Acute Care NP/Physician Assistant - Critical Care

Northeast Georgia Health System is seeking to add an exceptional Acute-Care Advanced Practice Provider to their growing Critical Care team. Acute-Care Advanced Practice Providers with a passion for excellence in patient care, equally competent clinical skills, and are team oriented should apply.

Education, Training, & Experience

  • 3-5 years’ experience with NP/PA License Required
  • Board Certification via AANP or AANC required for Nurse Practitioners
  • Board Certification via NCCPA required for Physician Assistants
  • Acute Care Certification REQUIRED for Nurse Practitioners
  • ACLS required; ATLS & FCCS Certification highly preferred
  • Proficiency in applying advanced concepts, principles and advanced clinical techniques in an Acute Care environment. A diverse background with prior experience working in a designate trauma facility and/or acute/critical care setting.  eICU experience a plus also.

Critical Care Overview

  • Join a group of 7 physicians and 7 advanced practitioners that cover in two locations: Gainesville and Braselton
  • 3 12-hr shifts; Candidate must be able to cover days and nights. Preference for nights a plus.
  • Collaboratively functions as an Acute Care Advanced Practitioner in a MICU, CCU and STICU – with the potential to provide coverage at Braselton Hospital – along with double and triple boarded Intensivists and other clinical staff by providing leadership and incorporating the role of clinical expert, role model, consultant, educator and practitioner, in conjunction with providing clinical expertise to patients, families, colleagues and other clinical staff via direct or indirect patient care. AP also collaborates with Acute Care Team by conducting comprehensive health assessments, to manage acute, chronic, complex and co morbidity illnesses/patients by assessing, evaluating, developing and implementing high quality patient care plans.
  • AP will perform complex procedures including, but not limited to: Insertion of Central Lines, Arterial Lines, Arterial Catheters, Pulmonary Artery Catheters/Central Venous Catheters, Dialysis Catheters, Chest Tubes, Bronchoscopes, Intubation/Extubation, etc.
  • EMR Platform - EPIC


Benefits of Working at Northeast Georgia Health System

  • Excellent Compensation and Benefits package
  • Relocation Available
  • Malpractice Coverage Provided
  • NGHS is a Teaching Hospital with a growing GME program 
  • America’s 50 Best HospitalsHealthgrades
  • Recognized in recent years as Georgia’s #1 Hospital for overall hospital care, overall surgical care, heart care, orthopedic surgery, women’s care and more
  • Thriving economy, low cost of living, and Award Winning Schools
  • Endless Outdoor Activities including hiking, biking, and world-class water sports on Lake Lanier  

Northeast Georgia Health System – Dramatically Different

Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG), one of the largest multi-specialty groups in Georgia, brings together more than 400+ talented physicians and advanced practitioners representing 30 specialties at over 70 locations. NGPG is affiliated with Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS), which serves more than 1,000,000 people in more than 13 counties across the region.  As part of NGHS, patients of NGPG have a direct connection to Northeast Georgia Medical Center’s three hospital campuses in Gainesville, Braselton and Barrow County.  Learn more about our awarded services at

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