Temporary Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
About the Opportunity
The Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner (PA or NP), under the
supervision of a physician, serves as a primary medical care
provider to Northeastern University students. The PA or NP
diagnoses and treats acute and chronic disease and provides
preventive care and health education as well as performs health
screenings. The PA or NP participates in quality assessment of the
work of the health center, collaborates with the health care team
and serves as a resource to the nurses and medical
This is a temporary and part-time role. This role is needed to
cover the following shifts:
- Saturdays 12pm-4pm
- Tuesdays and Thursdays 4pm-8pm
- Preference for candidates with availability to work
- Other shifts may also available
- Certificate of Registration as Physician Assistant or Nurse
Practitioner in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (For Physician
Assistant - Bachelor's degree and graduation from Physician Asst.
training program certified by the Board of Registration of
Physician Assistants and passing of the certifying examination of
the National Commission on Certification of Physician
- Massachusetts and Federal DEA certificates required.
- Prior experience in primary care, particularly in student
health is highly desirable.
- Previous triage experience for acute medical issues is
- Excellent interpersonal skills to include effective
interviewing and counseling skills.
- Must be able to use tact, discretion, and sensitivity in
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Must be able to work cooperatively with all University Health
and Counseling Center staff and community-based hospitals and
health care providers.
Northeastern University considers factors such as candidate work
experience, education and skills when extending an offer.
Northeastern has a comprehensive benefits package for benefit
eligible employees. This includes medical, vision, dental, paid
time off, tuition assistance, wellness & life, retirement- as
well as commuting & transportation. Visit https://hr.northeastern.edu/benefits/
for more information.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking
to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and
staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its
forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect
that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, religion,
color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability
status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable
To learn more about Northeastern University's commitment and
support of diversity and inclusion, please see
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