Independent Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant, Urgent Care - Westfield,
Westfield, MA 
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Posted 30 days ago
Job Description

Together with Optum, MedExpress Urgent Care provides the support and resources you need to put patients first - with flexible scheduling, competitive pay, and well-deserved bonuses. MedExpress delivers quality, convenient, affordable care to patients of all ages, while allowing you the chance to become a leader in one of our 250+ neighborhood medical centers.


Take your career to the next level as an Independent Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant at MedExpress where you'll have the support and resources you need to work with autonomy.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Deliver the highest quality urgent care services, including:
    • Physical examinations
    • Incisions and drainage
    • Splinting
    • Suturing
    • Managing infection and wound care
You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Nurse PractitionerRequired Qualifications:

  • Master's degree (MSN) and certification by oneof the Nurse Practitioner certifying bodies (ANCC or AANP) as a Family NursePractitioner (FNP)
  • 2+ years of experience working independently as aNurse Practitioner
  • Unrestricted DEA license (or willing to obtain prior to start)
  • Must be CPR certified (or willing to obtain prior to start)
  • DOT certification (or ability to obtain within the first 60 days of employment)

Nurse PractitionerPreferred Qualifications:

  • Clinical experience working as a provider in an emergency medicine or urgent care setting
  • Willing and able to assist at other centerlocations in the area

Physician Assistant RequiredQualifications:

  • Master's degree and certification by one of the PhysicianAssistant certifying bodies
  • 2+ years of experience working independently asa Physician Assistant
  • Unrestricted DEA license (or willing to obtain prior to start)
  • Must be CPR certified (or willing to obtain prior to start)
  • Ability to obtain DOT certification within the first 60 days of employment
Physician Assistant PreferredQualifications:
  • Clinical experience working as a provider in an emergency medicine or urgent care setting.
  • Willing and able to assist at other centerlocations in the area
MedExpress is a national leader in delivering high-quality,convenient, affordable health care in a patient-centric manner. MedExpress wasfounded in 2001 in Morgantown, West Virginia, with a commitment to treatingeach patient as if he/she were the only patient. A broad scope of services isprovided including urgent care, employer health services, and basic wellnessand prevention services.

OptumCare is committed to creating anenvironment where physicians focus on what they do best: care for theirpatients. To do so, OptumCare provides administrative and business supportservices to both owned and affiliated medical practices which are part of OptumCare.Each medical practice part and their physician employees have completeauthority with regards to all medical decision-making and patient care.OptumCare's support services do not interfere with or control the practice ofmedicine by the medical practices or any of their physicians.


Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.


Job Keywords: Independent Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant, Urgent Care, Westfield, MA, Massachusetts

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Day Job
Required Education
Master's Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
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