Providence Health & Services Fellow - Nurse Practitioner Palliative Care in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Anchorage, Alaska -- Seeking an excellent nurse practitioner to join our Palliative Care Team in a one year palliative care fellowship. Full-time position. Competitive salary for fellowship and comprehensive benefits are offered. Both experienced and new nurse practitioners are encouraged to apply. We are interviewing now for the next fellowship year to start August 2019. Being eligible for an Alaska state License by the start of the fellowship is a requirement. Palliative Care nurse practitioner Fellow will participate in a one-year, structured palliative care educational program that is integrated with the Providence Medical Group (PMG) Alaska Hospice and Palliative Medicine physician fellowship and includes monthly rotations, educational didactics, scholarly activities and elective time to allow the fellow to build a specialized skill set in palliative care that could be applicable in various clinical settings (inpatient, outpatient, nursing and assisted living facilities). The fellow will provide direct patient care under the supervision and mentorship of the PMG Alaska Palliative Care team. Successful candidate will possess excellent communication skills, an interest to work with diverse patient populations and provider groups and have a strong interest to contribute to the care of seriously ill people in Alaska after the fellowship. Experience all that the beautiful and scenic state of Alaska has to offer from the welcoming community of Anchorage.

Providence Medical Group - Alaska is a multi-specialty group with approximately 70 physicians and advanced practice clinicians serving greater Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna Valley. Through collaboration, sharing best practices and listening to our providers, we strive to be the best place to practice medicine and receive care.

Alaska offers financial, cultural and recreational opportunities beyond compare, plus there is no state income or sales tax! Anchorage, with 285,000 residents, is a modern American city surrounded by spectacular scenery and boundless outdoor recreation opportunities. Within the city limits are moose, bears, glaciers, hundreds of miles of trails for hiking, biking and skiing, a ski resort, golf courses, major dogsled race starts, and several peaks of the hugely popular Chugach Mountains. There are also shopping malls, world-class restaurants, brewpubs, two universities, a sports arena and a performing arts center. The combination of urban and wild is what makes Anchorage such a special place. Where else can you catch a salmon in the shadow of skyscrapers, or meet a moose on your way to the symphony?

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyone—especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Advance Practice Nursing/Clinical Nurse Specialist

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 208121