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Position/Title CHAP Instructor/Provider
Organization Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
Location Anchorage, AK
Date Posted January 23, 2015
More Info Come work for the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium as a CHAP Instructor/Provider! In this role you will present classroom and clinical primary care training for Community Health Aides and Practitioners (CHA/P). You will also provide health care for patients at the Alaska Native Medical Center (ANMC) and its allied clinics in order to maintain high level primary care skills, improve healthcare delivery and consistency in carrying out standards of care.Highlights:

o          Anchorage based position.

o          Full Time, Part Time, Intermittent positions available.

o          Influence healthcare in rural Alaska by acting as an advisor, preceptor and instructor to Alaska Community Health Aides in both the didactic and clinical setting.

o          Practice cradle to grave medicine in the Primary Care Clinics of the largest native medical campus in Alaska with state of the art facilities and the only Level 1 Trauma center in the state.

o          Participate in the development of course content for both in-person and distance education for Alaska Community Health Aides.

o          ANTHC offers competitive salary ($100K+), as well as a generous benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 4 weeks of vacation, 10 holidays, 8% match on 403(b) retirement, and more.

o          Go to www.akchap.org for more information about the Alaska Community Health Aide Program.

Visit www.anthc.org/careers to apply online, or contact Josh at (907) 729-1333 (jspatton@anthc.org) for more info.

Position/Title Physician Assistant
Organization Wasilla Medical Clinic
Location Wasilla, AK
Date Posted January 23, 2015
More Info Full time (30-40 hours per week) PA needed for busy urgent care and family practice clinic.  Flexible schedule, but will include some evening hours and some Saturdays. Pay is DOE. Benefits include a percentage of your medical and dental premiums, vacation and sick days, malpractice insurance, licensing fees, and simple IRA.  Immediate opening.Who to contact to apply:  Don Smith, PA-C

Phone number: 907-373-6055

Fax: 907-373-6059

Email: don@alaskamedicalclinics.com

Position/Title Physician Assistant
Organization Midlands Health Networks
Location New Zealand
Date Posted January 23, 2015
More Info Be part of a Health Revolution in New ZealandMidlands Health Network is looking for Physician Associates to help us improve the way we deliver primary health care in New Zealand.

There has never been a better time to join our team, as we’re working to revolutionise the primary health sector for the better. Practices throughout the central North Island of New Zealand are looking for people to help them provide personal, family and community orientated comprehensive primary care medical services to individuals.

As part of the general practice team you will be responsible for providing safe patient-centred, culturally appropriate and individual holistic care to a defined population. You will also work closely with the practice team to provide clinical guidance, assistance education and support.

As well as being a professional opportunity, you will also gain the lifestyle benefits of living in New Zealand.

Whether you enjoy hiking, horse-riding, skiing or playing golf, the Midland region has the lifestyle to suit your needs and interests. As you participate in your adventures or take that relaxing journey through the outdoors, you’ll enjoy being surrounded with stunning scenery that is unique to New Zealand.

To be successful in this application, you will need to have to have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in generalist services, be wanting to stay for a minimum of 1 year with and have some experience in small communities.

Successful applicants will be offered a competitive salary package including accommodation and allowance supplements, clinical supervision support, professional development opportunities and PANRE re-certification.

We will also support you through the immigration process.

All informal enquiries or more information please contact Helen Parker directly on email helen.parker@midlandshn.health.nz or submit your application through this website.  Interviews projected to be March 2015, with a start date of June 2015.

For more information about working in New Zealand visit: www.newzealandnow.govt.nz/living-in-nz.

Midlands Health Network Ltd is a not-for-profit primary health care management company owned by Pinnacle Incorporated, our general practice network, which supports the sustainability and further development of leading edge primary health care services.

Position/Title Physician Assistant
Organization ALASKA WORK CARE OF ALASKA
a division of URGENT CARE MEDICAL, P.C
Location Anchorage, AK
Date Posted January 9, 2015
More Info Walk in Urgent care seeking Physician Assistant to start as soon as possible.Responsibilities:Perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures at a walk in clinic.Requirements:

Licensed and certified in Alaska

Alaska DEA

Medicare and Medicaid provider

Who to contact to apply:  Elaine-office manager

Phone number: 907-248-8561

Fax: 907-248-8563

Email: workcareak.elaine@gmail.com

Position/Title Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner
Organization Dahl Memorial Clinic
Location Skagway, AK
Date Posted December 10, 2014
More Info Position Description: Full time nurse practitioner/physician assistant opening in the beautiful seaport of Skagway, Alaska! Primary, urgent and emergent care is provided in a beautiful, large, new clinic building that is fully equipped and updated. Dahl Memorial Clinic is a federally funded community health center that provides the only emergency care in the municipality of Skagway.The qualified provider must be nationally certified as a provider with licensure and prescriptive authority in the state of Alaska, or be able to obtain prior to employment. The qualified individual must also be ATLS, PALS, ACLS certified or be willing to become certified within 6 months of employment. Must be willing to rotate call with two other providers. Dahl Memorial Clinic has extensive laboratory capabilities as well as digital x-ray and ultrasound on site. Prefer an experienced provider who is comfortable working autonomously, but will consider a strong new graduate with emergency department experience.Full benefits package provided with generous CME and vacation allowances along with Alaska PERS retirement benefits as well as health and dental insurance.This position will be open until filled.Who to contact to apply: Carol Borg ANP, Medical Director

