Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant New
Cabarrus Health Alliance Website
Full Time, Part Time
$62,920.78 - $97,153.94
No recruiters please
Under the supervision of CHA physicians, performs mid-level practitioner functions in one or more of the following public health programs: family planning, maternal health, pediatrics and/or STD/CD. (Part time position also available, see company website.)
Duties & Responsibilities
Functional responsibility to coordinate, provide and assist in providing comprehensive quality care to a pediatric population. Provide services to patients in an outpatient, public health setting, under the supervision of a physician. Function independently, providing assessment, diagnosis, education, treatment and follow-up. Will consider Family Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant. Credentialing with Carolinas Healthcare System will be required.
Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse Practitioner in NC by the NC Board of Nursing and the Board of Medical Examiners. Prescription privileges required. Master of Science in Nursing or Graduation from a Physician Assistant program approved by the N.C. Board of Medical Examiners and "approved to practice medical acts" based on education and experience by the Board of Medical Examiners, and preferably one year of experience as an extender.
Ability to speak Spanish desirable
About Cabarrus Health Alliance
Cabarrus Health Alliance is the provider of public health services for Cabarrus County, North Carolina. CHA's primary office is located in Kannapolis adjacent to the North Carolina Research Campus with an additional location for dental services in Concord. CHA was the first local health department in the state of North Carolina to be both state and nationally accredited. These designations are a direct reflection of high quality performance of our staff. CHA has received national recognition as one of the top 50 innovations in government by the Ash Institute and Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government. CHA has served as a catalyst for change in the community, offering free community Yoga classes, exercises classes, cooking classes, mobile food markets, as well as traditional public health services.
CHA offers a generous benefit package which includes health insurance, dental, vision, life, disability, flexible spending, tuition reimbursement, paid leave, liability coverage, employee wellness programs and more.