Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Job Ref: 
Nurse Practitioner
Pain Medicine, Phys Medicine & Rehab
Providence St. Joseph Hospital - Eureka
California (CA)
Zip/Postal Code: 
United States
Practice Type: 
Hospital Employed/Based
Employment Type: 
Full Time
The Providence St. Joseph Hospital - Eureka is seeking a full-time nurse practitioner or physician assistant to join an inpatient palliative care team in northern California. This position will be part of the inpatient team consisting of two social workers and an RN supported by a physician. The ideal candidate will have experience working with interdisciplinary teams, is capable of independent work as well as a good communicator. There is a strong acute need within the community and the provider in this role will consult with hospitalists and intensivists about the care needs of patients. This is a great opportunity to join a mission-driven and team-oriented group while providing vital care services to patients across Eureka, California.
  • Monday to Friday schedule with no weekends
  • Inpatient only
  • Team-oriented practice
  • Palliative background is highly preferred

Where You'll Work

The first health care facility established by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange in 1920, Providence St. Joseph is a full-service, acute-care facility with two campuses: St. Joseph Hospital - Eureka and Redwood Memorial Hospital. As one of the area's largest employers, St. Joseph Hospital offers state-of-the-art care, including cardiac services in The Heart Institute, an accredited Cancer Program, Women's and Children's services in the Childbirth Center and the only Level II NICU on the North Coast.

Where You'll Live

Set among redwood trees on the shore of the pristine Humboldt Bay, Eureka is a family-friendly enclave that offers daily flights to/from San Francisco and Los Angeles. The seat of Humboldt County (pop 135,000), Eureka is a designated California Cultural Site for its commitment to arts, culture and historical preservation. Travel authority Lonely Planet named this seaside city its top recommended destination in 2018. If you love surfing, ocean kayaking, fishing, biking and hiking, you'll thrive here.

Who You'll Work For

Providence is a nationally recognized, comprehensive health care organization spanning seven states with a universal mission - to provide compassionate care to all who need its services, especially the poor and vulnerable. Its 119,000-plus caregivers/employees serve in 51 hospitals, more than 800 clinics and a comprehensive range of health and social services. Providence: one name, one family, one extraordinary health system.

Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran

Job ID Number: 19222

Facility Name: Providence St. Joseph Hospital - Eureka

Location Name: Eureka

Brand Name: Providence

Provider Profession: Nurse Practitioner

Medical Specialty: Palliative Care

Job Setting: Hospital

Type of Role: Clinical

Email: [email protected]

Phone Number: (707) 345-6036

Schedule: Full Time

CP: Yes

CB: Yes

NP: Yes


HC: Yes


YM: Yes

J1: No

H1B: No

Let's get in touch

If you have questions about this specific job or others, I'm all ears. Send me a note and we'll be one step closer to the right opportunity.

Patti M Olson

Provider Recruiter

(707) 345-6036

[email protected]

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(707) 345-6036

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