Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 10225
We are seeking to find a pediatric hospitalist APP to join our group at our community hospital in Fairbanks, Alaska.
Alaska? Wait... Keep reading!
This group of dedicated pediatric hospitalists is looking for an NP/PA to join our inpatient team. Our hospitalist physicians work on the inpatient ward and manage hospitalized children with chronic and/or complicated issues. The hospitalists are also responsible for attending high-risk deliveries, pediatric codes, and providing intensive care for patients awaiting transport.
The responsibilities of the NP/PA would include:
Assisting with rounding on newborns and some pediatric patients.
Admitting, daily rounding, and helping to facilitate discharge of newborns and pediatric patients.
Helping facilitate morning rounding for the team which would include direct patient care in addition to providing education to patients, families, and staff as needed.
A pediatrician will be present in-house 24/7 for consultation and support. We are a friendly bunch of pediatricians who are team oriented and quality driven.
We look forward to having you as part of our team.
MEDICAL COMMUNITY DETAILS:
Community owned hospital with catchment of approximately 100,000 people.
11 bed pediatrics unit
12 bed level 2 nursery
1100 deliveries per year
Second largest city in Alaska, located in the interior surrounded by rivers, lakes, and easy access to wilderness adventure opportunity.
Winter opportunities include: Northern lights viewing, skiing (downhill and cross-country), snow machining, hockey, and world-class hot springs.
Summer highlights: Midnight sun, hiking, fishing, camping, rafting, endless outdoor activies. Broad range of youth sports including, swimming, soccer, baseball, football, martial arts, and many more.
Fairbanks offers a lot of diversity as a University community with two large military instillations. We are family oriented with a broad range of cultural events as well.
WHO WOULD BE A GOOD FIT FOR THIS POSITION:
We are looking for a candidate who is:
Kind, flexible, and able to multi-task.
Team oriented, open to learning and teaching.
Willing to help improve the quality of care we provide.
Interested in being in a Northern-adventure-filled state with dedicated and fun pediatric partners.
Desire to join a team of pediatricians striving to provide excellent patient care balanced with a strong work/life priority.
Must possess knowledge of clinical care and patient treatment as normally obtained through the completion of master's degree in nursing.
Must be approved to practice as an Family NP (FNP), Pediatric NP (PNP), by the Alaska State Board of Nursing by proof of license/certification.
Community owned and operated, the employees of Tanana Valley Clinic, Fairbanks Memorial Hospital and Denali Center feel a great responsibility towards our patients, our community and each other. People First.
We are dedicated to the delivery of compassionate health care. We believe in kindness and courtesy to every patient, every visitor, every employee, every person, every time.
It takes a tremendous variety of strengths to meet the health care needs of our unique community. We offer a wide range of careers – nursing, finance, housekeeping, culinary, engineering, information technology radiology, pharmacy, rehab therapies and more. As the largest private employer in the Interior, Foundation Health Partners employs some of the brightest, most compassionate people in Fairbanks.
If you want to make a difference, if you want to work with great people and if you want to earn competitive benefits, become an employee of Foundation Health Partners.
Foundation Health Partners is an EEO/AAP employer; qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.