WellStar Health System Nurse Practitioner - Neurosciences in Marietta, Georgia

Job Title:

Nurse Practitioner - Neurosciences

Job ID:

MG-1086221

City:

Marietta, GA

Facility:

Medical Group

Employment Type:

Regular

Full/Part Time:

Full-Time

Shift:

Nights

Department:

WMG Neurosciences

Description:

WellStar Health System, the largest health system in Georgia, is known nationally for its innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. As a not-for-profit, WellStar continues to reinvest in the health of the communities it serves with new technologies and treatments. The health system consists of WellStar Medical Group, 240 medical office locations, outpatient centers, health parks, a pediatric center, nursing centers, hospice and homecare, as well as 11 inpatient hospitals. With our approximately 20,000 team members, WellStar remains committed to its Employer of Choice strategy that has led to numerous accolades for work-life balance, including being named to Fortune magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For list for the past three years.

WellStar is the first United States integrated healthcare network for multiple diseases to be awarded certification from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO).

We believe WellStar is the premier choice for patients and physicians.

WellStar Medical Group is seeking an experienced Acute Care Nurse Practitioner to join our well established inpatient neurology / neuro critical care practice. This is a nocturnist position, working 15 night shifts per month at WellStar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta, Georgia.

Neurology experience preferred, ACNP certification required.

Kennestone Hospital provides comprehensive neurological care with 24/7 neurointerventional, neurosurgical, neuroradiology and neurology services. The facilities include a 23 bed integrated neurological ICU, the busiest emergency room in the state of Georgia with over 2,000 patients with stroke presenting to the health system. The Neuroscience group is supported by midlevel providers, stroke coordinator, research coordinators and an integrated physician core group of neurosurgeons and neurologists. The WellStar Research Institute supports physician initiated, NIH and industry sponsored clinical trials.