Email: c.borg@skagway.org

Position/Title Physician Assistant/Family Nurse Practitioner
Organization Yakutat Community Health Center
Location Yakutat, AK
Date Posted December 10, 2014
More Info The Yakutat Community Health Center is seeking a full-time Physician Assistant / Family Nurse Practitioner for a family practice, emergency medicine position in beautiful Southeast Alaska. Prefer an experienced provider with experience in a rural facility, but will consider a stellar new graduate with an Emergency Medicine background.Clinical hours are from 9:00-5:00 Monday-Friday, with a rotating twenty four (24) hour emergency call schedule.The comprehensive benefit package includes annual and sick leave, plus (12) holidays, malpractice, health insurance, retirement, and one week paid CME. Housing and relocation assistance is available.National Health Service Corp. loan repayment siteBaseline Qualification Requirements:

Graduate of an accredited practitioner program. Requires license to practice in the State of Alaska.

Meet standards of YCHC credentialing process.

Updated Collaborative Agreement if required.
Maintenance of board certification.

Emphasis on general family medical care with strong emergency/ trauma skills.

Current BLS certification. ACLS and PALS preferred.

Knowledge of emerging trends in technologies and techniques. Basic knowledge of EMR.

Job description available for comprehensive list of qualifications and duties.

Yakutat is located on the Gulf of Alaska and offers a of variety activities. Known for world class fishing and surfing, Yakutat’s beautiful Tongass rain forest is home to salmon filled rivers, ocean fishing, water sports and sandy beaches. For more information on Yakutat, visit www.yakutatalaska.com.

For a job description and more information for this position contact, Eva Sensmeier, Medical Director, esensmeier@y-chc.org or Rhoda Jensen, Health Director, rjensen@y-chc.org.

Application Deadline: Until Filled

Phone number: 907-784-3275

Fax: 907-784-3263

Position/Title Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner
Organization Beacon Occupational Health and Services
Location North Slope, AK
Date Posted November 5, 2014
More Info General Summary:These positions are based in Remote Alaska. The provider will be solo in very remote locations providing urgent / emergent care. The workforce consists of oilfield contractor employees. The number of employees varies considerably due to construction stages, drilling operations, maintenance and operations. The offsite physician back up support is in Anchorage. Provides acute and occupational medical care to on-site employees.Essential Job Functions: Duties include primary healthcare, emergency medical response, first aid training and promotion of lifestyle issues including fitness and healthy eating. The successful candidate will also be responsible for health and hygiene inspections and advising on other safety issues, in addition to general administration and computer based reporting.Primary responsibilities:

  • Responds to emergency situations. This includes routine minor illness, medical emergencies, and trauma. Builds volunteer medical response teams. Directs triage, patient transport, and medical supervision at mass casualty incidents. Interfaces with other response team sections. Maintains readiness of emergency equipment and supplies.
  • Determines the need for emergency air evacuation of seriously ill or injured patients to appropriate medical centers in Anchorage and Fairbanks.
  • Diagnoses and treats illnesses and injuries of the workforce according to collaborative agreement with the supervising physicians.
  • Conducts laboratory and electro-cardiograph diagnostic procedures as required.
  • Refers patients to appropriate consulting physicians within Alaska when required.
  • Prescribes and dispenses appropriate pharmaceuticals including controlled substances as approved by the supervising physician, within the scope of the collaborative agreement and in accordance with DEA regulations.
  • Leads weekly training sessions of the Medical Emergency Response Team.
  • Maintains medical records according to company policies and expected standards of medical practice. This includes but is not limited to injury reporting, completion/review of medical forms, and maintenance of statistical logs.

Job Requirements – Education and Training:

  • Current State License / Certification
  • Current BLS and ACLS certification
  • 5 years remote experience or 3 years emergency medicine experience
  • Professional certification with NCCPA or AANP
  • Graduate of an American Medical Association accredited PA training program
  • Working history in the arctic a plus
  • Must possess a valid State of Alaska Driver’s License

Schedule: This position will work a rotational shift of two weeks on / two weeks off.

Apply directly at www.beaconohss.com

Application Deadline: December 19

Who to contact to apply: Joyce Rindner

Phone number: 907-375-4368

Fax: 907-787-2213

Email: jrindner@beaconohss.com