Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Bariatric and Metabolic Weight Loss Opportunity

ID: 4252 (23995234)
Location: NY - US
Practice Type: Hospital
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Contact: Doc Opps    Call: 7343432300
Posted: 06/24/2024

OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS

Are you passionate about empowering individuals on their weight loss journey? Do you possess at least two years of primary care work experience and a desire to make a significant impact in the lives of those striving for healthier lifestyles? If so, we invite you to join our team at the forefront of Bariatric and Metabolic Weight Loss Management.

About Us: Our clinic is dedicated to providing comprehensive, compassionate care to patients seeking to achieve their weight loss goals. Led by a physician experienced in weight loss management, our practice offers a supportive environment where every team member plays a vital role in transforming lives.

Position Overview: We are seeking a full-time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will possess a strong background in primary care and a genuine passion for assisting individuals in their weight loss journey. This position offers the opportunity to work collaboratively with our physician and other healthcare professionals in a multi-location setting, servicing our offices in Troy and Albany, New York.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct thorough patient assessments, including medical history review, physical examinations, and diagnostic evaluations.
  • Develop personalized treatment plans tailored to each patient's unique needs, with a focus on weight loss management and metabolic health.
  • Provide ongoing education, counseling, and support to patients regarding nutrition, exercise, lifestyle modifications, and other pertinent aspects of weight loss.
  • Collaborate closely with our physician and interdisciplinary team to ensure seamless continuity of care and optimal patient outcomes.
  • Maintain accurate and timely documentation of patient encounters and treatment plans in accordance with clinic protocols and regulatory standards.

Qualifications:

  • Valid Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant license in the state of New York.
  • Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience in primary care, with a strong preference for candidates with prior exposure to weight loss management or related fields.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to effectively engage and motivate patients in their health journey.
  • Dedication to providing patient-centered care with empathy, compassion, and respect.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment while independently managing a diverse caseload.
  • Proficiency in electronic medical record (EMR) systems and basic computer skills.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Advanced Practitioner to join St. Peter's Health Partners!

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

St. Peter's Health Partners offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package that includes:

  • Competitive salary including $5,000 starting bonus
  • Compensation is between $120,000 and $130,000
  • The posted salary reflects the starting rand of total compensation and does not include productivity bonuses, incentives related to quality and performance, extra shift incentives, and other forms of cash compensation as applicable to the position. In addition, providers typically receive a CME allowance and other benefits offered by their medical group employer. Please note that this salary range is provided in accordance with State law and is subject to variation due to the factors noted above.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • Generous PTO allowance and paid holidays.
  • Professional development opportunities and support for continuing education.
  • No evening shifts, weekends, or on-call requirements, promoting a healthy work-life balance.

ABOUT THE FACILITY

St. Peter's Health Partners, the region's largest private-sector employer, with more than 12,500 employees, has more than 125 locations across seven counties. The system has an annual budget of nearly $1.1 billion. St. Peter's Health Partners was created on October 1, 2011 by the merger of Northeast Health, St. Peter's Health Care Services, and Seton Health. The merger created the region's largest and most comprehensive not-for-profit network of high-quality and advanced medical care, primary care, rehabilitation, and senior services.

These state-of-the-art services and programs are provided through Albany Memorial and St. Peter's Hospitals in Albany, NY; Samaritan and St. Mary's Hospitals in Troy, NY; Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital in Schenectady, NY; and The Eddy system of continuing care and The Community Hospice.

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION

Capital District, New York - includes the cities of Albany, Schenectady and Troy and the surrounding areas, including Clifton Park and Saratoga Springs.

The Capital Region has excellent year-round outdoor recreation available, including excellent golf, water-sports of all kinds, camping, hiking, and great downhill skiing and snowboarding. It offers a wealth of cultural offerings and activities, including several renowned museums and theaters, fine dining, and a year-round events calendar full with music and sporting events.

Excellent public and private schools are available, as are affordable homes and reasonable taxes. This region is a part of New York's Tech Valley and is abound with Higher education opportunities. The Capital District is a short drive to the scenic Adirondack, Berkshire, and Catskill Mountains.

Centrally located, Albany is less than three hours from New York City and Boston. Come find out why Forbes Magazine lists Albany as one of America's Most Innovative Cities, and one of America's Best Places to Raise a Family and why Brookings has described Albany as one of its Strongest Performing Metro Areas and Portfolio.com calls Albany one of its Best Markets for Young Adults.

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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 [link removed].

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to submit your CV, please email (click on the Apply button to request more info about the job) or call Trinity Health Physician Recruitment at (734) 343-2300.



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ABOUT TRINITY HEALTHTrinity 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 ...

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