skip navigation

Job Posting


Emergency Room Provider, MD, NP, PA - Emergency Room
Join Our Team as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in a Rural Emergency Room!
Are you a highly skilled and adventurous Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) looking for a great opportunity? Do you thrive in dynamic environments where you can make a real impact? If so, we have the perfect position for you!
Position:
Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA)
Location:
Crittenden Community Hospital
520 West Gum St.
Marion, KY 42064
About Us:
Welcome to our close-knit rural community, where our Emergency Room serves as vital role in our community. Here, you'll find a unique blend of professional challenge and personal fulfillment. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional care with a personal touch.
Why You’ll Love Working Here:
• Autonomy and Independence: As the sole mid-level provider, you'll have the autonomy to make critical decisions and provide top-notch care independently.
• Supportive Environment: While you'll be working independently, you'll have the support of an on-call physician for any backup needs.
• Community Impact: Make a significant impact on the health and well-being of our tight-knit community.
• Adventure Awaits: Enjoy the serenity and beauty of rural living, away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
• Sign-On Bonus: Receive up to $5,000 if you commit to at least 3 shifts per month!
• Comfortable Shifts: Enjoy 24-hour shifts with access to a very nice, large call room to sleep and rest while not seeing patients.
Key Responsibilities:
• Patient Assessment and Diagnosis:
o Conduct thorough physical examinations and patient histories.
o Diagnose a wide range of conditions, from minor ailments to complex emergencies.
• Emergency Procedures:
o Perform wound care, suturing, and minor surgical procedures.
o Manage acute injuries, including fractures and dislocations.
o Administer emergency medications and IV therapy.
• Critical Care Management:
o Stabilize patients in critical condition and prepare them for transfer if necessary.
o Monitor and manage patients with acute cardiac, respiratory, and other life-threatening conditions.
• Collaborative Care:
o Work closely with on-call physicians via telecommunication for consultation and support.
o Coordinate with local EMS for patient transfers and emergency response.
• Documentation and Follow-Up:
o Maintain accurate and thorough patient records.
o Provide follow-up care instructions and coordinate with primary care providers for continuity of care.
Qualifications:
• Educational Background: Master's degree from an accredited Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant program.
• Licensure: Current state licensure as an NP or PA.
• Experience: Minimum of 1 years of emergency room experience preferred.
• Skills: Strong clinical skills, ability to work independently, excellent problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
Perks and Benefits:
• Competitive Salary: Reflective of your expertise and experience.
• Flexible Scheduling: Enjoy a work-life balance with our flexible scheduling options.
• Professional Development: Opportunities for continuous learning and career advancement.
• Community Engagement: Be an integral part of our community with numerous local events and activities.
How to Apply:
Ready to embark on a fulfilling journey with us? Send your resume and a cover letter detailing your experience and passion for rural healthcare to tkayse@crittendenhospital.com. We can't wait to meet you!
Join us in making a difference, one patient at a time. Embrace the adventure and become a vital part of our dedicated team today!

Additional Information
Shift : Day

Contact Information
Human Resources
Email: HR@Crittenden-health.org
Emergency Room, MD, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant, Rural Medical Center, Hospital, Crittenden Community Hospital,

Click Here to fill out our official online application.

Contact Us

Go to Top