Tower Health

  • Nurse Practitioner Occupational Health (Per-Diem)

    Job Locations US-PA-Pottstown
    Requisition ID
    2018-23254
    Hospital
    Pottstown Hospital
    Shift
    4-Day/Evening
    Department
    Occupational Health
    Category
    Advanced Practitioner
    Hours per week
    8
    # of Openings
    1
    Position Type
    Per Diem
  • Overview

    Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

     

    With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

     

    Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

     

    At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.

    Responsibilities

    Pottstown Hospital is looking for a Per diem Family Nurse Practitioner to join our busy Occupational Health Services Department. In this role the Nurse Practitioner conducts administrative and clinical activities including:

    • Promotion, protection and restoration of worker's health
    • Provide Case Management services
    • Injury and Care treatment
    • Conducts physical examinations and drug screens under the direction of the Medical Director
    • Provides other on-site services

    Qualifications

    Education:

    • Graduate of an approved school of professional nursing
    • Master of Science in Nursing

    License/Certifications:

    • Current Pennsylvania CRNP license
    • Current Pennsylvania RN License
    • ANCC Certification and an Adult or Family Nurse Practitioner
    • Current Healthcare Provider CPR certification (required)

    Experience/Skills:

    • Knowledge of legal parameters in Occupational Health
    • Previous experience in occupational medicine (preferred), will consider previous experience in an outpatient setting.
    • Experience using an electronic medical record system (preferred).

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