Carle Health is seeking an experiencedAPP to join our Mobile Health Clinic (MHC) in the Bloomington-Normal, Illinois area. In this challenging and rewarding role, the APP works with a team of physicians, APPs, nurses, medical assistants, social workers, and other supportive team members to address common, urgent and complex care issues.
Position Details Include:
Works with the MHC team to provide:
-Comprehensive, patient/family-centric care to people of all ages within the community
-Diagnose and treat acute health care problems such as illness, infections, and injuries
-Wellness care, physicals, and immunizations (as well as maintaining the integrity of the VFC program)
-Chronic condition screening and education
-Point of Care lab testing and interpretation including POC
-Screening for social and environmental determinants of health
-Linkages to primary care and other community resources
-Community outreach activities
-Collaborative relationships with community partners
-Knowledgeable in child and adult immunization schedule
-Knowledgeable in basic Women's Health
Flexible schedule to support community events and need; schedule will be M-F / 9:00a-5:00pm, one weekend per month and occasional evening shifts in underserved neighborhoods/regions. In the event the MHC is not in operation (i.e. such as inclement weather), work may be reassigned to support a Carle convenient care location.
Demonstrates a deep understanding and respect for the community and people the team serves.
Master's degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant
Two years of clinical practice is preferred
Must be willing to obtain CDL
Experience/Additional Skills Required:
Experience providing care/support to all age groups and underserved populations; public speaking skills
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Current Illinois registered nurse license and advanced practice nurse/physician assistant licensure
Based in Urbana, IL, The Carle Foundation is a vertically integrated system with more than 9,500 employees in its five hospitals, multi-specialty physician groups, health plan and associated healthcare businesses including the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, the world’s first engineering-based medical school. Carle is proud to be named a Great Place to Work®. Carle Foundation Hospital and Carle BroMenn Medical Center hold Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest honor for nursing care and Carle Foundation Hospital (CFH) ranks as one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals™ by Healthgrades®.