New Graduate Nurse Practitioners & Physician Assistants - Urgent Care Immersion Program in Portland/Vancouver

Beaverton, Oregon  | Physicians & Advanced Practitioners

Description

Position at Legacy Health | GoHealth Urgent Care

New Graduate Program for
Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants!

 

Legacy-GoHealth Urgent Care is currently seeking a limited number of dedicated and enthusiastic new Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to join our urgent care team.  This position is based in our centers located in Vancouver, WA and Portland, OR.


This
unique opportunity includes a comprehensive 12-month urgent care specific training program, designed for new graduate NPs/PAs who are eager to launch their career in urgent care medicine.

 

As part of our team, you will benefit from mentoring by experienced providers, in-service training sessions, and online education, all while working full-time in a dynamic urgent care setting. The first cohort will start in November 2023.

Minimum Qualifications & Requirements: 

  • Master’s degree as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse –NP or graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant Program
  • Appropriate board certification (AANC, AANP, NCCPA etc.)
  • Active or pending state licensure in Oregon.
  • Washington license will be required after start date.
  • Certified and trained to see both adults and pediatrics (ages 6 months and up)
  • Certification in Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Available to work a full-time schedule, including every other weekend and holiday rotation
  • Willingness to commit to long-term employment in Oregon and Washington
  • Strong commitment and interest in working in an urgent care setting

 
Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistants will master the following:

  • The examination and treatment of urgent care patients ages six months and up, within established guidelines and scope of practice  
  • Ordering of routine point of care testing, x-ray studies, EKG's and other diagnostic services as well as select send out labs as pertinent to the patient visit.
  • Interpretation of X-Rays and EKG’s to develop a plan of care or follow up plan for patients as appropriate.
  • Wound care including suturing of uncomplicated wounds.  
  • Assessment and reduction of minor joint dislocations. 
  • Assessment and application of splinting materials for sprains and fractures as indicated. 
  • Other minor procedures such as I&D, fishhook removal, nail trephination, foreign body removal, ear lavage and other necessary procedures.
  • Starting of IVs and blood draws
  • Utilization of the Epic EMR system
  • Gradual autonomy with a goal of working as the sole provider in a clinic (with appropriate collaborating physician)
  • Other duties assigned by the Lead NP or Medical Director as appropriate
  • Delivering an unparalleled experience to the patients in the community. 

 

 Program Highlights & Benefits: 

  • Full-time work schedule and competitive salary as a Legacy Health System employee
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental, vision, PTO, CME and other amazing benefits offered by Legacy Health
  • Dedicated Urgent Care Specialty 
  • Leading Urgent Care Curriculum that offers a comprehensive approach to urgent care medicine designed to equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in your role. 
  • Residency-Type Training With Hands-On Clinical Instruction
  • Gain valuable urgent care experience that will pave the way for a successful career with Legacy-GoHealth Urgent Care!

 

Join our team and become an integral part of Legacy GoHealth Urgent Care, where you will have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of patients in the Portland/Vancouver area.

Apply today and take the first step towards a rewarding career in urgent care medicine!

 

ABOUT LEGACY-GOHEALTH URGENT CARE:

At GoHealth Urgent Care, we GO above and beyond for our patients, communities and team members to ensure effortless, personal and connected experiences. That's why we partner with the most innovative and integrated health systems and staff our centers with the most knowledgeable providers.

In the Pacific Northwest, we’ve partnered with locally-owned Legacy Health, one of the most respected healthcare networks in the region, creating a substantial network of urgent care centers across Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA. The partnership provides patients with greater access to innovative urgent care through state-of-the-art technology and unique patient access tools, such as online registration and appointment scheduling.

WE ARE COMMITTED TO QUALITY CARE:

Our Legacy Health-GoHealth Urgent Care locations have been accredited by the Urgent Care Association. The only program of its kind, this accreditation was awarded for GoHealth Urgent Care's excellence in both certification and quality and safety standards. This accomplishment signifies our continued dedication to the patients we serve.

GO FORWARD:

When you join our collaborative teams, you can rest assured that your career growth and satisfaction will be handled with the same care that we put into growing our organization. Our modern facilities and innovations will help elevate the way you practice. And, you’ll have more opportunities to expand your professional experience and utilize your advanced clinical training.

LET'S CONNECT:

Ali Bethune
Provider Recruiter
[email protected]