Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant, 1.0 MFHC in Menominee, Michigan
Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant, 1.0 MFHC
FLSA Status: Exempt
Department: Medical - Family Practice
Location: Menominee, Michigan
Employment Status: Full-time
FTE: 1.0 (80 hours bi-weekly)
Physical Work Location: Menominee Family Health Center
Upper Peninsula of Michigan
Live and work in safe family-friendly communities. People come here to vacation, you get to live here! Great Work Life Balance!
Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center (FQHC) is seeking a Family Practice Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner for its Community Health Clinic in the Central Upper Peninsula of Michigan. This provider is responsible for delivery of quality medical care to patients of the Center and functions as a member of the multi-disciplinary health care team within the scope of his or her PA/NP practice.
Excellent Benefits and Student Loan Repayment Opportunity (HRSA), contingent upon satisfying program requirements.
Education, Training, Licensing and Credentialing
Degree from an accredited Physician Assistant Program Master's Degree in Nursing with specialization in a specific patient population
Current unrestricted license from the Michigan Licensing Board to practice as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner in the State of Michigan
Annual continuing medical education as required by Board specialty
Must be registered and have current DEA and other such certificates to legally operate as a practitioner in the State of Michigan
Hospital privileges at designated area hospitals if required for specialty or participates in after-hours coverage as requested
Current life support certification
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) BCLS/AED for Healthcare Professional Certification
One (1) year of practice experience providing direct patient care
Experience and Skills
Knowledge of advanced principles of health promotion, prevention and motivation.
Knowledge of protocols in general and an ability to quickly gain specific knowledge of the Center’s current operational protocols
Knowledge of medical terminology and appropriate abbreviations
Demonstrates knowledge of the Michigan Medical Practice Act and Michigan Medical Board regulations pertinent to Physician Assistant
Ability to document, with clarity, all information relevant to a patient’s needs
Ability to effectively present information in small group situations to patients, Center staff, and the general public
Knowledge of integrated team based practices including Patient Centered Medical Home, Integrated Behavioral Health services
Experience using eClinical Works (ECW)
Experience using Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint
For additional information, please contact Shawn Beaudry, Recruitment & Provider Relations Manager, at Shawn.Beaudry@uglhealth.org or 906-372-3265.