Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner job opening in Alaska.
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner – seeking WHNP with 2 years of experience with full scope of OB/GYN experience
Area Info: Western, AK and is the largest community on the Kuskokwim River. It is the regional hub for many of the surrounding communities and native villages in the Yukon Kuskokwim Delta, an area encompassing 50000 square miles. The community is one of the largest cities in Alaska.
Company info: Organization serves 58 federally-recognized Tribes and operates 41 Village Clinics. Five larger communities are served by five Sub-Regional Clinics. All communities served by the 55 bed regional hospital in Bethel.
2 or 3 year contracts, full benefits, relocation, sign-on bonus and retention bonus
- The clinic consists of six main hallways and has three Charge RNs, three Unit Clerks, along with several nurses and providers. Each nurse is paired up with one provider and this team is given three rooms for patient care. Most providers see about 14 to 18 patients per day (or about one patient every 30 minutes).
- Hours of operation are Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm. Although typically the last patients of the day are scheduled at 430pm, patient care often lasts beyond 5pm.
- There is travel to Village Clinics. Each clinic provider is assigned to a few villages. Providers will travel out to their villages for two days to a week to care for patients in the village clinic. We send a nurse to assist with patient care. These trips are a great opportunity to experience village life, see a bit of “bush” AK and are usually very rewarding experiences.
- Require that WHNP applicants be able perform full scope of practice for OB/GYN care.
Competitive Salary Range!
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