Washington, DC, United States
The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Asst Lead role will be working in the Emergency Medicine specialty, located in Samaritan Hospital - EM Troy, NY.
Envision Physician Services is seeking experienced Lead Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant to staff the Emergency Department at Samaritan Hospital located in Troy, NY. Responsibilities will include clinical day & night shifts, training Advanced Practice Providers, developing schedules & organizing coverage for PTO, managing the operational issues in the unit, and attending department meetings i.e., quality meetings. A minimum of two years of Critical Care experience. Experience training others is preferred.
Samaritan Hospital is part of St. Peters Health Partners. As of January 1, 2019, Samaritan Hospital and St. Marys Hospital merged as one legal entity. Two campuses, one hospital - Its all part of making Troy and the greater Capital Region a healthier place to live. Samaritan Hospital received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Associations Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) Stroke Silver Plus Target: Stroke Elite Honor Roll Quality Achievement Award in 2018.Hospital Profile 54,000 Volume 238-bed full service community hospital affiliated with St. Peters Health Partners Full service capabilities with most specialists represented including critical care, medical/surgical inpatient care, maternity services, pediatrics and behavioral health NY State Accredited Stroke Center Cardiac Catheterization Lab Responsive, full service lab and radiology are available 24 hours per day 24-bed Intensive Care Unit Hospitalist service provides care for most medicine admissionsEmergency Department Profile State-of-the-art new 44 bed ED opened in December, 2017 20% admission rate, representing 60% of total hospital admissions Transfer rate ~ 1% (PICU, trauma, neurosurgery) Efficient 44-bed ED includes 6 behavioral health beds Physician coverage 45 hours per day APP coverage 48 hours per day APP in Triage 12 hours/day helps efficiently manage patient flow ED Ultrasound 24-hour scribe coverage. Dragon voice recognition dictation is also utilized Meditech EMR Highly regarded ED nursing staff
Troy is a suburb of Albany and is situated just minutes away across the Hudson River. Home to approximately 150,000 residents, Troy itself is host to a number of local businesses and quaint residential communities. The greater Albany area has a population of approximately 750,000. Albany is one of the best-kept secrets in the Northeast United States. Situated on the eastern border of the state, the area is located at the convergence of the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers, and is a short drive from the Adirondack, Berkshire and Heldeberg Mountains. Albany is the state capital and is host to abundant local culture including several museums, theaters, and the Pepsi Arena. The Saratoga Performing Arts Center is only 30 minutes away. Tanglewood - the summer home for the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the Boston Pops - is only an hour away. The amenities of New York City, Boston and Montreal are also within a 2 - 3 hour drive.Sports and recreation abound in this thriving community that also boasts the regions most desirable suburbs and schools. Samaritan Hospital is just across from Renssealer Polytechnic Institute, and other respected colleges and universities including Siena College, SUNY-Albany, Sage and Union College are also located in the Capital District area. The new beautiful Albany International Airport is close by and offers direct connections to all major hubs.
Benefits and Compensation:
Envision Physician Services is a dynamic, physician-led organization which has been offering exceptional career opportunities since 1972. With more than 12,000 affiliated providers coast-to-coast, Envision Physician Services is nationally-recognized for delivering clinical excellence supported through innovation, integration and exceptional leadership.
Whether you are considering full-time, part-time or independent contractor opportunities with Envision Physician Services, you can rest assured you will be working for an industry-leader who delivers a vast array of benefits unmatched within the industry, including:
* Physician-led organization
* Strong leadership on a local, regional and national level
* Exceptional quality of practice backed by comprehensive support services
* Optimal staffing ratios and flexible scheduling options
* A rated professional liability insurance
* Extensive variety of practice settings coast-to-coast
* Competitive compensation including several benefit options
* Opportunities for professional development, mentoring and career advancement
* Comprehensive education and training on leadership, management and clinical best practices, including a wide variety of CME programs
* Colleague referral bonus program
*Benefits vary by division, clinical specialty and employment status
Quality people. Quality care. Quality of LIFE.(TM) Envision Physician Services is a national physician-led practice management company. This publically held company provides outsourced clinical department recruitment, staffing, management and billing/collection services for hundreds of hospitals and health systems nationwide.
Known for its unique structure, Envision Physician Services develops local practices, supports them with regionally-located clinical leadership and operational personnel and provides them access to unprecedented national resources. Each Envision Physician Services practice has its own unique culture, but all sites recruit and hire clinicians who share the companys core values of being patient-focused, customer-centered and caregiver-inspired.
Envision Physician Services is a family of companies, each of which has clinical staffing needs. Full-time, part-time, and independent contractor opportunities are available through Envision Physician Services.
Candidates considering a career within the Envision Physician Services family of companies will find a variety of community types (from small towns to major urban areas), practice settings (small hospitals to major academic health systems), job levels (entry level to senior management), and competitive pay with exceptional benefits. Specialties supported include Emergency Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Womens and Childrens, Surgery, Anesthesia and Radiology/Teleradiology.
Envision Physician Services is proud to be an EOE/AA employer.