Surgical Physician Assistant or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner -
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital

Full Time, Monday through Friday

Clinton, MD

Position Summary:

Surgical Physician Assistant or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center

MedStar Health 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.

MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center is currently recruiting for a full-time Physician Assistant or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner to join our general surgery team. At least one year of surgical practice experience is preferred. In this role, the PA/NP will assist the surgeons with examinations, procedures, and other processes related to direct patient care during the outpatient general surgery clinics. The selected candidate will enjoy a Monday through Friday schedule with no on-call responsibilities.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Arranging for patients' ordered diagnostic and therapeutic services.
  • Demonstrating behavior consistent with MedStar Health mission, vision, goals, objectives, and patient care philosophy.
  • Monitoring medical condition of patients and reporting changes to appropriate personnel. Monitoring emotional stability of patients and reporting changes to physician or charge nurse.
  • Providing direct patient care, evaluating outcomes, consulting with other specialists as required, and adjusting nursing care processes as indicated to ensure optimal patient care.

As a MedStar Health clinician, you can expect:
  • A competitive salary
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Paid time off
  • CME allowance
  • Retirement plan – 403-B with % employer match

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

About MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center:
Located just 20 miles southeast of D.C., MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center is a 192-bed, full-service acute care facility with approximately 55,000 emergency room visits and approximately 14,000 admissions each year. Our hospital's commitment to advanced technology distinguishes it from community hospitals. Our Heart and Vascular Center's cardiac catheterization laboratory is the site of life-saving interventions for heart attack patients, elective angioplasties, and diagnostic procedures. MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center was the first in Southern Maryland to be certified as a Primary Stroke Center by the state of Maryland, and it remains the only certified Primary Stroke Center in Prince George's County.

MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center is a medical center that not only treats illnesses and injuries, but also promotes wellness and community health. MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center is leading the way by providing the highest quality of clinical care with advanced technology, innovative medical services, and the region's top doctors. It is all part of MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center's commitment to the 800,000 residents of Southern Maryland.

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.