CHI Franciscan is a non-profit, faith inspired organization located in and around Tacoma, Washington. We are committed to being the South Puget Sound's first choice for healing body, mind, and spirit.
Our team is looking for an experienced Nurse Practitioner interested in partnering with our Cardiology team and making a positive difference in the lives of the patients and families which we serve.
The new Franciscan Cardiology-Electrophysiology (EP) APP will serve in both the inpatient and outpatient settings of arrhythmia care. This role will have a focus on organizing, implementing and running an outpatient Atrial Fibrillation clinic on a regular basis. Emphasis will be placed on comprehensive assessment and management of atrial fibrillation, including counseling on behavioral modification, proper diet and exercise, and sleep hygiene. Advanced medical and invasive therapies including antiarrhythmic and ablation strategies will be offered, respectively. We are a high volume AF ablation center and also have a robust left atrial appendage program with active participation in various clinical trials.
This role will complement the existing EP program at St. Joseph Medical Center which includes 3 physician electrophysiologists, 2 advanced practitioners, 2 nurse navigators, 1 Watchman Coordinator, and 2 device clinic nurses. Each of our 3 EP APCs will rotate through the arrhythmia service and clinic, as well as do outpatient EP follow-up with patients. Additional duties include follow-up on device interrogation and remotes, and participating in general cardiology on-call coverage on the weekends.
- Nurse Practitioner Degree
- Successful completion of a Certified Nurse Practitioner Exam through an accredited organization
- Licensed in the state of Washington prior to the time of employment
- DEA, NPI, and prescriptive authority
- Current BLS
CHI Franciscan has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Common Spirit Health, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.
Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach — physical, emotional, and spiritual — is essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!
At CHI Franciscan, we provide high-quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach – physical, emotional and spiritual – is essential to healing the whole person. More than 12,000 employees unite under this patient-focused mission.
Working at CHI Franciscan also provides you a bounty of opportunities to advance your career. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the nation's largest not-for-profit health care systems. Our locations include St. Clare Hospital in Lakewood, St. Francis Hospital in Federal Way, St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma, St. Elizabeth Hospital in Enumclaw, St. Anthony Hospital in Gig Harbor, Highline Medical Center in Burien, Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton and Silverdale, and Regional Hospital in Burien.
Equal Opportunity Employment Consistent with our Core Values, Catholic Health Initiatives employers are EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employers. Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic.About CommonSpirit Health
We are part of CommonSpirit Health, a nonprofit, Catholic health system dedicated to advancing health for all people. It was created in February 2019 through the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. CommonSpirit Health is committed to creating healthier communities, delivering exceptional patient care, and ensuring every person has access to quality health care. With its national office in Chicago and a team of approximately 150,000 employees and 25,000 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, CommonSpirit Health operates 142 hospitals and more than 700 care sites across 21 states. In FY 2018, Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health had combined revenues of $29.2 billion and provided $4.2 billion in charity care, community benefit, and unreimbursed government programs. Learn more at www.commonspirit.orgCommunity Information
CHI Franciscan is based in the Pacific Northwest at the heart of the stunningly beautiful Puget Sound region of Washington. Our main support offices are located in Tacoma, with clinics and hospitals in King, Kitsap and Pierce counties. Here we enjoy mild weather and stunning views of Mount Rainier and the Olympic Mountains. The Puget Sound communities offer award-winning arts, cultural, and sporting events with national recognition. A region of economic and cultural diversity, The Puget Sound is a great place to work, play and raise a family.Puget Sound Region:
A Great Place to Call Home
Whether you desire city sophistication or off-trail adventures, the south Puget Sound has it all. The Northwest's bountiful waters and mountains provide an active, outdoor lifestyle. Spend a day hiking the face of a volcano, exploring saltwater beaches, or playing a championship golf course. The next day enjoy our vibrant art and theater communities and world class fine dining. Add good schools, several nationally ranked colleges and universities, a strong economic business community and affordable housing to the mix, the South Puget Sound is also a great place to raise a family. Truly one of the most desirable places to live in the United States.Equal Opportunity Employment:
Consistent with our Core Values, Catholic Health Initiatives employers are EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employers. Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic.
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