Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant - Primary Care Rockwood Clinic is seeking experienced Physician Assistants or Nurse Practitioners to join our team- based care model with our dedicated Family Medicine and Internal Medicine providers at our expanding primary care locations. Our team-based care model pairs one or two Physicians with one or two APPs based on patient panel size and FTE to formalize a Care Team. Instead of a singular PCP, patients can identify with an entire team of providers aligned with a formalized process designed to improve access, promote timely responses to results and MyChart messages, improve quality outcomes, and improve professional fulfillment and sustainability for our providers. Participating Providers:
Collaborate on consistent approach to patient care.
Prioritize in-basket support based on patient needs and care team preferences.
Maintain adherence to standard team-based schedule template.
Engage with Triage RNs to provide clinical decision support for disposition inquiries.
Regularly review panel size to preserve access for new and existing patients. Participating Physicians:
Serve as supervising physician for team-based PAs.
Work collaboratively with care-team to manage all aspects of patient care. Participating APPs:
Utilize dedicated population health time to manage the team in-basket.
Incorporate care gap closure into every patient encounter. Requirements:
1+ year of clinical Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant experience
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.