Nurse Practitioner (NP) - Urgent Care Medicine Job in Valparaiso , Indiana

Nurse Practitioner - Urgent Care: Hospital Employed Practice in Northwest Indiana

Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Urgent Care Medicine

Job Description

Northwest Health has an opportunity for a nurse practitioner to join our Urgent Care team. Our urgent care network consists of 4 clinics across the service area. You will provide urgent and non-urgent healthcare to patients of all ages, including fracture stabilization, laceration repair, foreign body removal and minor illness management. Ideal candidates have experience in urgent care and/or the emergency department.

Highlights of Practice

  • Highlights of Practice
  • Busy walk-in clinics
  • Evaluate and treat wide variety of acute and chronic conditions within scope of practice, including medication management
  • 12-hour shifts
  • Clinics open 7 days/week
  • Strong collaborative team of providers
  • Perform DOT and sport physicals (DOT training provided)

 Comprehensive Compensation Package includes:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Recruitment Incentives: Education, Debt Assistance, Commencement Bonus
  • CME Allowance and CME days
  • Vacation, 401k with match, Health/Vision/Dental/Life

Live in and around Valparaiso!
Northwest Health - Porter is part of a regional healthcare network of 3 hospitals and an extensive medical group. Our integration provides patients access to quality clinical knowledge and advanced treatment options and technology. Our hospitals are located in a progressive family oriented community. We are 50 miles from Chicago, 10 miles from the Indiana Dunes State Park and National Lakeshore, and 30 miles from the resort communities of Michigan. Housing and living expenses are
ranked among the lowest in the nation. Northwest Health is located in the ‘physician friendly’ State of Indiana with a long-standing history of tort reform. 
Visit our website at www.NWHealthIN.com and www.nwmedicalgroup.com.

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https://www.ci.valparaiso.in.us/
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Job ID:
Employment Type: Full Time
Accepts J-1 Waivers: No
Accepts H-1b Visas: No
Accepts Search Firm Solicitations: No

Location Description

Northwest Health - Porter, located in Valparaiso, Indiana boasts 271 private rooms, advanced technology, and an innovative patient-centered design philosophy. Northwest Health - Porter, its outlying centers and the adjacent 60,000 square foot Medical Plaza is committed to medical excellence and patient centered care.

Porter's inpatient and ambulatory programs are accredited by Joint Commission and continue to be recognized nationally in multiple areas including award winning centers of excellence by American Heart Association, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, and the Leapfrog Group on quality and clinical safety practices; HealthGrades, the Society of Chest Pain Centers, and most recently, became the first in Indiana to receive full Atrial Fibrillation with Electrophysiology Services Accreditation status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC), an Institute of the American College of Cardiology. 

A full continuum of specialized services are available, including Emergency/Trauma, Cardiology, Primary Care/Family Medicine, Oncology, Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Neonatal Intensive Care, Orthopedics (including a Joint Replacement Center and Spine Center), and Acute and Outpatient Rehabilitation.

Northwest Health - Porter hosts a team of experienced caregivers in the family-centered Women and Children’s Pavilion. Longest-running NICU in northwest Indiana is onsite. The NICU admits infants of any gestation and weight. C-sections are performed in the delivery unit for convenience and safety of patients. Skin-to-skin delivery is offered in the C-Section suite.

The communities within Porter County offer a unique blend of lifestyles from rural to metropolitan to suburban…to in-between! Valparaiso is conveniently located 45 miles from Chicago, 35 miles from the resort communities of Michigan, and 15 miles from the breathtaking Indiana Dunes State Park. The education system provides excellent public and private schools, as well as universities and colleges. Indiana ranks among the lowest housing and living expenses in the nation!
 

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Location

Northwest Health - Porter
Northwest Health - Porter
85 East US Highway 6 Valparaiso , IN 46383
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