Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Ketchikan, Alaska

The state of Alaska is truly a unique destination.  The community here will treat you like family and you will make a difference in your practice.  Here is why you need to experience Ketchikan, Alaska:

*Housing with world class views!  No matter where you live there the views are sure to be extraordinary.

*The people of Ketchikan are warm, engaging and welcoming.  Those who are new to Ketchikan are amazed at how easy it is to get involved in the community.

*It’s the “Salmon Capital of the World.”  Huge runs of salmon migrate from the ocean in to the local waters.  Come experience world class fishing and catch a 30lb King Salmon on your lunch break!

*Kayak the local waters and enjoy some of the most scenic views in the world.  Don’t forget to make your way to the seven state parks on the island, too!

*Art and Culture: Home to a diverse population of artists that captures Alaska’s beauty and cultural attributes.  You’ll also find frequent theater and musical performances all year long!

*Enjoy incredible seafood cuisine:  Not only is the salmon fresh, restaurants serve up some of the best halibut, crab, shrimp, oysters and clams- all of which are locally sourced.

*We are only a 90 minute flight from Seattle.  Take one of the many daily direct flights on Alaska Airlines 737 jet to the lower 48.

*Schools in Ketchikan are very good.  The city offers educational alternatives with two charter schools and an alternative high school.  The island also has a University of Alaska Southeast campus.

 

Practice & Hospital Highlights

*Group includes 5 physicians, one NP, nurse care coordinators, social work and other support staff

*This position offers variety.  Work in a traditional outpatient primary care setting along with same-day appointments and urgent care

*No call required

*Compensation up to MGMA 75%

*Patient load averages 16-18 per day

*Ideal opportunity for those who want to practice rural medicine

*Summer of 2016 will showcase our $60 million hospital renovation project including brand new patient rooms, equipment and more

*Hospital based day care for employees

*Named one of the top critical access hospitals in the U.S.

*The medical center is located directly on the water which provide incredible views

*Exemplary performance in multiple areas including surgical care, pneumonia, heart failure and more

Contact:

Danny Keo 

PeaceHealth  | 1115 SE 164th Ave, Dept. 358  |  Vancouver, WA 98683

office: 360-729-1009 | mobile 971-404-6681 | fax 360-729-3338

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