Emergency Medicine - Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant, Ashland, Kentucky (KY)

Created 06/09/2021
Reference JO000015903
Category APP (NP/PA) - EM
Country USA
State Kentucky (KY)
City Ashland
Salary Competitive
Rare opportunity for an experienced Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant for Full-time in the ED at King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, KY!

**APP Requirements: Must have a minimum of 1 year of Emergency Room experience practicing as an NP/PA**

King's Daughters Medical Center is a 300-bed not-for profit community hospital that offers cardiac, medical, surgical, pediatric, rehabilitative, psychiatric, cancer, neurological, pain care, wound care, and home care services.
  • Received “Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus” national award in 2017 & 2018 from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association

Emergency Department Profile:
  • 60,000 annual patient visits
  • 24-28% admission rate
  • 45 ED Beds (all private), with 10 Fast Track beds, 2 Trauma Bay beds, & 1 Psyche bed
  • Average of 44 hours/day of physician coverage
  • Daily APP coverage with 12 hour shifts
  • APPs work in Fast Track & Main ED
  • Epic EMR

Ashland, KY is the centerpiece of the metro triangle that borders the Ohio River and is the anchor for the tri-state area of Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia. The tri-state offers a variety of outdoor recreation, natural beauty, art, entertainment and cultural events. Huntington, WV, which is just 15 miles southeast of Ashland, recently earned the title of America’s Best Community.
  • Largest urban area of Eastern Kentucky, with a population of more than 300,000 people
  • Vital center for healthcare, commerce, & banking
  • Nearby district of Huntington has been revitalized with restaurants, cafes, & shopping, and offers some of the best public & private schools
Envision Physician Services is a dynamic physician- and clinician-led medical group that has been offering exceptional career opportunities for more than 60 years. With more than 25,000 affiliated clinicians coast-to-coast, Envision Physician Services is nationally recognized for delivering clinical excellence supported by innovation, integration and exceptional leadership.
Candidates considering becoming a teammate at Envision Physician Services will find full-time, part-time and independent contractor opportunities available in a variety of community types, from rural and underserved communities to major metropolitan areas; practice settings, from small hospitals to academic health systems; and job levels, from entry level to senior management. Envision teammates also benefit from the following resources:

Strong leadership at local, regional and national levels
Exceptional quality of practice backed by comprehensive support services
Optimal care teams with flexible and equitable scheduling options
A-rated professional liability insurance
Extensive variety of practice settings coast-to-coast
Competitive compensation, including several benefit options
Opportunities for professional development, mentoring and career advancement
Clinician mental health and well-being support
Comprehensive education and training on leadership, management and clinical best practices, including a wide variety of CME programs
Clinical and scientific research opportunities

*Benefits vary by division, clinical specialty and employment status.

Company Information

Envision Physician Services is a leading national medical group, delivering care when and where it's needed most. Our team of 25,000 clinicians specializes in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, radiology, surgery and women's and children's care. Together, we care for more than 32 million patients a year and support healthcare partners across 45 states and the District of Columbia

As a part of Envision Healthcare, we are making a meaningful difference in patients' lives and driving innovations that improve the delivery of care and the health of communities in every corner of America. We treat more than 15 percent of the country's emergency department visits, deliver more than 120,000 babies, conduct more than 10 million radiology reads and provide more than 2.6 million anesthesia cases each year.

We are focused on protecting and empowering clinicians so they can focus on what matters most - caring for patients. We do this by providing mental health and well-being resources, administrative support, clinical best practices, clinical research opportunities, leadership coaching and more. Our unique structure enables us to develop local practices that support clinicians with regionally-based clinical leaders and operational expertise from our expansive nationwide network.

Each Envision partner facility or health system has its own unique culture, but all of our sites recruit and hire clinicians who share the group's core values of being patient-focused, team-oriented and caregiver-inspired.

Envision Physician Services values the diverse perspectives and experiences of our teams. We recognize that through our collective expertise, we can improve the delivery of care for patients and clinicians. Learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion here and how we are supporting clinician wellness here. We are proud to be an EOE/AA employer.
Employer Envision Physician Services