Occupational Medicine Advanced Practice Provider (NP/PA)

Blaine, MN

Requestion Number: OCCUP001489

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Posted on October 14, 2021

Personal Growth. Expansion. Teamwork. Innovation. Be a part of a truly patient-first environment and an organization that cares about their employees.

Under the supervision of a physician, the Occupational Medicine Advanced Practice Provider (PA/NP) conducts a wide variety of evaluation and examination duties for the employees of client companies, including injury and illness assessment and pre-placement and fitness-for-duty examinations.  The Occupational Medicine Advanced Practice Provider also participates in the development and maintenance of educational and preventive programs related to occupational health.

This is a full-time opportunity primary based at the Blaine - MN Occupational Health Campus.  Training will occur at the St. Paul/Midway MOH Campus.  Flexibility to travel to other MOH/Summit locations as needed.  

  • Performs and oversees episodic care for employees of client companies.
  • Assists with the development and oversight of on-site employer services.
  • Conducts fitness-for-duty and pre-placement physical examinations.
  • Deals in the prevention of work-related injuries, illnesses and disabilities.
  • Re-examines disability cases periodically to verify progress.
  • Advises regarding community health and health-related policy issues such as benefits and product safety values.
  • Provides professional expertise to the occupational health program to include development and review of medical standards, policies & procedures, scope, direction and planning.
  • Participates in activities that are intended to maintain and increase market share companies as clients, including regular client relationship-building site visits.
  • Works within legal scope of practice and consults with physicians on patient care as appropriate.
  • Performs other duties, as assigned.

Summit Orthopedics, Ltd.,  provides the Twin Cities and Greater Minnesota with the full spectrum of orthopedic care including sub-specialty clinics, walk-in care at our OrthoQUICK clinics, imaging, bracing, therapy, surgery, and post-surgical stays at our Care Suites. Our expert team of physicians, surgeons, physician assistants, certified athletic trainers and therapists are part of the 800+ employees who partner to provide quality care designed to support a healthier, more active lifestyle.

 

Summit Orthopedics is committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations of federal, state and local governing boards and/or agencies.

Skills

  • Required: Basic Life Support

Education

  • Required: Masters in Physician Assistant
  • Required: Masters in Nurse Practitioner

Experience

  • Required: Bachelor’s degree and successful completion of an accredited physician assistant or nurse practitioner program Certification by the NCCPA or AANPCB Licensure or eligible for licensing as a Physician’s Assistant or Nurse Practitioner in the State of Minnesota.

Licenses & Certifications

  • Required: Registered Nurse
  • Required: Cert Physician Assistant