Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant – Palliative Care Opportunity
Location: Capital District, New York
Internal Number: 698382
St. Peters Health Partners is seeking a full-time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join Palliative Care Partners, a service line across St. Peter's Health Partners supporting patients and their families who are dealing with serious illness, located in the Capital District, New York.
The selected Advanced Practice Provider (APP) will provide palliative care services in the community / home settings including home visits, tele-medicine, on-call rotation, and collaboration with the interdisciplinary team.
This role will work closely with an interdisciplinary team including a physician, Social Worker, and Spiritual Care support to provide comprehensive care to patients with advancing illness primarily in the community setting. The APP will work with consultant and practice staff to manage pain and symptoms, address goals of care and treatment plans and provide guidance and education to patients and families. We provide a supportive work environment and thorough orientation.
The schedule for this opportunity is Monday - Friday. Travel is required for this outpatient role.
Preference will be given to candidates who are board certified in Hospice and Palliative Care. Two years of clinical experience, preferably in palliative care and/or home health is preferred.
Candidates should possess excellent clinical skills, communication skills, and a strong commitment to providing excellent care that is team oriented. Board Certification, New York licensure and DEA are required.
This is an exciting opportunity for the right Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join the palliative care team with St. Peters Health Partners.
St. Peters Health Partners Medical Associates, P.C. offers a comprehensive salary and compensation package that includes:
Competitive salary with incentives
Excellent benefits; including health/vision/dental insurances
Paid malpractice, including post-SPHP employment tail coverage
CME time & expense allowance
Paid time away from the practice
Two part retirement savings program with employer matching program
Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 100 continuing care facilities – including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two and a half million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.
Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve.
At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your indivi...dual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at www.trinity-health.org