Nurse Practitioner - Center for Public Health M-F (8am - 5pm)

Open Date 8/30/2017
Division Tower Health Medical Group
Description Tower Health is seeking aFamily Medicine Nurse Practitioner to join the Center for Public Health.

The position will include primary care for patients in our Ryan White HIV Center as well as STD testing for at risk individuals. The nurse practitioner will work collaboratively with Infectious Disease and Family Medicine Physicians as well as other support programs and staff. Previous experience with HIV care is preferred, but will consider an applicant with strong community medicine background. Occasional public speaking is required.

Hours will be Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm. Candidate selected will be a graduate of a Family Nurse Practitioner program, licensed in the state of PA. HIV certification is required within 3 years of hire.

We are within easy driving distance to major metropolitan areas such as Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington, DC and New York City. In addition, Berks County offers a wide variety of cultural and community arts, sporting events like minor league hockey and baseball, local wineries, shopping malls and gourmet restaurants. Outdoor activities include the National Scenic Appalachian Trail, two state parks and lakes for boating, swimming and even ice fishing and skating in winter. Excellent school and robust activities make this an ideal location to raise a family.
Position Requirements

Hours will be Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm. Candidate selected will be a graduate of a Family Nurse Practitioner program, licensed in the state of PA. HIV certification is required within 3 years of hire.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Special Notes Previous experience with HIV care is preferred
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system offering 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 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 comprehensive physicians network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our patients benefit from access to a broad range of services, all here in our region. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery & 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
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