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Job: Nurse Practitioner (Primary Care)-Physician Infrastructure-SHIP

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Jobing Description

Facility: SHC Employed Medical Group, Scottsdale, AZ
Job Category: Nursing
Department: Physician Infrastructure-SHIP
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Days
Hours: Mon - Fri
Hours/PP: 80
Req #: 30226
Scottsdale Healthcare is renowned for world-class care that puts the individual first. We care for our patients as well as the people who work here by providing a culture of respect and compassion-plus fantastic quality-of- life features like on-site child care.

Expect world-class facilities, sophisticated technologies, and a strong mentorship culture. Because this is also a learning and teaching organization, we treat medically complex cases and utilize cutting-edge research. Get real experience, continuously learn, and do more with your career!

Led by a community-based board of directors, non-profit Scottsdale Healthcare is a vital part of the community serving beautiful Scottsdale, the Northeast Valley and beyond.

Scottsdale Healthcare is composed of two medical centers and a new community hospital, complete with outpatient centers, home health services, and a wide range of community health education and outreach programs. Our awards and designations range from Magnet status at our medical centers, to the 2010 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Excellence in Workplace Flexibility, and the highest level of certification for a Level One trauma center.

- AZ State RN licensure


Provides Primary Care Nurse Practitioner services in the office setting in a Patient Centered Medical Home model of care. Promotes patient wellness as well as a chronic disease management approach to care. Delivers targeted services to those with high risk disease states.

The Primary Care Nurse practitioner (NP), is responsible for providing clinical care within scope of practice for all patients of Scottsdale Healthcare in the primary care setting. Consistently demonstrates quality, service, professionalism, respect, compassion and effective communications with patients, families, clinic staff and management. The practice of the NP emphasizes health promotion, and maintenance, disease prevention and the diagnosis and management of acute and chronic diseases. The NP works as a team member in coordinating care of the patient population in the Medical Home model.

The position is associated with a significant level of autonomy; therefore, the individual must be highly motivated and able to work independently. As an advanced practice nurse (APN) must demonstrate leadership as a provider. The APN adheres to and functions within the scope of practice defined by the Arizona Board of Nursing, and Scottsdale Healthcare privileges.

The position requires sharing in call coverage for weeknights and covering call on weekends in rotation with other clinicians. The NP will be functioning with the appropriate support and supervision of the physician as dictated by state regulations policies of SHC.


Skills / Requirements

Basic Education:

Basic Experience:

Master's Degree (MS or MSN) from a National League of Nursing (NLN) approved institution. Arizona Nurse Practitioner license with prescriptive authority. DEA licensure. Board Certified.

Facility Info: Scottsdale Healthcare Primary Care recognizes the importance of having one physician manage your care throughout your lifespan. Our expert primary care physicians are experienced in caring for all ages. When you or a family member require a medical specialist, our primary care physicians will work to share information and coordinate high-quality, consistent care.With six convenient locations throughout the metro Phoenix area, Scottsdale Healthcare Primary Care is dedicated to your health and well-being.

Tobacco-Free Hiring Policy
Beginning April 10, 2011, as part of its commitment to the health and well-being of our workforce and community, Scottsdale Healthcare will no longer hire or re-hire individuals who use tobacco.

On the online employment application form, all applicants will be asked if they use tobacco. All individuals who are offered a position with Scottsdale Healthcare are screened for tobacco use as part of the post-offer health assessment and screening.

Individuals whose screening results are verified positive for tobacco use will have their job offers withdrawn. Individuals whose job offers are withdrawn for tobacco may reapply for employment after 180 days.