JOHN PETER SMITH HEALTH NETWORK

Emergency Medicine Lead Advanced Practice Provider

Service Line: Emergency Medicine

Location: Fort Worth, Texas  |  Volume: 130,000

Position: Full-time w/ benefits

Status: Employee

Hospital

JPS Hospital serves as the only level 1 trauma center for Tarrant County, as well as a comprehensive level 1 stroke center, that encompasses a population of approximately 2.5 million and the surrounding 200 mi radius area.  JPS is a teaching/county facility that cares for over 130,000 patients per year.  

JPS Health Network

1500 South Main Street, Fort Worth, TX 76104

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Emergency Department

  • Admission Rate: 23% 
  • Patients/Hour: 2.0
  • Capacity: 
    • 70 room ED
    • Approximately 15 additional overflow care spaces 
  • Shift Coverage: 
    • APP:
      • Up to 73 hours of coverage per day 
      • Shifts vary from 8 to 12hour shifts 
      • Call is required once per month
  • Documentation:  
    • EPIC EMR
    • Scribe Services Available

Required Qualifications

  • Must have a minimum of 2 years of Emergency Department practice experience as a board-certified Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant, post-graduation to be considered.  
  • Practice experience in a similar environment or fast-paced setting preferred 
  • The ideal candidate will have previous leadership experience or demonstrated leadership responsibilities 
  • Willing to work varied shift rotation and overnight shifts 
  • Texas Medical License and DEA certification 

Job Responsibilities

  • Provides administrative supervision of the APP staff 
  • Oversees and manages coverage schedules for the APP staff 
  • Conduct annual performance reviews 
  • Conducts regular team meetings and attends weekly leadership meetings 
  • Promotes continued education amongst the APP team 

Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K with safe harbor company match, $2,500 CME/Business Expense Reimbursement 
  • Occurrence-based malpractice coverage 

Community

Offering both big-city excitement and quiet suburban living, the Fort Worth metropolitan area has an interesting mix of Texas pride and cosmopolitan attractions. Fort Worth possesses numerous cultural and entertainment attractions, including the nationally-ranked Fort Worth Zoo, a world-class museum district, the Bass Performance Hall, the Historic Stockyards District, Sundance Square, and the Texas Motor Speedway.

For more information contact:

Jennifer Bullard, Recruiter
jbullard@ies.healthcare | (c) 214.794.9065 | (p) 469.420.5503
www.ies.healthcare