Provider Solutions + Development Orthopedic Nurse Practitioner in Missoula, Montana

Position Description

Missoula, Montana -- Seeking an experienced Orthopedic nurse practitioner. Part-time position (0.6 FTE). Three 8-hour shifts per week, with the potential to increase to 40 hours per week. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. Requirements include at least one year of experience in the inpatient or outpatient setting, strong knowledge of chronic disease processes and one to two years of previous orthopedic experience. Join a dedicated team at Providence St. Patrick Hospital’s orthopedic pre-op ambulatory clinic, where the majority of patients are getting total joint surgery for the hip, knee and shoulder. Main responsibilities include caring for pre-surgery patients by conducting a pre-op clearance for the surgery, a full physical exam, drawing blood work and an occasional EKG. This clinician will also round on patients in the hospital after surgery. Enjoy great work / life balance in the scenic beauty of western Montana.

Facility Description

Providence St. Patrick Hospital is a pillar of the medical and business community in western Montana. Our 253-bed tertiary center has been named a Top 100 Hospital by Thomson (formerly Solucient). We house the world-renowned International Heart Institute of Montana and collaborate with the University of Montana and others to leverage scientific expertise for the benefit of our patients.

Location Description

Missoula is a sophisticated university town of 65,000 located about halfway between Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks. The Clark Fork River runs through it, granite peaks surround it, and that famous Big Sky hangs over it all. In 2014 Outside Magazine named Missoula one of the top 10 Places to live. The area offers unlimited recreational opportunities (ski, paddle, fish or hike out your back door) and numerous cultural amenities, including a symphony and the Missoula Children'’s Theater, known worldwide for its great work with children in the performing arts. Missoula is a family-oriented community with great schools (elementary through university) and social activities year round. The climate is relatively mild; winters are warmer here than in much of the Midwest and Northeast. Summers are absolutely glorious, with long, adventure-inspiring days, starry nights and fresh mountain air.

Brand Description

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyone—especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.

Job ID Number: 8166
Facility Name: Providence St. Patrick Hospital
Location Name: Missoula, MT
Brand Name: Providence Health & Services
Provider Profession: Nurse Practitioner
Medical Specialty: Orthopedic General
Job Setting: Hospital
Type of Role: Clinical
Phone Number: 503-908-4063
Schedule: Part Time
CP: Yes
CB: Yes
NP: Yes
PA: Yes
HC: Yes


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