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Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Downtown Family Medicine


Job Description

The Lancaster General Health Physicians Academic region is seeking a full-time APP to join its work and service to the community within the Family Medicine Residency Program at Family Medicine Downtown in Lancaster, PA. The outpatient scope of practice would include chronic care visits, acute visits, well child checks, and transition of care visits, via in-person visits or via telemedicine. It is negotiable if the APP would build a small continuity patient panel.  .  As Family Medicine Downtown conducts about 36,000 patient visits a year and has over 50 clinicians, the additional APP would assist in caring for patients with complex medical problems and significant social determinants of health challenges.  Family Medicine Downtown is the home of one of the continuity practices for the residents and faculty in the nation’s best Family Medicine Residency, providing the APP with ample opportunities for learning and growth.  


Hours:  Full-time with hours primarily between 7:00am – 5:00pm, Monday – Friday.  We do anticipate weekend hours and there are no call requirements with this position.  One evening clinical session per week could replace normal business hours.

Job Requirements (preferred)

Nurse Practitioner

  • Valid Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner license and Certificate of Prescriptive Authority in Pennsylvania
  • Valid Pennsylvania licensure as a Registered Nurse
  • Certification by ANCC or other qualifying agency in area of specialty required
  • Minimum one-year experience as a Nurse Practitioner is preferred

Physician Assistant

  • Current licensure as a Physician Assistant by PA Board of Medicine
  • Graduate of Accredited Physician Assistant training program
  • Minimum one-year experience as a Physician Assistant 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.

Benefits At A Glance:

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


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.


Search Firm Representatives please read carefully: PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH as a result of the referral or through other means.

LGH Full Time Posted on 01/12/2023