Nurse Practitioner Job In Chattanooga, Tennessee
Adult Practitioner sought for the Parkridge East Medical Group in Chattanooga, TN!Next Steps... Apply Now Register Now
Advanced Practice Provider sought to work with Internal Medicine physician.
Practice is located on the campus of Parkridge East Hospital.
• Full-time advanced practitioner needed to work with Internal Medicine physician with support of MAs and LPNs
• All adult practice with high volume wellness and physical exams
• Primarily Outpatient Clinic with occasional Inpatient rounds
• Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8a-5p
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS:
• Competitive salary
• Comprehensive benefit package consisting of malpractice, health, life, and disability insurances; vacation and CME; 401K retirement plan; and licensure and dues.
• Master’s degree is required
• Tennessee license is required
• Advanced Practitioner license is required
• Minimum of 2 years’ experience preferred and prior hospital experience a plus
• CPR/BLS is required
Nestled in the heart of the Southeast, Chattanooga is within a day’s drive to almost one-third of the major U.S. market and the densely populated cities of Atlanta, Nashville, Knoxville and Birmingham (within 140 mile radius). The city approximates 169,000 population; MSA of 426,000 residents situated in the Great Tennessee Valley.
Chattanooga enjoys an abundance of natural beauty; located where several Mountain ranges converge bringing the states of Tennessee, northern Georgia, North Carolina together at the base of the Great Smoky Mountains. The Tennessee River, which winds through much of Hamilton County, feeds into Lake Chickamauga providing an endless array of water sports. Other unique outdoor activities range from hang-gliding off Lookout Mountain to inner tubing/canoeing down the Sequatchie River to White Water Rafting the Great Ocoee River (third white water river in the US, host to the Summer Olympics) to biking, golfing or horseback riding amidst the scenic backdrop of the mountains.
The recently revitalized Downtown Riverfront draws tourists and residents alike for afternoon/evening strolls. Chattanooga city attractions include: the Tennessee Aquarium, IMAX Theater, Chattanooga Choo-Choo, Rock City, Coolidge Park, Ruby Falls, the Incline, the Creative Discovery Museum, Chattanooga Regional History Museum, Houston Museum of Decorative Arts, Hunter Art Museum, Southern Belle Riverboat, Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park and the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum. The city supports a vibrant Arts Council (ranked 12th in the nation in per capita donations for the Arts) supporting several fine theaters, Ballet, Chattanooga Symphony and the Opera.
In addition to the significant tourism industry, Chattanooga is also a major industrial city with an extensive network of transportation systems including the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport.
Chattanooga’s school system, public and private, assure a strong foundation for area children. The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga offers a wide range of majors in undergraduate and graduate courses in addition to graduate medical education.
Not to be understated, one of the area’s greatest features is financial. Moderate cost of living, low property taxes, No State Personal Income Tax contributes to a more prosperous lifestyle.
HCA Parkridge East Hospital (128-bed suburban hospital) is a sister facility to HCA Parkridge Medical Center (296-bed regional center) located downtown Chattanooga. Parkridge East is recognized for its Women's Center, The SleepWell Center, it’s #1 ranked Orthopedic Services (sited 2001,’02,’04 and 2005) and the Laparoscopic Center of Excellence with one of the most sophisticated operating suites in the country.