Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant-Urgent Care - #740295


Date: 01/14/2022 15:30 PM

City: Pottsville, Pennsylvania

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

Job Summary

Geisinger Convenient Care is seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our team in Pottsville, PA.

Job Duties

Convenient Care clinicians diagnose and treat common medical problems including sore throats, earaches, sinus infections, flu, urinary tract infections and more. They also provide routine health exams, immunizations, screenings and wellness services. Services at some clinics may also include x-ray, EKG, IV hydration, and phlebotomy.

The ideal Geisinger Convenient Care candidates will:

  • Take responsibility and ownership of their site
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills
  • Be self-motivated
  • Have excellent prioritizing and multi-tasking abilities
  • Have urgent care experience and the ability to perform procedures such as suturing and splinting


Advanced practitioners must have at least six months of Primary Care, Emergency Medicine, Urgent Care or Critical Care advanced practice professional experience and able to treat patients age one and older

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, Provider Recruiter, at 570-271-6552 or

Position Details


Master's Degree-Nurse Practitioner (Required)


Certification(s) and License(s)

Licensed Registered Nurse (Pennsylvania) - RN_State of Pennsylvania; Certified Nurse Practitioner - American Academy of Nurse Practitioners; Basic Life Support Certification - Default Issuing Body

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. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and 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. 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.

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