Are you ready for a remarkable opportunity to make a meaningful impact on patients and your community? Healthy Connections, a thriving healthcare network dedicated to serving children and adults across Arkansas, is eagerly seeking a dedicated Family Nurse Practitioner (APRN) for our soon-to-open Sheridan clinic in the Leikay Center. In this role, you will deliver comprehensive primary care and family medicine services to patients spanning all age groups. Experience in Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) is highly valued as we address the opioid addiction challenge in Arkansas. We are searching for an individual who will become an integral part of our community for the long term. Occasional travel to assist with clinic coverage in Malvern may be necessary.
Since 1998, Healthy Connections Community Health Network has been at the forefront of providing healthcare services to children and adults in our communities. Our mission is to offer essential health, dental, behavioral health, and social services to families from diverse backgrounds. Joining our team means becoming part of a compassionate and dedicated healthcare network deeply committed to community well-being.
Why Choose Healthy Connections?
As an approved NHSC (National Health Service Corps) site, we don’t just provide healthcare; we empower you to achieve your career goals. Our health workforce incentive programs, including scholarships and loan repayments for eligible candidates, show our commitment to investing in your future. At Healthy Connections, you’ll not only deliver essential healthcare services but also nurture your potential in a supportive environment.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Your role as a Family Nurse Practitioner (APRN) will encompass a wide range of patient services, reflecting our core values. You will conduct comprehensive assessments, gather medical, social, and family histories, and design treatment plans tailored to individual therapeutic goals, including MAT when necessary. Your responsibilities will also involve patient counseling and education, fostering a collaborative healthcare environment.
In addition to direct patient care, you will actively contribute to our healthcare initiatives, such as Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) and Meaningful Use (MU), aligning your work with the highest care standards. Your expertise will extend to diagnosing acute and chronic illnesses, ordering lab and x-ray studies, and formulating and initiating patient management plans. When specialized care is required, you will make referrals, ensuring patients receive the necessary treatment and support.
What We Offer
- Competitive Salary
- Medical and Dental Insurance
- 401K Retirement Savings Account
- Vacation and Sick Leave
- Four-Day Workweek
- And More
To be considered for this role, candidates should have:
- Graduation from an accredited school of nursing or a recognized Nurse Practitioner program.
- Arkansas APRN licensure.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
- CPR and ACLS training within 9 months of employment.
- DEA licensure.
- Experience in fulfilling the duties of this position.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office products and network systems.
- Excellent organizational, written, and customer service skills.
- The ability to establish effective working relationships and problem-solve independently.
Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider
Healthy Connections is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider. If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at USDA Complaint Form, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442.
Join Our Fast-Growing Healthcare Family
At Healthy Connections, we believe that exceptional healthcare begins with exceptional people like you. As a Family Nurse Practitioner (APRN) on our team, you won’t just provide vital healthcare services; you’ll become an integral part of a community-focused organization dedicated to making a real difference.
Join us in our journey of growth and impact, where your skills, compassion, and dedication will be celebrated and nurtured. Together, we’ll continue to elevate the standard of care and build a healthier future for our communities. If you’re ready to embark on a rewarding career path with boundless opportunities for personal and professional growth, we invite you to join our fast-growing healthcare family at Healthy Connections.