Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Emergency Medicine
Company: Mayo Clinic
Location: La Crosse
Posted on: June 24, 2022
Why Mayo Clinic
The nation's # 1 hospital puts Nurse Practitioners and Physician
Assistants in Emergency Medicine a step ahead.
At Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic Health System, our NP and PA model
for Emergency Medicine will set you apart. The practice is designed
to ensure that you have the tools, resources and support from
Physicians and your NP and PA colleagues to ensure that you are
fully prepared to provide expert critical care medicine. Working
alongside our world-class physicians, harnessing the skills and
building the confidence needed to deliver expert emergency
The Department of Emergency Medicine is seeking to hire additional
Emergency Medicine Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to
join our regional practice in SWWI. The SWWI Region includes ERs in
La Crosse and Sparta. Our current need is in the La Crosse WI
Emergency Medicine department. These positions provide the
opportunity to join and further develop high quality health care
delivery teams with commitment to practice, education and research.
The EDs have an annual volume of 27,800 visits/year in La Crosse.
NP PAs coverage 12 hour shifts alongside an EM physician colleague
in La Crosse.
The NP PA serves as an independent provider, collaborates with the
physician and works with a variety of other healthcare
professionals. The NP PA will provide comprehensive assessment,
diagnosis, ordering, conducting and interpreting diagnostic tests,
prescription of pharmacological agents, and patient education. The
NP PA will also perform a variety of procedures including
laceration repair, I&D, and lumbar puncture, etc. Our practice
is unique in that we start with an onboarding process that assesses
your skillset in order to provide the proper training that's
tailored specifically to you. Mayo Clinic values the skills and
expertise of the NP PA in Emergency Medicine and our goal is for
you able to practice safely and confidently. We look forward to
adding a physician assistant or nurse practitioner to our Emergency
Department team practice.
Join a positive, patient-focused environment where you and the
physicians become partners and mutual advisors. With supervision
and management by both physicians and other NPs and PAs, you're
supported by people who understand your professional needs and
Inquiries may contact:
Nurse Practitioner: Masters prepared graduate of an accredited
school of nursing and Nurse Practitioner program. Current Wisconsin
RN and APRN license and certification as a FNP.
Physician Assistant: Graduate of accredited Physician Assistant
program with current PA certification by NCCPA and licensed as a PA
by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
An unrestricted prescriptive authority in Wisconsin, (Wisconsin
Medical Examiners Board and DEA). BLS, ACLS (CALS and PALS or ATLS)
certifications are preferred by the time of starting the position
and are required by completion of orientation.
Emergency Medicine Fellowship, or 2 years of Emergency Medicine
experience is strongly preferred.
License or certification
The Physician Assistant must be board-eligible or board-certified
by the NCCPA at the time of employment. A temporary or current
Physician Assistant license or appropriate license/registration for
the state in which they are working is required. Registration with
the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) is required. Current BLS
certification. Certain specialty positions may require additional
advanced certification (ACLS, ATLS, etc.)
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with
internal equity when job offers are extended.
Hours / Pay period
Average 1 in 3
La Crosse, WI, is a city of 52,000 with a metro area of 120,000 in
the Upper Mississippi River Valley, located between Minneapolis/St.
Paul, MN, and Madison, WI. The area offers unlimited, four-season
recreational opportunities (biking, golf, hiking the bluffs and
cross-country/downhill skiing). We have a great family environment
with safe and high-quality schools, including two universities and
a technical college. There are sport events, a local symphony
orchestra, theaters, children's museum and a civic center.
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic
is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the
diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any
employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the
LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly
encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to
access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
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