Trauma Surgery Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner
MultiCare Health System
Location: Tacoma, Washington
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 102676
Trauma Trust is seeking dynamic Advanced Practice Providers who can provide excellent care and a values-based approach to our trauma and acute care surgical patients from admission-to-discharge. Provide surgical assisting, medical, and critical care inpatient services, and contribute to the design and delivery of high quality and cost effective care for our patients under the supervision of physicians.A competitive salary, a full array of benefits, a healthy work/life balance, and a great location makes this an ideal choice for the APP who is looking to provide high quality patient care and also experience the best of Pacific Northwest living.
Bachelor's or Master's degree preferred
Completion of an accredited two year Physician Assistant program required
Certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner
Master's degree as Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner
Board certification as a Nurse Practitioner (preference for Acute Care Nurse Practitioner)
At least 2 years of Physician Assistant or Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner experience in Emergency Medicine, Hospitalist, General Surgery or Trauma/Critical Care
Post graduate residency as a Surgical Physician Assistant or Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner preferred.
BLS and ACLS certification
Possession of or eligibility for a Washington License as a Physician Assistant
Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner
Possession of or eligibility for a Washington License as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner
Possession of or eligibility for a Drug Enforcement Agency License for Schedule II Controlled Substances
Advanced Trauma Life Support within the first year of hire
Fundamentals of Critical Care Support within the first year of hire
About Trauma Trust: Located in Tacoma, WA (30 miles south of Seattle), Trauma Trust is a non-profit 501(c)3 joint level II trauma program. This unique trauma center works collaboratively with Tacoma General Hospital (MultiCare Health System) and St. Joseph Medical Center (CHI Franciscan) and rotates trauma call between the two facilities. The Trauma Trust team is made up of Trauma and Acute Care Surgeons, Advanced Practice Providers, and Administrative Staff. The two trauma centers combined treat an average of over 2,000 patients per year. Advanced Practice Providers affiliated with Trauma Trust are recognized as being among the best healthcare providers in the Northwest Region. You will find everything you need to excel in your job including outstanding facilities, comprehensive resources, and talented teammates sharing your commitment to quality patient care. Tacoma General Hospital and St. Joseph Medical Center are recognized leaders using advanced state-of-the-art technology. EPIC, our Electronic Medical Record (EMR), is used at both facilities, and keeps our staff connected throughout the healthcare systems.
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.