Opportunity Healthcare

Family Practice Pediatrics Women’s Health NP / PA

Kenai, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, United States
June 18, 2024
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Job Description

Opportunity Healthcare, a leading locums and placement firm, is at the forefront of “Connecting the Best in Healthcare.” We are currently facilitating the search for a dedicated Advanced Practitioner to help a compassionate healthcare facility near the coast of the Kenai Peninsula, AK. 

Your New Role: 

  • Position: Nurse Practitioner and/or Physician Assistant 
  • Job Duration: Full Time/Permanent 
  • Schedule: 40 hours per week, 4 10-hour shifts (Monday – Thursday, approximately 8 AM to 6 PM) 
  • Experience: At least 5 years in primary care, with at least 3 years in rural health; experience in women’s health/pediatrics preferred; ortho experience is a plus 
  • Patient Population: Diverse, including family medicine, pediatrics, and women’s health 

What’s in the Offer: 

  • Competitive Edge: Work in a progressive community surrounded by the natural beauty of Alaska’s southern coast 
  • Robust Benefits: Health insurance (medical, dental, vision) for staff and dependents, short & long-term disability, term life insurance, 80 hours paid holidays, up to 6 weeks PTO per year, 401K with 3% employer contribution, 80 hours CME time, up to $3K CME allowance, federal loan repayment eligibility 
  • Incentives: $15K sign-on bonus, licensure and membership fees covered, SHARP eligibility (Alaska’s loan repayment program) 
  • Career Growth: Opportunity to work autonomously in a supportive community-focused health center 

In this Role: 

As a full-time Nurse Practitioner and/or Physician Assistant for a healthcare facility located in beautiful southern Alaska. The successful candidate will provide patient-centered care in a rural setting, serving a diverse patient population with a focus on family medicine, pediatrics, and women’s health. The provider will work 40 hours per week, in four 10-hour shifts from Monday to Thursday, with no call schedule. The facility uses the EPIC Ambulatory EMR system. Summers see a patient load of about 16 patients per shift, while winters average 10 patients per shift. The role is autonomous, providing an opportunity to make a significant impact in the community. Candidates must have an active AK license and DEA, current BLS certification, and preferred certifications in ACLS, PALS, and ATLS. The position is open due to a provider leaving after 8 years, and the center aims to fill the role by the end of September. 

Make the Connection: 
If you are a practitioner driven to provide exceptional care, we invite you to apply. This is more than a job—it’s a chance to make a substantial impact in a community that will value your commitment to health. Connect with Opportunity Healthcare today to explore this role or discover other opportunities that align with your professional ambitions. Let us link you to the best in healthcare. Call 877-249-3332 or send your CV to apply@opportuntiyhc.com. 
Why Opportunity Healthcare? 
Industry Pioneers: As an industry-leading search and placement firm, we match top-tier talent with high-quality healthcare facilities. 
National Reach, Local Impact: Our expansive network offers nationwide opportunities with the goal of enhancing community health. 
Supportive Transition: We provide personalized assistance with licensing and credentialing, making your transition smooth and easy. 
Beyond Placement: Our commitment is to your ongoing career success and satisfaction. 

*$$$* Refer a friend today and get $750! *$$$* 

We are pleased to announce an exciting referral program aimed at rewarding your efforts in helping us grow our network with quality providers. You have the unique opportunity to earn a referral bonus of $750. This bonus will be awarded when the referred provider successfully completes the guarantee period as outlined in their contract. Call/Text 877-249-3332 or send your email to apply@opportunityhc.com