Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care Opportunity

ID: 3424 (23788466)
Location: MD - US
Practice Type: Hospital
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Contact: Doc Opps    Call: 7343432300
Posted: 01/23/2023

OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS

Holy Cross Health Partners has an excellent full-time employment opportunity for a certified, licensed, and experienced Nurse Practitioner to join our primary care team located in Kensington, Maryland.

The Nurse Practitioner (NP) works collaboratively with the physicians and a multidisciplinary health team and is responsible for providing comprehensive care to patients, which included a substantial geriatric population. The NP's scope of responsibilities includes therapeutic health services that focus on health restoration, health maintenance and disease prevention in a Health Center setting. The NP also provides health education and counseling to individuals and families and geriatric house calls to care for vulnerable homebound patients.

The schedule for this full-time opportunity is Monday - Friday with no weekends.

Interested candidates must be willing to make home visits, as needed.

Requirements for this opportunity include:

  • Minimum two to three years of NP experience
  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Maryland or other compact state
  • Licensed as a Nurse Practitioner in the State of Maryland
  • Current DEA license
  • BLS certification
  • Must have a valid driver's license

This is an excellent opportunity for the right Nurse Practitioner to work with a dynamic team of clinical professionals at a well-respected healthcare organization. At Holy Cross we value patient-care, work-life balance, and a positive culture.

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

Holy Cross Health is offering a comprehensive compensation and benefits package for the right provider.

ABOUT THE FACILITY

Holy Cross Health Partners in Kensington brings the award-winning excellence of Holy Cross Health to primary care in the heart of Montgomery County. This general medical practice's highly-skilled, physician-led medical team provides primary care services ranging from on-site diagnostics to same-day appointments for sick visits. For patients, this personalized, coordinated care can make an important difference: better preventive care, early detection, and timely treatment of health issues.

Holy Cross Health is a Catholic, not-for-profit health system that serves more than 240,000 individuals each year from Maryland's two largest counties - Montgomery and Prince George's counties. Our community is vibrant, active and diverse, where life is always moving. Holy Cross Health is continuously advancing, too, as a forward-thinking health system committed to helping our community members address their individual needs and goals to achieve a better quality of life. From hospitals and primary care sites, to specialty care and wellness programs, Holy Cross Health is accessible throughout the region to meet individuals on their path to good health.

Holy Cross Health has been a steward of our diverse community's health for more than 50 years, earning the trust of area residents. Our team of more than 4,100 employees, 1,575 community-based physicians and 425 volunteers works proactively each day to meet the needs of every individual we touch. And our mission and values mean that we uphold this commitment for every person, without regard for ability to pay. During the last five fiscal years, Holy Cross Health has provided more than $295 million in community benefit, including more than $169 million in financial assistance.

Holy Cross Health is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic health care organizations in the United States. Trinity Health is based in Livonia, Michigan.

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION

Kensington, Maryland is located four miles from Washington, D.C. and two miles from the Capital Beltway. It is easily accessible by car, MARC train, bus and Metro. Kensington is a town with a rich, historic past and a vibrant present. The sound of a train whistle still permeates throughout the town, reminiscent of Kensington's sleepier origins in 1873. On the edges of the vibrant business district are beautiful 19th century Victorian homes and parks and a unique children's library. The streets are alive with art galleries, music venues, enticing restaurants, eclectic gift shops and antique stores.

About Trinity Health

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 100 continuing care facilities - including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two and a half million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve.

At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your individual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at (click on the Apply button to request more info about the job) or call Trinity Health Physician Recruitment at (734) 343-2300.