Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Who is KVH...
With a critical access hospital named in the Top 50 nationwide, and a variety of specialty clinics and services, we know that even you would be proud to call KVH your home for health. KVH is an integrated healthcare delivery system that includes 24-hour emergency care, inpatient and outpatient hospital services through KVH Hospital. Clinics include family medicine, internal medicine, orthopedics, general surgery, women’s health and urgent care. Specialty services provide home health and hospice, physical, speech and occupational therapies and a geriatric nurse practitioner program.
What you can expect…
Work-life balance is important to us. We value your mental wellbeing as much as your skills to perform the job and therefore offer a competitive salary, PTO plan and benefits package. When you’re away from the office we want you to be able to enjoy this beautiful setting. Commute to work by mountain bike. Hike in the wilderness on your day off. Backcountry ski from your door or from lifts within an hour’s drive.
Under the direction of the Physician Supervisor, the Advanced Practice Clinician (APC) will apply and modify the principles, methods and techniques of medicine to provide comprehensive occupational medical services. Diagnose and treat a variety of diseases and injuries. Provide leadership, direction and coordination of all clinical activities involving professional medical judgment. Work closely with Administrator to ensure comprehensive delivery of services and quality patient care. Cooperate with management in the direction of all center activities to ensure accomplishment of all center objectives. Evaluate medical procedures and everyday situations and suggest ways to improve delivery of service and profitability. Participate in center growth plans.
Completion of appropriate License or Certification
ACLS certification (maintenance required)
Current CPR card (maintenance required)
Previous experience in Occupational, Emergency, Orthopedic, Internal or General Medicine preferred.
JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Knowledge of professional medical practices related to treatment of work-related illness and injuries.
Knowledge of organizational and medical policies, regulations and procedures.
Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments.
Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe medical environment.
Skill in developing and maintaining records, writing reports, and responding to correspondence.
Skill in developing and maintaining medical quality assurance and quality control standards.
Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the general public.
Ability to react calmly, objectively and effectively in emergency situations.
Ability to communicate clearly with patients, staff and clients
Good telephone manners and etiquette.
Detail oriented and organized.
Excellent people skills. Ability to motivate and work effectively with others.
Situated in the heart of Washington, Kittitas County Public Hospital District No. 1 provides care to Kittitas County and surrounding areas. The public hospital district is governed by a five-member elected Board of Commissioners and is almost exclusively supported by revenue generated from patient services.
Kittitas County Public Hospital District No. 1 does business as Kittitas Valley Healthca...re (KVH).
KVH Hospital provides 24-hour emergency care and offers inpatient and outpatient hospital services.
KVH provides care through clinics and specialty services in both Upper and Lower Kittitas County. KVH clinics include family medicine, internal medicine, orthopedics, general surgery, women's health and urgent care. Specialty services provide home health, hospice, physical therapy, speech therapy and occupational therapy.