Neurosurgery Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Harrisburg, PA

Pittsburgh, PA 15218

Employment Type: Permanent Specialty: Nurse Practitioner - Neurosurgery Job Number: 27726

Job Description

  • Experienced full-time Neurosurgical APP  to join our growing Neurosurgery  and Neuro-Interventional program.  Our Advanced Practice Providers play an integral role in helping to provide high quality, compassionate care to patients in our community. 

Practice Details:
  • Advancing Neurosurgical Program; cranial, spine, endovascular and peripheral nerve offerings.
  • Collegial team of 4 neurosurgeons, 4 APP’s
  • Outpatient clinic, inpatient rounding, neuro-interventional and OR responsibilities
  • Monday – Friday schedule with overnight and weekend call responsibilities shared equally
  • Epic EMR system-wide

Professional Skills
  • Two years of neurosurgical experience or three years of APP experience in another surgical specialty required
  • Prior experience with evaluation and treatment of patients with neurological disorders
  • Must be a graduate of an AMA approved Advanced Practice Provider program and be board certified by the appropriate entity. 
  • Current registration with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs
  • BLS certification required.  ACLS certification preferred.
  • ENLS education is required within the first year of employment.

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Health, life and disability insurance
  • Paid parental leave
  • Adoption assistance
  • Medical malpractice insurance
  • Cash Balance Plan
  • Defined contribution plan; 403(b) plan with employer match
  • CME allowance


·        Features both rural and suburban living and boasts an abundance of sports, arts, cultural events, and entertainment.

·        Close to historically significant areas such as Gettysburg and world-famous Hersheypark and Hershey's Chocolate World.

·        Offers top-rated public schools, blue-ribbon private schools, and some of Pennsylvania's top colleges and universities.

·        Area school districts are consistently ranked in the top 20% of Pennsylvania.

·        With affordable homes  —  a  composite cost of living index of 99.7, compared to 101.2 in Philadelphia — it's a great place to grow a career and family.

·        Listed among  “America's Most Livable Cities,” and ranked in U.S. News & World Report's “Best Cities to Live” in 2017, we are a two- to three-hour drive away from New York City, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C.

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