Physician Assistant or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner-Nephrology
Posted on: January 20, 2023
Full Time - 40 hours week - Salaried
MMP Nephrology is seeking a Physician Assistant or Acute Care Nurse
Practitioner to join our established team of Advanced Practice
Professionals. The primary responsibilities will be to care for
chronic kidney disease patients in an office setting, rounding on
patients in dialysis units, and provide hospital coverage with
occasional night or weekend call.
The candidate we seek is a motivated individual with excellent
communication and problem solving skills, who also has the ability
to establish and maintain effective relationships with patients,
physicians and staff. The ideal candidate will have experience
providing healthcare education to patients and families. We are
looking for a professional who has worked in a clinical office
and/or hospital setting, preferably caring for patients with
MMP Nephrology is dedicated to excellence in patient care and is
committed to maintaining a supportive working environment for our
The successful APP candidate also:
- Maintains legible, accurate, timely, and confidential medical
- Triages patient telephone calls and provides
- Participates in peer reviews, chart reviews, staff education,
clinical guideline development, and other continuing education and
quality assurance activities to demonstrate compliance with
standards, regulations, policies, and procedures.
- Exhibits knowledge of evaluation and management (E&M)
coding guidelines and demonstrates appropriate application of
- Ensures regulatory compliance with HIPAA, OSHA, personnel and
all other policies and procedures.
- Maintains continuing education requirements necessary for
licensure and certifications.
- Relocation Assistance
- Generous Time Off
- Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
- Pet Insurance
- ID Theft Protection
- Retirement Plan
- Employee Discount Program
- Career growth opportunities
- Bachelor's Degree required; Master's Degree preferred.
- Successful completion of accredited Acute Care Nurse
Practitioner program or Physician Assistant program.
- Current license issued by the State of Maine or eligible for
- Current BLS certification.
MaineHealth was ranked one of America's Best Large Employers in
2022 by Forbes!
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose
vision is, "Working together so our communities are the healthiest
in America." MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a
comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services,
home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working
together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately
22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care,
diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New
Hampshire. Learn more about our system at mainehealth.org
At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's
needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages
include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave,
retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our
comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and
include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you'll be
working with health care professionals that truly value the people
around them - both within the walls of the organization and the
neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the
well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in
fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate
caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will
be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new
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