Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 106277
As a provider within our physician governed cardiovascular institute you'll find everything you need to excel in your job including outstanding facilities, comprehensive resources and talented teammates sharing your commitment to quality patient care. MultiCare is a recognized leader in the use of advanced technology and EPIC, our Electronic Medical Record (EMR), keeps our staff better connected throughout the healthcare system. The administrative team dedicated to cardiovascular services is here to partner with you to provide a high value system of health care to our community and across the Pacific Northwest.The Opportunity: ARNP - Heart FailureThe selected candidate will manage referred heart failure patients in conjunction with their Cardiologist. This position requires the ARNP to establish goals of care, collaborate with many health care team professionals, e.g. Social work, Cardiac rehab staff, Palliative care team and ability to manage decompensated heart failure(or volume overload) in the outpatient clinic setting and refer to the ED when necessary. The position is both for acute inpatient and outpatient clinic needs. Strong preference for candidates with nurse practitioner experience managing patients with mechanical circulatory assist devices.Competitive salary, a full array of benefits, a healthy work/life balance, and a great location makes this an ideal choice for the provider who is looking to experience the best of Northwest living: from big-city amenities to the pristine beauty and recreational opportunities of the great outdoors.Requirements:
ARNP Experience in a Heart Failure Program or two years experience in a cardiovascular setting
Masters of Science in Nursing
Post Bachelor's Nurse Practitioner Program
Successful completion of a Certified Nurse Practitioner Exam through an accredited organization
Licensed in the state of WA as an ARNP by the time of employment
DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority
Current BLS and ACLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart AssociationPulse Heart:Based in Tacoma, WA Pulse Heart is a physician led cardiovascular institute formed through a strategic partnership with MultiCare Health System, a leading-edge, integrated not-for-profit healthcare organization made up of five hospitals including Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children's Hospital and Tacoma General Hospital. The institute is made up of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery and Cardiology. At our tertiary care center we perform advanced therapies including TAVR, VAD, and ECMO with an active interventional and surgical program.Pulse Heart is a fundamentally different patient care structure in which physician leaders develop the strategic plan for each center of excellence. These include Coronary Artery Disease, Heart Failure, Arrhythmia, Vascular and Valvular with their own clinical outcomes programs, customer service metrics, and responsibility to control the costs of the care to the community while delivering a high quality product.
Position Type: Full-Time Regular Full Time Employee: YesPrimary Shift: Day Work Schedule: varies
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.