Providence Health & Services Nurse Practitioner Orthopedic in Missoula, Montana


Missoula, Montana -- Seeking an experienced Orthopedic nurse practitioner. Part-time position (0.6 FTE). Three 8-hour shifts per week, with the potential to increase to 40 hours per week. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. Requirements include at least one year of experience in the inpatient or outpatient setting, strong knowledge of chronic disease processes and one to two years of previous orthopedic experience. Join a dedicated team at Providence St. Patrick Hospital’s orthopedic pre-op ambulatory clinic, where the majority of patients are getting total joint surgery for the hip, knee and shoulder. Main responsibilities include caring for pre-surgery patients by conducting a pre-op clearance for the surgery, a full physical exam, drawing blood work and an occasional EKG. This clinician will also round on patients in the hospital after surgery. Enjoy great work / life balance in the scenic beauty of western Montana.

Providence St. Patrick Hospital is a pillar of the medical and business community in western Montana. Our 253-bed tertiary center has been named a Top 100 Hospital by Thomson (formerly Solucient). We house the world-renowned International Heart Institute of Montana and collaborate with the University of Montana and others to leverage scientific expertise for the benefit of our patients.

Missoula is a sophisticated university town of 65,000 located about halfway between Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks. The Clark Fork River runs through it, granite peaks surround it, and that famous Big Sky hangs over it all. The area offers unlimited recreational opportunities (ski, paddle, fish or hike out your back door) and numerous cultural amenities, including a symphony and an active theatre and arts scene. Missoula is a family-oriented community with great schools (elementary through university) and social activities year round. The climate is relatively mild; winters, for example, are warmer here than in much of the Midwest and Northeast. Western Montana summers are absolutely glorious, with long, adventure-inspiring days, starry nights and fresh mountain air.

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyone—especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.

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Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Advance Practice Nursing / Clinical Nurse Specialist

Location: Montana-Missoula

Req ID: 167787