Envision is searching for a Full-Time Emergency Medicine Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to become apart of our prestigious practice at Raulerson Hospital located in Okeechobee, Florida. Quality candidates must be Board Certified National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) or American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) with at least 12 months of current ED experience as well as current with Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) to be considered.
If you are looking for a quaint, progressive community, you'll feel right at home here in Okeechobee! Raulerson Hospital is a 100-bed acute care facility providing the community of Okeechobee and the surrounding areas a full range of medical, surgical and emergency services. This Emergency Room is comprised of 11 beds including 3 in fast-track and sees an annual patient volume of 30,000. Raulerson Hospital has an approximate admission rate of 20% and has an active partnership with its sister facility with a close proximity for Trauma, OB, Neurosurgery, Vascular Surgery and Pediatric support/transfers. It also provides 24 hours of physician coverage as well as 24 hours of Advanced Practice Professional coverage.
Okeechobee provides an escape from the hustle and bustle with convenience to Florida attractions and beaches within a short drive. Okeechobee is just 35 miles west of the City of Port Saint Lucie, 60 miles Northwest of West Palm Beach, 90 miles south of the greater Orlando Metro area and 75 miles Northeast of I-75 in Fort Myers. So whether it's landing a trophy fish or just the relaxing view of a variety of Florida's wildlife in their natural habitat waking up to a cool sunrise breeze, you'll fall in love with this quaint and charming city of Okeechobee.