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About Our Career Opportunity
Summit Medical Group Float Pool is seeking a
Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our dynamic health-care team as a PRN Travel Advanced Practitioner in the beautiful East Tennessee area specifically serving the Chattanooga Area. We are seeking a dedicated and experienced health-care professional to provide exceptional patient care and contribute to our commitment to excellence.
Responsibilities:
(List does not include all duties assigned)
  • Performs complete physical exams, obtains complete medical histories, and records findings.
  • Maintains and reviews patient records, charts and other pertinent information.
  • Orders (and, as appropriate, performs) appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures.
  • Determines preliminary diagnoses and therapeutic plans by obtaining, interpreting and integrating data.
  • Posts tests and examination results as appropriate.
  • Instructs patient/family regarding medications and treatments, educates patients/family regarding health and illness prevention, and recommends community resources to meet patient and family needs.
  • Assists physicians in managing acute and long-term medical needs of patients.
  • Provides monitoring and continuity of care between physician visits.
  • Triages nursing and family telephone calls and provides consultation.

Qualifications:

EDUCATION: Successful completion of an accredited Nurse Practitioner program or Physician Assistant program.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of three years of previous patient care experience in a clinic setting, plus two years of APN or PA experience is preferred.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSE: Currently licevnsed as a Registered Nurse and Advanced Practice Nurse in State of Tennessee, or current Physician Assistant licensed to practice in State of Tennessee.

Overview:

About Summit Medical Group
Summit Medical Group is East Tennessee’s largest primary care organization with more than 415 providers at 87 practice locations in 19 counties. Summit also consists of four diagnostic centers, mobile diagnostic services, eight physical therapy centers, four express clinics, central laboratory, and sleep services center. Summit provides healthcare services to more than 370,000 patients, averaging over one million encounters annually. For more information, visit www.summitmedical.com
In addition to our commitment to the health of our community, our organization is also committed to the health of our employees through our employee Wellness Program. Employees receive a discounted monthly insurance premium if they actively participate in the wellness program. Furthermore, Summit Medical Group hires only non-tobacco users. Pre-employment drug testing will include testing for nicotine, and only candidates who pass the drug test will be considered eligible for employment.
Living in East Tennessee:
Nestled at the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, East Tennessee is a region renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty, vibrant culture, and welcoming community. Offering a unique blend of urban amenities and outdoor adventures, East Tennessee provides an exceptional backdrop for individuals seeking both professional growth and an enriching lifestyle.
Our area is well known for being family friendly with our big city amenities with a small-town feel. Families enjoy watching their children flourish in our excellent public and private schools. We are also home to multiple college and universities, including the flagship campus of The University of Tennessee, in Knoxville. In our region, work-life balance is not just a concept or a philosophy—it’s a way of life. The region’s relaxed pace and no state income tax allows for a fulfilling professional life without compromising you from the ability to enjoy the mountains, streams, rivers, and entertainment!
Consider making Summit Medical Group your next career destination where each day brings a new adventure against the backdrop of the stunning East Tennessee landscape.