30 minutes south of Boulder, St. James Healthcare has a reputation as a technological leader in Montana's healthcare industry. We have a full service Cancer Center, broad spectrum surgical services - including Da Vinci Robotic Surgery, as well as telemedicine capabilities. Our medical staff has over 30 medical specialties including Urology, Gastroenterology, Cardiology, Radiology and Hyperbaric Wound Care to name a few. APP must:
Function independently to provide high quality patient care in a way that is collaborative and patient centric. Care may occur in a variety of settings and by different modalities, including direct interaction with patients in the hospital and/or clinic, but also via telephone, video, or secure email when appropriate. Care will include where appropriate gathering of history from the patient and others, physical exam, review of prior records, and review of ancillary data, using sound judgement, critical problem solving skills, and up to date medical information. Develops and monitors appropriate treatment plans, communicates effectively with the patient, family when appropriate, and care team.
Provides efficient and compassionate care for both the patient and their family utilizing multi-disciplinary approach through communication, continuity, coordination and evaluation. Provides relevant education and counseling to patients and families to support care plan, treatment, and discharge.
Collaborates with other healthcare team members, leadership, and medical staff to provide safe patient care. Communicates pertinent findings and information to physician and team.
Assists collaborating physicians with management of patients in the hospital consistent with care site policies, regulations, and approved Scope of Practice.
Responsible for compliance of regulatory standards and practice metrics. Documents in accordance with regulatory and care site guidelines.
Promotes mission, vision, and values of SCL Health, and abides by service behavior standards.
Performs other duties as assigned.
May be required to float to other departments (within scope of competency and qualifications) based on business need. May be required to be placed on-call during a regularly scheduled shift.
- Preferred: Previous workexperience as Physician Assistant is preferred. Previous work experience in specialty area is preferred.
- Graduation from an accredited Physician Assistant program is required.
- Current Physician Assistant license in state of practice is required.
- Valid DEA in applicable state.
- BLS Certification is required
About the area
Butte is steeped in Montana history, and its downtown is architecturally diverse. You will also enjoy our close proximity to Yellowstone National Park.