Nurse Practitioner Job In Asheville, North Carolina
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Job Summary: Provides diagnosis, treatment, consultation, and follow-up under a supervising physician in compliance with the North Carolina Medical Board.
Required Education: Completion of an accredited physician assistant or nurse practitioner program with appropriate certification exams. Experience as a Cardiology
Preferred Education: None
Required License: Has and maintains current Physician Assistant license with the North Carolina Medical Board.
Preferred License: BLS, ACLS.
Required Experience: Minimum of 2 years experience as a cardiology PA/NP
Asheville Cardiology Associates is one of the largest single specialty practices in western North Carolina, with 46 cardiologists and 24 advanced practitioners in seven locations. As partners with Mission Health System, the practice supports the 19 western counties of North Carolina with tertiary care. Asheville Cardiology, a Mission Hospital Health Partner, seeks an advanced practitioner to join its team of providers. The ideal candidate will have at least two years of cardiovascular care experience.
Mission Health in Asheville, North Carolina, is a nationally recognized, 800+ bed health system serving the eighteen county region of Western North Carolina. Mission has recently been named as one of Truven Health Analytics' Top 15 Health Systems in the United States for the second year in a row.
Asheville is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the country. The area is alive with the arts, theater, music, street festivals, fine dining, shopping an abundance of outdoor activities. Excellent benefits, competitive salaries and a fantastic location in the Blue Ridge Mountains are among the amenities. Western North Carolina offers numerous four season outdoor recreational amenities. The area has many cultural opportunities, excellent public and private schools and colleges/universities nearby.
While Asheville retains the charm and friendliness of a medium-sized city, it boasts the amenities of a much larger city. Theater, live music, festivals, excellent restaurants, diverse populations, art galleries, cultural diversions and museums abound. Eclectic art galleries, micro-breweries and cozy cafes can be found at every turn. A food lover's paradise, culinary offerings range from traditional southern comfort food to four-star cuisine. Asheville is also home to America's largest privately-owned home, the Biltmore Estate, and the historic Grove Park Inn. Downtown Asheville is pedestrian-friendly and dog-friendly, and the city's unique skyline of art-deco style buildings are surrounded by the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains.
Mission Hospital is a Level II Trauma Center licensed for 730 beds and serves as the tertiary referral center for Western North Carolina. Mission Hospital's Heart Services was named one of the nation's Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics in 2013. For the seventh consecutive year, Mission Health System was named as one of the nation's Top 15 Health Systems by Truven Health Analytics. Mission Health System also has been recognized by The Commonwealth Fund as having one of the most effective quality improvement programs in US hospitals.