Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Seeking a NURSE PRACTITIONER / PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT with geriatrics and palliative care interests:
Exciting opportunity to join our team of medical professionals.
University Medicine, Inc. (UM), is a multi-specialty faculty practice group affiliated with Alpert Medical School. With nearly 215 physicians, UM is a large physician group based in Rhode Island, and offers competitive salary and outstanding benefits.
We are seeking a full-time nurse practitioner/physician assistant to join our Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine. Our team consists of 13 physicians and 4 nurse practitioners. Our nurse practitioners are valued members of our teams and collaborate with the attending physicians in nursing home, ambulatory care, and palliative care consultation programs.
All current NPs hold Alpert Medical School faculty appointments, in recognition of the teaching they do – medical and nursing students, residents and fellows. This is a day position, Monday through Friday, with evening and weekend call responsibility, shared with geriatric medicine fellows and physician attending back-up.
Please send CV and letter of interest to: Richard W. Besdine, MD, Director, Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, ATT: Dora Bethel, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, POB 438, Providence, RI 02903 or e-mail: email@example.com or Tammy.Lederer@umfmed.org
Qualifications: MSN from accredited NP program with national certification as a FNP, ANP or GNP or a certified graduate of a Physician Assistance program. Geriatrics and palliative care experience preferred. Rhode Island licensure required.
University Medicine (UM) is the largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty medical group in Rhode Island with approximately 216 physicians. We provide primary care and specialty outpatient services in multiple practices throughout Rhode Island. UM physicians also lead many inpatient medical services at both Rhode Island and The Miriam Hospitals, enabling comprehensive and coordinated care for o...ur patients. UM is an affiliated entity of the Alpert Medical School of Brown University, employing most of the full-time faculty of the Department of Medicine.
UM’s ability to integrate the three missions of patient care, teaching and research into “a greater good” is what gives UM meaning and purpose and sets it apart from all other internal medicine practices in the state of Rhode Island. It is by embracing all three missions that we provide a unique service to our patients, our colleagues and to the worldwide community.