Job Description

Location: Steward Medical Group - West
Posted Date: 4/21/2021

Position Summary:

Steward Medical Group is looking to add a Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) to our Cardiology team located in West Jordan, and West Valley Utah. The ideal Candidate will be an experienced Cardiology NP or PA that has worked in outpatient cardiology setting. Recent experience and knowledge in regard to Stress Testing, Electrophysiology (EP) procedures, and experience in providing clinical oversight for adjunct cardiology services such as Anticoagulation Clinic and Pacemaker/Device Clinic. PA or NP will execute treatment plans specific to each patient, while working closely with the Physician to ensure the highest quality patient care available. Full time position working both inpatient and outpatient, weekend call shifts required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Help plan and coordinate the delivery of quality and safe patient care in the clinic
  • Collaborating with qualified Heart Center physicians within the framework of approved guidelines and protocols, following established clinical protocols and clinical practice guidelines.
  • Providing outpatient care including cardiovascular assessment, routine follow up, as appropriate.
  • Works in an independent and interdependent relationship with members of the medical staff, which allows for consultation, collaboration, or referral.
  • Maintains legible, accurate, and confidential medical records. Documents all medical evaluations, diagnoses, procedures, treatment, outcomes, education, referrals, and consultations consistent with NCQA (National Committee for Quality Assurance), and state regulatory standards.
  • Completes hospital rounds as requested or required by the physician.
  • Completes daily assignments and documentation within requested time frame.
  • Provides leadership, direction, and support in emergency situations.
  • Adheres to, interprets and monitors established clinical and administrative policies, procedures and standards.
  • Demonstrates effective use of time management, conflict/problem resolution and delegation skills.
  • Acts as a liaison between staff, physicians and patients to facilitate problem resolution.
  • Coordinates and communicates patient care activities with health care team members and appropriate departments, including admissions and discharges, triage, physician orders and rounds.
  • Demonstrates clear, concise professional communication with all contacts in a manner which conveys mutual respect and concern.
  • Actively facilitates a positive proactive tone with co-workers and patients
  • Acts as a clinical resource/role model to other members of the health care team.
  • Maintains professional and appropriate communication and behavior with patients, co-workers, physicians, and vendors.
  • Maintains HIPAA confidentiality at all times.

Required Qualifications:

  • Current Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner license in the State of Utah
  • Master's Degree
  • Minimum one year experience as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in a clinic setting preferred

Benefits Offered:

Steward Medical Group offers a comprehensive benefits package, with multiple options to fit your needs.

  • Health insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    • No deductibles apply to services provided by a Steward provider
    • Office visit copay is $0 when a member uses a Steward provider
    • Mental health and substance abuse visits have a $0 copay for all in-network providers
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flex spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-term disability
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401k
    • with company match
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • CME reimbursement
    • Including 5 days off work

About Steward Health Care Systems

Steward Health Care is the largest private, tax-paying physician-led health care network in the United States. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Steward operates 35 hospitals in the United States and the country of Malta that regularly receive top awards for quality and safety. The company employs approximately 42,000 health care professionals. The Steward network includes multiple urgent care centers and skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health services, over 7,900 beds under management, and approximately 2.2 million full risk covered lives through the company's managed care and health insurance services.

The Steward Health Care Network includes 5,000 physicians across 800 communities who help to provide more than 12 million patient encounters per year. Steward Medical Group, the company's employed physician group, provides more than six million patient encounters per year. The Steward Hospital Group operates hospitals in Malta and nine states across the U.S., including Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Utah.

Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

Additional Information

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Steward Medical Group is taking additional necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in safe, carefully managed environment – with confidence and without fear.

Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [three-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience.

  1. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families.
  2. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout our facilities.
  3. A strictly controlled visitor and mask policy is required for patient and colleague safety.

Application Instructions

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