Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Neuro/Stroke Nurse Practitioner
Mercy Medical Group, a multi-specialty group with more than 450 healthcare providers in the Sacramento region, is looking to add a nurse practitioner to its busy Neurology department.
We are looking to add a NP with a background in Neurosciences, preferably with prior program development experience. Responsibilities will include inpatient acute stroke care as a member of the Vascular Neurology Service and ambulatory care in the Vascular Neurology Clinic. This person will participate in multidisciplinary stroke team and staff education programs, actively screen patients for ongoing CVA/TIA trials, respond to the Emergency Department to consult on suspected TIAs and strokes, develop a follow-up care plan coordinating with the patients primary care provider or Neurologist. This will also involve coordination of an outpatient neurology clinic both for new consults of suspected TIA patients, as well as, follow-ups on previously diagnosed TIA patients.
This opportunity offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package, including bonus potential and a very desirable retirement plan.
Mercy Medical Group is a service of Dignity Health Medical Foundation. Dignity Health Medical Foundation is affiliated with Dignity Health, one of the leading healthcare systems in the country.
Mercy Medical Group
Mercy Medical Group (MMG) is a dynamic, growing organization with a long-standing history of providing exceptional medical care in the Sacramento area. MMG is a large multi-specialty medical group of 460+ providers comprised of primary care physicians, specialists in more than 30 medical and surgical specialties, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners. These professionals provide seamless primary and specialty care, working together to meet the unique needs of each individual patient. The group is affiliated with Dignity Health, one of the leading healthcare systems in the country.
Nestled in beautiful Northern California, Sacramento is one of the fastest growing cities in the nation and one of the most affordable places to live in state. The area offers a wide variety of activities to enjoy, including fine dining, shopping, biking, boating, river rafting, skiing, or attending one of many different cultural events. Because of its central location, Lake Tahoe, San Francisco, the vineyards of Napa Valley, and the historical Gold Rush towns of the foothills are all within easy driving distance.
We know that humankindness is powerful medicine. After more than a century of experience, we’ve learned that modern medicine is more effective when it’s delivered with compassion. We are successful because we know that the word care is what makes health care work.At Dignity Health, our humankindness is extended to every member of the team. We take a holistic approach to letting our people know that they truly matter. We chose the name Dignity Health because the value of dignity is woven into the fabric of our culture. Our mission, vision and values were all formed out of the recognition of the inherent dignity of each person. It also represents our commitment to delivering excellent medical care to all, to advocating on behalf of the poor and to partnering with others to improve the quality of life.We offer a supportive, collegial environment, with a staff that’s passionate about bringing the very best practices to patient care. We are an organization committed to facility infrastructure, the latest technology and effective communication. Most of all, you will discover the spirit, idealism and family-friendly environment that comes with a mission driven, not-for-profit healthcare o...rganization."Hello humankindness starts with the proven idea that human connection leads to better health."