Adena Health System
Chillicothe, OH, United States
Adena Health is looking for a highly motivated Nurse Practitioner to join the Palliative Care team at Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe, OH. The selected candidate will join an outstanding team of one physician, two nurse practitioners, and dedicated social work and pastoral care support. This is an inpatient care position with an average number of patients per day ranges from 6-10 per provider. This Nurse Practitioner will take part in daily palliative care rounds that incorporates important updates from the team, and shared decision making for enhanced continuity of care. After a thorough onboarding process, this position allows the nurse practitioners to practice in an autonomous setting assuming care at time of palliative care consult through transition to discharge or end of life care. Candidates with experience in an inpatient palliative care setting is preferred, though additional experience in areas such as hospice and/or critical may also be considered.
This is a full-time employed position within the multispecialty Adena Medical Group. The position offers generous benefits and a highly competitive compensation package.
Schedule: Monday-Friday (8:00AM-4:30PM)
Rotation of evening/weekend call coverage
$10,000 sign on bonus
$15,000 relocation benefit
$2000/year for CME
Public Student Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) qualified
About Adena Health
Adena Health is an independent, not-for-profit and locally governed health organization that has been “called to serve our communities” for more than 125 years. With hospitals in Chillicothe, Greenfield, Washington Court House, and Waverly, Adena serves more than 400,000 residents in south central and southern Ohio through its network of more than 40 locations, composed of 4,500 employees – including more than 200 physician partners and 150 advanced practice provider partners – regional health centers, emergency and urgent care, and primary and specialty care practices. A regional economic catalyst, Adena’s specialty services include orthopedics and sports medicine, heart and vascular care, pediatric and women’s health, oncology services, and various other specialties. Adena Health is made up of 341 beds, including 266-bed Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe and three 25-bed critical access hospitals—Adena Fayette Medical Center in Washington Court House; Adena Greenfield Medical Center in Greenfield; and Adena Pike Medical Center in Waverly.
About South Central Ohio
Less than one hour from Columbus, Chillicothe is a metropolitan community that has attracted young entrepreneurs – as evidenced by taking a stroll through the city’s historic downtown district. With close proximity to both Columbus and Cincinnati (just two hours away), our community enjoys easy access to US 23 (north/south), US 35, and US 50 (east/west). About 60% of the population of the United States is located within a day’s drive from Ross County. Local industries, many of which are experiencing tremendous growth, have found the region to be a great place for cultivating and maintaining a skilled workforce. Located in the heart of southern Ohio, manufacturers have easy access to the Heartland Corridor to the north, the Ohio River to the south, and metropolitan areas. In addition, access to natural resources, scenic landscapes, and outdoor activities fosters an active and healthy lifestyle that makes recreation a part of your everyday life.