A growing pediatric urgent care in the El Paso, Texas, is seeking a full-time physician assistant (PA) or nurse practitioner (NP) to join our reputable urgent care team caring exclusively for pediatric patients.
The ideal candidate will offer practice experience as an advanced practice clinician (APC) in an urgent care or fast-track; APC practice experience in an outpatient pediatrics setting will also be considered. You must be comfortable caring for newborns to patients 21 years of age and be proficient in reading x-rays, splinting, suturing, minor orthopedics, minor trauma assessment and management, wound care/closures, and incision/drainage of abscesses.
It's all about you at TeamHealth. You will join a network of thousands of clinicians nationwide promoting communication and collaboration, and you are gaining confidence with dedicated support of risk management resources. You are part of a community who is as dedicated to making the right decisions for patients as you are.
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- Employee position
- Competitive hourly rate
- Eligible for full-time benefits; 1st of the month following 30 days of employment
- Paid professional liability insurance with paid tail insurance (occurrence-based policy)
- Robust, in-house CME program called TeamHealth Institute
- Ideal position for APC who is passionate about pediatric patients and enjoys working evenings
- Care for non-life threatening injuries and illnesses
- Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program
- Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
- Stability of a respected industry leader
El Paso, Texas
El Paso lies in far west Texas and is the 19th most populous city in the U.S. with a population of almost 650,000. Standing on the Rio Grande, El Paso is across the U.S./Mexico border from Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico, so the city is loaded with history and historic places. The Franklin Mountains extend into El Paso from the north and nearly divide the city into two sections: the west side forming the beginnings of the Mesilla Valley and the east side expanding into the desert and lower valley. At an elevation of 3,800 feet above sea level, with the highest peak in the city being North Franklin Mountain at 7,192 feet above sea level. El Paso is also home to the 24,000-acre Franklin Mountains State Park, the largest urban park in the United States. El Paso is a thriving metropolitan city and is home to the University of Texas at El Paso, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Fort Bliss, one of the largest military complexes of the United States and neighbors Alamogordo, New Mexico, home to Holloman Air Force Base. In 2010 El Paso was awarded an All-American City Award, the oldest community recognition program in the United States.