Shelbyville Hospital, managed by TeamHealth, is a trusted healthcare institution committed to delivering outstanding medical services to the Louisville, Kentucky, community. Our emergency department (ED) is a vital part of our facility, providing emergency care with excellence and compassion. We are seeking an experienced nurse practitioner (NP) or physician assistant (PA) to join our dedicated team.
- Assess patients on arrival at the emergency department
- Diagnose and treat a variety of medical conditions, including trauma, acute illnesses, and injuries
- Create and execute treatment plans, including ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests
- Administer medications, perform procedures, and provide necessary interventions
- Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team for coordinated patient care
- Communicate effectively with patients and their families, providing clear explanations of diagnoses and treatment plans
- Maintain up-to-date electronic medical records (EMRs) for all patient interactions
- Adhere to evidence-based guidelines and quality standards
- Participate in quality improvement initiatives within the emergency department
- Stay updated on advancements in emergency medicine through ongoing education and training
- Assist in disaster and emergency response efforts as required
- Familiarize yourself with local and regional emergency response protocols
- Active nurse practitioner or physician assistant license in Kentucky
- Current BLS, ACLS, and PALS certifications
- Prior experience in an emergency department or urgent care setting is advantageous
- Proficient clinical assessment and critical thinking abilities
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to thrive under pressure and handle emergent situations effectively
- Dedication to delivering compassionate, patient-centered care
- Competitive salary
- Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and retirement plans
- Professional development and continuous education opportunities
- Supportive teamwork-focused work environment
- Access to cutting-edge medical technology and resources
Community-focused care backed by one of Kentucky's largest health systems
Jewish Hospital Shelbyville is a 70-bed community hospital that serves as a vital community resource Shelby, Henry, Spencer and surrounding counties. The facility offers a full range of comprehensive services including emergency medicine, general surgery, diagnostic imaging, a transitional care unit, cardiac rehabilitation, orthopedic care and more. Jewish Hospital Shelbyville is a KentuckyOne Health facility, making it a part of one of the largest and most comprehensive health systems in the state.
Something for everyone!
Shelbyville is one of the most diverse communities in Kentucky. Its unique blend of agriculture, business, and industry, coupled with a small town atmosphere, makes Shelbyville a wonderful place to live and work. Located in Shelby County, Kentucky, Shelbyville has a little something for everyone. Not only is Shelby County the Saddlebred Horse Capital of the World, the location is ideal for taking advantage of some of the finest attractions in the state. Whether your idea of a good time is shopping, experiencing the arts, visiting historical sites, or leisure recreation that includes some of the most beautiful golf courses imaginable, this Kentucky Country Home has it all. Frankfort, Bardstown, Harrodsburg, and Danville are all within a one-hour drive. Louisville, with Locust Grove, Farmington, Churchill Downs, the Louisville Zoo, the Belle of Louisville, the Kentucky Center for the Arts, and more, is less than 30 minutes away.