Optum

Independent Nurse Practitioner, Urgent Care - Scott Twp (Greentree), PA

Pittsburgh, PA

full-time
Outpatient

Careers with MedExpress. At MedExpress, we believe in delivering quality, convenient, affordable health care and exceeding our patients’ expectations. Our neighborhood medical centers are open every day from 8-8 with a full medical team and no appointments necessary to help patients get in, get healthy, and get back to what’s really important. We provide a broad scope of services including urgent care, basic wellness and prevention, and employer health services. As part of the Optum and UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we’re working together to help people live healthier lives and to help the health system work better for everyone. You can become part of our elite team almost anywhere with 250 MedExpress centers across the country and two administrative offices in Morgantown, WV and Pittsburgh, PA. Join us and start doing your life’s best work.(sm)

As a part of OptumCare, the largest network of medical groups in the nation, MedExpress is seeking a Full Time Independent Nurse Practitioner or Independent to join our team in Scott Twp (Greentree), PA. At Optum, we are transforming healthcare nationally while providing Physician-led care locally.

Position Highlights:

  • Open 8am- 8pm, 7 days per week
  • Providers typically work 12 hour shifts
  • Average patient load = 3-4 patients per hour
  • Full licensed medical team and support staff
  • Responsibilities include:
    • Suturing
    • Splinting
    • Initial interpretation with digital X-Rays
    • Incisions and drainage

Required Qualifications:

  • Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the ANCC/AANP
  • Nurse Practitioner with a current, unrestricted license in the state where the job will be performed
  • 2+ years of experience working independently
  • Unrestricted DEA license (or willing to obtain prior to start)
  • Must be CPR certified (or willing to obtain prior to start)
  • DOT certification (or ability to obtain within the first 60 days of employment)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Clinical experience working as a provider in an emergency medicine or urgent care setting
  • Willing and able to assist at other center locations in the area

Location Insights

  • A+

    Access to Restaurants

  • A

    Access to Parks

  • A

    Commute

  • A

    Overall

  • A-

    Access to Outdoor Activities

  • B

    Cost of Living

  • Total Population

    302,205

  • Median Rent

    $958

  • Median Home Value

    $125,000

  • Median Income

    $48,711

Posted April 11, 2024

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