Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Bariatric Physician Specialists
LG Health Physicians Healthy Weight Management Is seeking a full-time outpatient only Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join their well-established 4 physician, 1 CRNP practice. Our providers work together along with our registered dietitians and exercise physiologists to provide a full, comprehensive multidisciplinary weight management program for both bariatric surgery patients and medical weight management patients. We emphasize the balance of nutrition, exercise, and well-being and meet patients where they are in order to provide individualized guidance base upon their conditions, comorbidities, lifestyles and own personal goals. Our facility has a fully equipped gym used to train patients and provide guidance on appropriate use of equipment and exercise regimens. The role of this APP would be to see new patients and provide regular follow up care, treating their obesity and concurrent comorbid conditions through lifestyle changes and medication management when applicable, as well as work closely with the multidisciplinary team by attending regular team case review meetings.
Hours: Full-time Monday - Friday with hours primarily 8:00am-5:00pm. No evenings or weekends.
- Valid Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner license and Certificate of Prescriptive Authority in Pennsylvania.
- Valid Pennsylvania Registered Nurse licensure
- Certification by ANCC or other qualifying agency in area of specialty is required.
- Nurse Practitioner experience is preferred.
- Current licensure as a Physician Assistant by PA Board of Medicine.
- Graduate of Accredited Physician Assistant training program.
- Physician Assistant experience is preferred.
Disclaimer: This job description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended to be a reflection of those principal job elements essential for recruitment and selection, for making fair job evaluations, and for establishing performance standards. The percentages of time spent performing job duties are estimates, and should not be considered absolute. The incumbent shall perform all other functions and/or be cross-trained as shall be determined at the sole discretion of management, who has the right to amend, modify, or terminate this job in part or in whole. Incumbent must be able to perform all job functions safely.
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers the following benefits to employees:
- 100% Tuition Assistance at The Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
- Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
- Shift, Weekend and On-Call Differentials
- Health, Dental and Vision Coverage
- Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
- Retirement Savings Account with Company Matching
- Child Care Subsidies
- Onsite Gym and Fitness Classes
Posted on 03/07/2023
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.
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