Critical Care Advanced Practice Opportunity
Our progressive multi-hospital Critical Care Service is expanding and looking for experienced Advanced Practice Providers (APP) to expand our services.
Shifts are primarily nights, 7:00pm - 7:00am, with some 7:00am-7:00pm days shifts on weekends and holidays. 12-Hour Shifts. 10 shifts per month for Full-Time.
About our team:
A unique four-hospital Critical Care Service staffed with BC/BE physicians and a growing cadre of APP’s, backed by an advanced Tele-ICU. The hospital system is composed of three community hospitals and a tertiary-care hospital with Cardiothoracic Surgery and Neurosurgery Services as well as a Level 2 Trauma Center.
In addition to experienced Critical Care nurses at the bedside and a full complement of bedside support staff, we have a mature Tele-ICU service with real-time audiovisual and telemetry monitoring. There is daytime in-hospital provider coverage, and night coverage with a physician in the Tele-ICU and APC’s providing bedside patient care, including consultations, and invasive procedures..
Certified Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner with two years or more Advanced Practitioner experience in inpatient care, preferably in a Critical Care or Emergency Medicine setting. Experience with ventilator management, central venous and arterial line placement, intubation and Point of Care Ultrasound preferred.
Washington licensing ACLS and DEA licensing required at the time of starting work, Fundamentals of Critical Care Support and Palliative Academy in the first year of employment.
Serving Tacoma and surrounding areas, St. Joseph Medical Center is ready to help you and your family achieve your best health, throughout all the stages of your life. Find a CHI Franciscan primary or specialty physician at clinics close to where you live or work.
Our health care services
We’ve built our programs based on your needs, recruiting the top specialists and investing in advanced technology. On-site services include:
+ A Family Birth Center with a Level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and our new Midwifery Center at St. Joseph
+ Around-the-clock emergency services, including a Level II Trauma Center
+ Cancer care from the Puget Sound’s leading cancer specialists
+ Heart care at the South Sound’s largest heart and vascular center
+ Orthopedics care, including a joint replacement program that features a dedicated nurse navigator and care coordinator
+ Neuroscience services, including leading-edge Gamma Knife radiosurgery for brain tumors
+ And many more services