St. Mary's Good Samaritan APN/PA - Orthopedic Surgery - Centralia, IL in Centralia, Illinois


Advanced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to work in the Orthopedic Program in Centralia, Illinois. Will have responsibility for Office hours, hospital rounding, surgery assisting and night call.

Desired candidates with previous orthopedic or surgical first assist experience preferred.

The APN or PA plans, coordinates and implements patient care specific to the age of the population served and within the clinical scope and specialty area of the APN or PA as designated by their respective certifying bodies and as delegated by their collaborating or supervising physician. The nurse practitioner shall provide patient care according to the protocols agreed upon by St. Mary's Hospital and SSM Health Medical Group. Will be working in an general orthopedic surgery office with patients of adult age.

Position is Monday - Friday with the hours 8 am - 5 pm.

The position is an exempt salaried position with compensation based on experience.


Position Requirements (General):

EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree for PA-C, Master's Degree for APN

CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, BONDING: PA-C - Nationally Certified Physician and Illinois Licensed Physician Assistant or NP/CNS - RN and Nationally Certified as NP and Illinois License Advanced Practice Nurse


SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Able to assess the needs of the customer and effectively meet their needs.

Department Specific:

Continuing education as determined by state licensure requirements and recredentialing/licensing organizations. Maintain collaborative/supervisory agreements as required. Provides general orthopedic care to patients.

Organization: SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital – Centralia

Primary Location: Illinois-Centralia-SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital – Centralia

Job: Advanced Practitioner

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: 16014608