Providence Health & Services Nurse Practitioner Weight Loss in Portland, Oregon
The Providence Digestive Health Institute is seeking a full-time nurse practitioner with experience or training in Bariatric Surgery to work at a new clinic on the Providence St. Vincent Medical Center campus. Join a comprehensive, multidisciplinary team of bariatric surgeons, dietitians and psychologists at the Digestive Health Institute’s newly created Center for Weight Management and help shape the development of the program. This position will act as the main medical provider to bariatric patients with multiple chronic conditions. Enjoy outstanding quality of life in the beauty of the Pacific Northwest.
• Outpatient care only
• Ideal candidate will be personable, with great communication skills and will enjoy teaching
• Experienced clinician preferred, but new graduates are welcome to apply
• Experience with medical weight management is a plus
Providence St. Vincent Medical Center is Oregon’s oldest (founded in 1875) and largest (523 beds) hospital. It also provides some of the state’s most advanced services and is one of the most decorated facilities in the nation – it has been named a Top 100 Hospital 10 times by Thomson Reuters. Conveniently located near Highway 26 in west Portland, Providence St. Vincent is home to the world-renowned Providence Heart and Vascular Institute, Providence Brain & Spine Institute and other “centers of excellence.”
Portland is rich in character and culture, with strong neighborhood identities and community bonds that defy its population of 2.3 million. Home of the Portland Trail Blazers, “Rip City” is ranked No. 8 in the Best Places to Live by U.S. News & World Report, based on its high quality of life and thriving job market. A foodie mecca, Portland is ideally situated between waterfalls, beaches, Mt. Hood skiing and hiking trails, forests and the Columbia River Gorge.
Providence Health & Services (PH&S) is a not-for-profit system of 34 hospitals, more than 600 clinics and hundreds of locally driven programs across five western states: Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington. Providence is committed to improving the health of the communities it serves, with a special emphasis on its mission to serve the poor and vulnerable. PH&S is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health family.
-Oregon Medical License RN & NP
-BLS or ACLS for Healthcare Provider certification from the American Heart Association
-Active DEA License
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Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Advance Practice Nursing/Clinical Nurse Specialist
Req ID: 233241