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Nurse Practitioner - Pain Management

Nurse Practitioner - Pain Management

Department 
Orthopaedics
Job Locations 
US-CT-Stamford
Employment Type 
Regular Full-Time
Position Schedule 
Monday-Friday 8am-4pm

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Position Summary

Westmed Medical Group is currently seeking a full time Nurse Practitioner for Pain Management at the Stamford, Connecticut office location . The NP, in collaboration with the interventional spine and pain management physician/spine team, will engage in independent and collaborative care of patients in acute and chronic pain. Position schedule is Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm with flexibility in hours/schedule required and on-call rotation done at home by phone.

 

* *New graduates welcome to apply!

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

The advanced practice provider will assess and treat patients with chronic pain and stable long term opiate therapy. Candidates should understand the role of urine toxicology screening, opioid rotation and monitoring of active online opioid databases. The advanced practice provider will be involved in interventional spine follow up, initiation of treatment, and examination of the cervical and lumbar spine.

Required Qualifications

  • Current licensure as a Nurse Practitioner in state of Connecticut
  • Board certification required
  • New graduates welcome to apply
  • Strong computer skills, EMR experience is a strong plus
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multi-task and handle fast paced environment

Company Overview

Westmed Medical Group is a large, award-winning multi-specialty medical practice, with headquarters in Purchase, NY. It is staffed by a team of over 500 Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers who are dedicated to providing coordinated, efficient and the highest quality of patient care at its 13 locations in Westchester County, NY and Fairfield County, CT. The practice, known for its one-stop-shopping medical experience for patients, uses state-of-the-art systems and has a national reputation for measured healthcare excellence. Westmed offers 60+ medical specialties and currently has over 1,000 employees.  Our mission is to be your trusted partner in comprehensive, lifelong care.  The foundation for service excellence at Westmed Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. Westmed is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level.  Westmed has been one of 480 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide since 2012, and was ranked a Fortune® 2017 Best Workplaces in Healthcare and in New York State.

 

Here at Westmed Medical Group, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.

 

We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see Westmed physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.  Westmed Medical Group has also been GreatRated! as a Great Place to Work, the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.

 

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