Denver Health and Hospital Authority is recruiting for a full-time Nurse Practitioner for the Denver Health Southwest Health Clinic located ten minutes from Downtown Denver, CO. The successful candidate will be required to have a minimum of one year of experience as a NP in a emergency room or urgent care setting. Responsibilities will include diagnosis and treatment of an array of pediatric and adult illness and injuries, ordering and interpreting diagnostic testing based upon evidenced based medicine and clinical practice guidelines, and procedures may include suturing, x-ray, EKGs, etc.
Schedule: Southwest Urgent Care is open Monday â“ Friday 9am-8pm and Saturday and Sunday 9am-4pm. The provider will work three 12 hour shifts per week and one weekend out of every four weekends (two 8 hour shifts). The successful applicant will be joining a diverse team of 6 providers in the urgent care setting and a larger primary care team in the Southwest Health Center of 20+ providers.
Denver Health is a fully integrated network of 9 community health centers, 17 school-based clinics, and a Level I 525-licensed bed hospital with a mission of providing access to quality preventive, acute, and chronic health care for all citizens of Denver, regardless of ability to pay. Denver Health is affiliated with the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, and serves as a training site for medical residents and fellows. The successful applicant will also have a faculty appointment at the University of Colorado at a rank commiserate with previous experience.
Providers interested in practicing and teaching urgent care in a dynamic, state-of-the-art health care delivery system are encouraged to apply. In addition to full scope primary/urgent care, responsibilities may also include supervision of trainees and clinical research. Denver Health is a comprehensive, integrated organization providing level one care for all, regardless of ability to pay.
Benefits of practicing at Denver Health include:
Opportunity to work with residents, NP and medical students
4+ weeks vacation, plus 7 paid holidays, and CME time off and allowance
Loan repayment possible ($50-$90K) via the NHSC/CHSC programs
Robust retirement package
Conveniently located in Denver with access to a thriving cultural scene, diverse neighborhoods, great schools, family-friendly neighborhoods, natural beauty and 300+ days of sunshine per year
Interested applicants should submit CVonlineat www.denverhealth.org.