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Geisinger Health System Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant Family Medicine in LOCK HAVEN, Pennsylvania

JOB TITLE: Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant Family Medicine

LOCATION: Lock Haven, PA

DEPARTMENT: Community Medicine

WORK TYPE: Full time ? Outpatient only - Experience Required

Geisinger Community Medicine consists of 43 community practice sites throughout central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania. These multispecialty locations provide primary and specialty care. In conjunction with Geisinger Health Plan, the Medical Groups staff offers their own unique version of medical home.

Geisinger Lock Haven is seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our growing team. Geisinger Lock Haven offers numerous free health related events and screenings throughout the year and same-day and evening appointments are available to meet our patients' needs and accommodate their busy schedules. Discover the difference you can make as a Geisinger provider!

At Geisinger, you have an opportunity to make a meaningful impact on your patients? lives with:

  • Forty-minute appointments for our elderly patient population

  • Daily huddles with all care team members to review essential information about schedules, patients, resource needs and coordination of care

  • Pharmacists to assist with patient education and medication management

  • Availability of care managers, health managers, clinic health associates and coding educators to providers

  • Increased access to care by means of eVisits, patient portals, Geisinger?s Careworks urgent care clinics and even text messaging


The successful Physician Assistant candidate will work under the responsibility and supervision of the physician and require completion of an ARC-PA (or predecessor organization) approved physician assistant program, current NCCPA certification or eligibility and Pennsylvania State licensure.

The successful Nurse Practitioner candidate will work in collaboration with the physician and have a certificate of completion from an approved program for Nurse Practitioners or be eligible to hold national certification that allows the NP to work with the patient populations and location settings associated with this position. Must be eligible for licensure as a nurse practitioner in the state of PA.

For more information, please contact, Rebecca Grubb, Talent Acquisition Specialist, Geisinger, at: , 570-271-6552 or .

OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.

About Geisinger: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.

We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit , or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.