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Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Primary Care - Marietta, GA

Kennestone Hospital • Marietta, Georgia • Shift • Full Time • JR-7628

Overview

The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Primary Care - Marietta, GA is a proactive member of an interdisciplinary team of licensed and unlicensed care givers who ensure that patients, families and significant others receive individualized high quality, safe patient care. It is expected that all RN Clinical Nurses – are licensed, knowledgeable and uphold the practice of nursing as outlined by the Georgia Professional Nurse Practice Act and implements the Scope of Practice and Code of Ethics Standards put forth by the American Nurses Association.

  • Full Time
  • Shift
  • 6+ years of experience

Success Profile

Find out what it takes to succeed as a Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Primary Care - Marietta, GA:

  • Collaborative
  • Time Efficient
  • Organized
  • Critical Thinker
  • Attention to Detail
  • Compassionate

Benefits that Reflect Your Contributions

  • Your Pay

    A compensation program designed for fair and equitable pay.

  • Your Future

    Secure your future with plans that also include an employer match. Plans and guidance for the future.

  • Your Wellness

    Traditional healthcare benefits combined with progressive wellness programs to help you be your best self!.

  • Your Joy

    Special and unique benefits and programs ensuring a balanced life and a workplace culture built on trust.

Job Details

Facility: Kennestone Hospital

How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people's lives.

Wellstar Medical Group s seeking a Certified Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join Wellstar Primary Care Shallowford Rd, an outpatient Primary Care Practice located in Acworth, GA. Candidates must be able to work alongside other providers and independently.

The APRN/PA will support the mission, vision, values, and goals of the WellStar Health System by focusing on clinical excellence through the provision of quality, consistent, patient-centered care.

Core Responsibilities and Essential Functions:

  • Clinical Functions
    * Clinician shall provide quality care to all patients under his/her service in a safe and efficient manner.
    * Provider shall collaborate to develop and utilize Evidence Based Medicine (EBM) protocols for targeted diagnosis.
    * Provider agrees to cooperate with, participate in, and comply with, the quality assurance, risk management and peer review programs, grievance procedures and utilization control mechanisms implemented by the Medical Group and its Affiliates.

  • Job duties may include but are not limited to the following:
    * Conducts thorough medical histories, performs complete physical examinations, initiates appropriate lab orders, radiology tests or other diagnostic tests required for evaluation of illness, and evaluate lab data on new and former clinic patients and hospital admissions to establish a record of the patient's current health status and to develop a working diagnosis and treatment plan.
    * Must be able to work as a part of multidisciplinary care teams.
    * Educates patients regarding their disease and treatment plans.
    * May serve as clinical preceptor for PA/APRN students and other health professionals.
    * Refers patients to specialists as appropriate for consultation or for specialized health resources and treatment.
    * Must have the ability to work remotely to provide virtual healthcare.
    * Other duties as assigned and appropriate by training and experience.


Required for All Jobs:

  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Complies with all WellStar Health System policies, standards of work, and code of conduct.

We’d like to invite you on a career journey like no other! In return for your contributions, we’ll help you make the most of all life’s moments – on and off the job. Wellstar Total Rewards is designed to provide for your total well-being, including: Your Wellness, Your Pay, Your Future, Your Joy.  We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our team members and our team members care for the community. 

Make a difference in patients’ lives… and your own! Here, it’s more than healthcare – it’s CareerCare!

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Mission, Vision & Values

At a time when the healthcare industry is changing rapidly, Wellstar remains committed to exceeding patients’ and team members’ expectations, while transforming healthcare delivery.

Our Mission

To enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve.

Our Vision

Deliver worldclass health care to every person, every time.

Our Values

  • We serve with compassion

  • We pursue excellence

  • We honor every voice

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