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Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Rural Health (3)

First Step Recruiting
Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, United States
January 17, 2019

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We are seeking either a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant for a Federally Qualified Rural Health Group in northeastern North Carolina. We have been serving the resident for over 40 years at 10 locations with over 300 employees providing patient-centered, evidence-based, quality care.

Qualifications and Job Duties

Candidates should have at least one year of clinical experience treating patients of all ages. This is a full time outpatient position and the work hours are Monday-Friday, 8am to 5pm and providers see 20 patients per day. There is no hospital call and after hours call is by telephone and rotated among providers one week at a time every 15 weeks. Candidates need to be comfortable treating chronic disease management patients- diabetes, hypertension etc. Labs are drawn in house and x ray is referred out. EMR is eClinical Works.

Compensation and Benefits

We offer a very competitive salary and full benefits package to include the following:

• Signing Bonus and Relocation (for providers not already residing within commuting distance)

• Malpractice is covered through Federal Tort Claims Coverage (FTCA) for all services provided through

the Group; FTCA is an occurrence-based policy offered by the federal government for qualifying entities

• North Carolina license renewal, Drug Enforcement Administration registration renewal, North Carolina

Medical/Dental Society, and one professional membership are company-paid

• Annual CME/CDE allowance

• National Health Service Corps Scholars welcome, loan repayment available (HPSA score = 22)

• 403b retirement plan with employer contribution starting at 2-year anniversary

• Medical, Dental, Life, Disability (company pays medical & dental premiums for employee-only coverage)

• Paid Time Off (PTO) for vacation/sick/etc. plus a floating personal day

• Closed New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving & day after, Christmas Day

• Direct Deposit