Physician Assistant/Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Needed for General Surgery at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center

10- and 12-Hour Rotating Shifts

Baltimore, MD

Position Summary:

MedStar Medical Group offers a uniquely rewarding career in a major marketplace. Shape your future in health care in the kind of setting that's right for you and your practice. Become part of an organization that welcomes your experience, input, and leadership—as a clinician and healthcare expert.

As highly skilled clinicians and respected colleagues, our physician assistants and nurse practitioners proudly advance the standard of excellence. MedStar Health is looking for qualified applicants to join our growing advanced practice provider program. We offer a supportive team environment with hands-on training from our surgeons, residents, and fellow APPs. This position offers exposure to multiple surgical specialties, including General Surgery, Gynecology, Obstetrics, Oncology, Thoracic, Orthopedic, Neurosurgery, Vascular, Plastic, Breast, and Bariatric Surgery. We are a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery, and our new state-of-the-art surgical pavilion supports an array of innovations, such as advanced multispecialty surgical techniques and high-tech medical imaging.

We are looking for individuals who will provide inpatient management in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team, patients, and their families to ensure quality care. Duties will include, but are not limited to:
  • First assisting in surgery
  • Ordering and interpreting diagnostic lab tests
  • Developing plans of care for pre-, intra- and postoperative inpatients
  • Conducting surgical history and physical exams
  • Writing prescriptions
  • Inpatient rounding and consultations
  • Wound care and bedside procedures under direct and indirect supervision
  • Patient/family education
  • 24-hour/7-day inpatient coverage

10- and 12-hour rotating shifts, some nights and weekends

Join our developing team with great room for growth and a collaborative atmosphere. New grads are welcome.

As a MedStar Medical Group clinician, you can expect:
  • A competitive salary and signing bonus
  • Eligibility for quality and productivity bonuses
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Generous paid time off
  • CME leave and CME allowance
  • Retirement saving plan – 403(b) with % employer match

Be a part of a nationally recognized health system and the largest provider of health services in the Baltimore/Washington region. With our vast resources and capabilities at your disposal, you can expand your clinical expertise. Enjoy a rich career and a quality of life unique to Baltimore and the mid-Atlantic region, which features a mix of urban, suburban, and rural communities.

MedStar Health is a 501c(3) organization.

Be the provider you were meant to be, here at MedStar Health.

We are not accepting inquiries or solicitations from 3rd party recruiters/search firms.

Why join MedStar Medical Group?

We are a progressive, forward-thinking organization that enables you to define your own future—by region, specialty, or professional interest. We are also among the nation’s 15 largest medical groups, with the resources of highly respected MedStar Health behind us. We are collaborative, too. Your input and opinions concerning quality of patient care, your practice and this organization truly matter. You’ll also find balance here. We work hard, but we also value our personal lives and pursuits beyond the workplace. If you want an exciting career that is always challenging, always rewarding, apply now.

MedStar Medical Group is an equal opportunity employer.
Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore and its suburbs, as well as the surrounding rural areas, offer a unique blend of history, culture, and the arts—and, of course, the beautiful Chesapeake Bay. Downtown beckons you with its popular Inner Harbor, highly rated restaurants, theater, nightlife, and major league sports teams. The suburbs offer a great selection of homes in welcoming neighborhoods with excellent schools, shopping, and family activities. Rural areas are accented by quiet rolling hills, lush forests, and charming small towns. MedStar Health hospitals serving Baltimore include MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, MedStar Harbor Hospital, and MedStar Union Memorial Hospital.