Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
The future of healthcare is in you!
Geisinger Medical Center is seeking a motivated Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join our growing Nephrology team of 11 physicians and 2 Nephrology fellows to deliver both inpatient and outpatient care on our Danville Campus. Prior Nephrology training is not required, we will teach the successful candidate the skills needed to work collaboratively/ semi-independently with our providers. Our primary goal is to attract a candidate who enjoys working in a fast-paced inpatient/outpatient environment with a team-based approach. The department provides comprehensive Nephrology subspecialty services including: inpatient evaluation of acute kidney injury (AKI), critical care consultation, continuous dialysis, acute and chronic dialysis, outpatient management of kidney disease, and postoperative/long-term management of kidney transplant recipients.
Primary responsibilities include:
-Assist inpatient providers with new consults and inpatient follow-ups for patients with acute kidney injury and electrolyte abnormalities
-Evaluate dialysis patients and write inpatient dialysis orders
-Assist with inpatient charting and documentation
-Assist providers in outpatient Nephrology clinic
Geisinger fosters an atmosphere of clinical excellence while offering the best of life in small-town America– good schools, safe neighborhoods with affordable housing and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The surrounding natural beauty provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, canoeing, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia or Washington D.C. just an afternoon’s drive away. Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare.
Geisinger Health System serves nearly 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and has been nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 7 hospital campuses, 43 community practice sites and more than 1,200 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians.
For more information, visit geisinger.org/careers or contact: Deanna Reed, Talent Management Consultant, at 570.271-7202 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver.
** We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
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Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
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