Seattle, Washington \- Seeking an excellent nurse practitioner to provide care to Bariatric Surgery and weight loss management patients\. Full\-time position\. Outpatient care only\. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits\. Join a dynamic and collegial team atSwedish First Hill's busy Bariatric service,with occasional coverage at Swedish Issaquah\.Duties include performing physical exams, interpreting lab results, prescribing and managing medication, and performing pre\-operative evaluations\. The NP will also provide focused counseling related to weight management, including diet and physical activity\.
The Swedish First Hill campus is a 697\-bed, general medical and surgical hospital located in downtown Seattle\. As the largest of Swedish's five hospitals, First Hill is considered the main Swedish campus\. In addition to the hospital and emergency department, the First Hill campus is home to the Swedish Cancer Institute and the Swedish Orthopedic Institute\. The hospital provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services including the area's largest childbirth center, NICU and specialty pediatric care\.
Seattle is the Pacific Northwest's largest urban center \(metro population 3\.25 million\), with world\-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system\. The city hugs magnificent Puget Sound and offers Olympic and Cascade mountain views to the north, east and south\. Seattleites are famously fond of the outdoors, fresh seafood and good coffee\.
Swedish Health Services, a not\-for\-profit health system based in Seattle, operates five renowned hospitals and more than 100 medical clinics offering primary and specialty care\. Swedish isa partner organization of the Providence St\. Joseph Health \(PSJH\) family\. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Swedish offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models\.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Non\-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well\-being of each person we serve\.
Since 1910, Swedish has been a hallmark of excellence\. Swedish has grown to become the largest non\-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with 11,000 employees, more than 2,800 physicians and 1,700 volunteers\. Swedish is committed to being the best place to receive care, and also the best place to work\. We reward our employees with generous compensation and benefits, individualized orientation, education and a supportive work environment\. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer\. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law\.
Job Category: Advance Practice Nursing / Clinical Nurse Specialist