Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner
Catholic Health Initiatives - Dickinson, ND

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Job Summary:
To provide quality medical care to all patients. Accountable for providing high quality, cost effective patient care. Work in conjunction with and seek supervision from Staff Physicians and Medical Director.

Essential Duties:
Provide quality medical care to all patients presenting at facility with physician supervision as required.

Provide continuity of care for patients. Provides patient education. Instructs patient and family regarding medications and treatment instructions.

Review Laboratory, Radiology, and other patient testing results. Initial and date all reports being reviewed.

Complete Insurance Forms as required.

Participate in Quality Improvement activities.

Complete Patient Charts legibly and provide adequate documentation.

Respond to patients’ telephone questions and requests timely.

Demonstrates knowledge of and abides by federal and state regulations that apply to practice environment and infection control.

Perform physical examinations, record medical histories, and formulate accurate diagnoses under physician’s and Medical Director’s supervision. Review patient records. Establish presumptive diagnosis.

Effectively develop and implement patient care treatment plans.

Participate in the development and implementation of facility policies and procedures.

Uses Universal Precautions including personal protective equipment for anticipated contact with blood or other potentially infectious materials.


Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Completion of an accredited two- (2) year physician's assistant program required.

1 year of Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner experience preferred.

Currently licensed as a Physician's Assistant or Nurse Practitioner in this state.

Current BLS, ACLS and PALS certification required.

National certification preferred

Additional Responsibilities:
Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.

Adheres to and exhibits our core values:
Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us.

Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness.

Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community.

Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.

Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.

Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.

Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers


Nursing - Advanced Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Primary Location

ND-Dickinson-St Joseph's Hospital And Hlth



Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period


Weekends Required

Every Third


Full Time

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For Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), returning sick people to good health is more than a business -- it's a mission. Formed in 1996...