SSM Health - Illinois seeks an Nurse Practictioner or Physician Assistant to join and established General Surgery practice with two other providers. This position will be affiliated with Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon, Illinois.
This is an employed position with SSM Health- Good Samaritan Hospital, a premier hospital system located in Mt. Vernon, Illinois, where easy access is available to St. Louis, Chicago, Evansville, Indianapolis, Louisville, Memphis and Nashville.
Highlights of the opportunity are:
Occurrence based malpractice insurance
Medical, dental & vision coverage
Short & long term disability insurance
Favorable vacation accrual with an additional 5 days of CME
403b with employer match and a deferred compensation plan
Graduate of an accrediated APN or PA program.
Board certification required if graduated.
would prefer a candidate with previous General Surgery experience either as an NP/PA or an surgical RN, but not required of the position.
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