Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Location: Lincoln County Hospital
Job Description

Join the rural primary health care model of the future!

Lincoln County Hospital (LCH) has a work/life-balanced opportunity with broad clinical
experience for a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant. Primary care is provided for all ages
in a rural health clinic, ER, and inpatient setting under a supervising physician. LCH is a critical
access hospital with 14 inpatient beds and a rural health clinic. The ideal candidate is
courteous, flexible, energetic, patient-focused, and committed to providing quality and
coordinated healthcare services. The candidate has excellent bedside manner and the ability to
build rapport with patients in a rural setting.

Position Highlights

  • Work 2 consecutive days/week, 24-hour shifts, block rotation
  • Based in clinic (open M – F, 8a – 5p) with ER coverage entire shift
  • May be within 30 minutes of LCH for after-clinic ER coverage
  • Average ER patient load: 2 – 3 patients/day
  • No set weekend requirement

Required Qualifications

  • Prior family practice and emergency/urgent care experience
  • Master’s degree or higher
  • Current and unrestricted state licensure
  • Electronic Medical Record (EMR) experience
  • Unrestricted DEA license (or willing to obtain prior to start)
  • BLS, ACLS, and PALS (or willing to obtain prior to start)

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience working independently as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Compensation/Benefits Highlights

  • Competitive pay
  • CME reimbursement
  • Holiday pay 1.5x shift rate
  • Benefits:
    • Comprehensive health and dental
    • Pension
    • Short- and long-term disability
    • Life insurance
    • Company paid malpractice coverage
    • Access to :
      • AFLAC
      • Legal Shield
      • Ambulance coverage
      • Added life insurance
  • Supportive and appreciative culture
  • Career growth and professional development in organization becoming the future model for rural primary health care