Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Gundersen Health System, based in La Crosse, Wisconsin, is currently recruiting for a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join our hospital based Critical Care Unit. This is a rare opportunity to join a well-established team of 13 physicians. This is a 1.0 FTE position working four 10 hour shifts per week, shifts will rotate based on census and could include overnights. No call is required outside of scheduled 4 days per week. Position offers the ability to work with both medical and surgical patients including procedure work, all work will be hospital based.
A physician-led, not-for profit healthcare system
Located throughout western Wisconsin, northeastern Iowa and southeastern Minnesota caring for patients in 21 counties
A regional referral center with regional hospitals
A teaching hospital with 325 beds and a Level II Trauma and Emergency Center
Repeatedly named among the top 50 hospitals in the nation, placing us in the top one percent
The designated Western Academic Campus for the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health
Environmentally responsible, the first health system to achieve energy independence in October 2014
Gundersen is an award winning, physician-led, integrated health system, employing nearly 500 physicians and 300 associate medical staff. We are a teaching hospital, with excellent support for research. Gundersen offers a competitive salary, generous benefits, including CME time and monetary allowance, retirement plan and more. A rewarding practice and an excellent quality of life awaits.
La Crosse, WI is a beautiful area nestled in the driftless region of Wisconsin between the bluffs and the Mississippi River Valley. The area affords many opportunities for outdoor activities including biking, hiking and water sports. This is a family friendly community with great public and private schools. La Crosse is also home to three college campuses including University of Wisconsin -; La Crosse, Viterbo University and Western Technical College. It is just a short two hour dive to the greater Madison or Minneapolis metropolitan areas.
Must have completed an accredited program and be eligible to obtain a license to practice in our multi-state region with no restrictions or limitations. Advanced practice clinicians work under the direct supervision of a physician. Clinician staff may need to provide outreach service as part of their role in the system. Teaching students, residents, fellows or clinical staff is cornerstone to our Medical Education philosophy and an expectation of all clinicians.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Internal Number: JR-657
About Gundersen Health System
At Gundersen Health System, combining the right amount of love with the best medicine is our specialty. We don't just care for you when you're hurt or sick, we take extra steps to keep you as healthy as possible. And, we pay attention to the little things that matter most in your life, trying to make your experiences with us just a little bit better. For us, it all adds up to Love + Medicine. It's who we are…it's what we do…it's why our local communities have relied on us for decades.
* Physician-led, not-for profit healthcare system
* 22-county service area throughout western Wisconsin, northeastern Iowa and southeastern Minnesota
* Regional referral center with 5 affiliate hospitals
* Teaching hospital with 325 beds and Level II Trauma Center
* 30-bed Inpatient Behavioral Health center
* Western Academic Campus for the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health
* Consistently ranked among America's Top Hospitals for Quality and Patient Satisfaction
* First health system to offset 100% of fossil fuel energy use through locally generated energy
* No. 1 employer in La Crosse County, Wis.